The U.S. national average price for a gallon of gasoline has risen 0.5 cents per gallon over the past week, yet prices fell in Washington state.September 18, 2018 10:01 a.m. read more..
Public comment consumed most of the Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee’s meeting Thursday, Sept. 13.September 14, 2018 5:07 p.m. read more..
Cowboys and cowgirls may have taken home a money, buckles and bragging rights, but the true heroes of the 2018 Omak Stampede were our law enforcement officers.August 16, 2018 9:06 a.m. read more..
North Valley Hospital has a new wound care clinic for non-healing and complex wounds.August 9, 2018 3:24 p.m. read more..
Earlier this week I was driving through downtown Omak around 1:30 p.m. Usually at that time of day one can make it from south Omak up to Riverside Drive in just a couple of minutes. But Monday was an exception. As the car thermometer read 98 degrees and the sweat beaded from my forehead, I realized the cause of the delay. It is Stampede week.August 9, 2018 9:21 a.m. read more..
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued an excessive heath watch and red flag warning calling for low relative humidity at above normal temperate. “Triple digit heat is expected Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.August 8, 2018 midnight read more..
“That Little Ol’ Band from Texas,” known as ZZ Top, is bad and nationwide. But Sunday, the band was far from bad at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee. The group — comprised of Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard – brought its unique blend of Texas blues and rock music before a full stadium that kept fans on their feet throughout the 65-minute concert.July 31, 2018 1:03 p.m. read more..
In a little more than a week from now Okanogan County will be bustling with business, tourists and increased traffic as people from around the Northwest will flock to Omak for the Stampede and World-Famous Suicide Race, Aug. 9-12.July 31, 2018 12:31 p.m. read more..