Interim Police Chief Travis West told the city council his department is gearing up for active shooter response training, hopefully in conjunction with the Tonasket School District.February 28, 2018 10:15 a.m. read more..
State lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are pushing a bill to exempt themselves from public records requests.February 22, 2018 5:55 p.m. read more..
A former Tonasket High School basketball coach and his child have filed a lawsuit against the Tonasket School District, superintendent, athletic director, teacher and school board members for alleged discrimination, violation of the education amendments of 1972, and outrage.February 22, 2018 2 p.m. read more..
The Oroville Border Patrol Explorer hosted their annual winter survival training course Feb. 17 and 18 near Bonaparte Lake.February 22, 2018 9:52 a.m. read more..
The Okanogan County Noxious Weed Control Board will host a recertification class Feb. 22 at the Omak Theater, 108 N. Main St.February 14, 2018 10:15 a.m. read more..
The Senate voted 42-4 to approve a bill introduced by Sen. Shelly Short that would help patients have access to the health care benefits for which they have already paid for in their health plans.February 14, 2018 9:15 a.m. read more..
The American flag could see another star on it as work on the formation of a 51st state is gaining traction.February 14, 2018 midnight read more..
Under legislation passed today in the state House of Representatives, wolf relocation, a component of the state wolf conservation and management plan, may finally be used to bring relief to communities struggling with an abundance of wolves.February 13, 2018 9:18 p.m. read more..
Voters in the Omak School District are saying no to a proposed bond issue that would would generate $27.856 million to build a new middle school, according to initial election returns Tuesday night.February 13, 2018 8:25 p.m. read more..
If you’ve lived in Okanogan County for just about any length of time, chances are you’ve heard about the Washington State Nashville Country Star program.February 11, 2018 midnight read more..
Two Oroville High School juniors are seeking the 2018 Oroville May Festival Queen crown.February 9, 2018 6:06 p.m. read more..
The Keller Ferry will be out of service beginning at 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 until about 6 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, for routine engine maintenance.February 8, 2018 10:47 a.m. read more..
A pilot project before lawmakers would provide funding for six college districts to provide services for homeless students.February 7, 2018 3:04 p.m. read more..
A bill that would tax oil in pipelines to fund oil spill prevention planning passed out of a state Senate committee —but only after a proposed tax hike was dropped.February 7, 2018 2:55 p.m. read more..