More than 200 cases of confirmed influenza have been reported in the last two weeks
Okanogan boys hold off Chelan, win 58-36
State Department of Ecology prohibiting the use of wood-burning stoves and fireplaces in homes as winter storms are forecast to hit area
Casey Edward Murdock sentenced to five years in federal prison in connection with a Sept. 4 guilty plea
Albert Kassel remains employed by the state agency even as more than 100 Carlton Complex wildfire victims seek compensation for wildfire damages
Christopher James Carson to serve 70 months in federal prison for abusive sexual contact and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person
Forest Service Road No. 30 is an example of access issues facing those of us who enjoy recreating on publicly owned lands managed by a government agency. It makes you wonder how many public roads with prescriptive rights are now off limits, locked behind a government gate.
Site was formerly considered a hazard by state Department of Ecology officials
Bulldogs hold off late-charging Napavine Tigers
At the half, Okanogan leads Napavine 17-0
There are options for keeping up with the game if you couldn't get to Tacoma
Children learn about reptiles after hearing anti-drug, anti-alcohol message in Performing Arts Center
Gas prices in Okanogan, Omak and Riverside are among lowest in the region
Having a sustainable plan means striking a proper balance, rather than tipping the scales further toward environmentalism.
Smoke visible from Omak is from controlled burn, Mount Tolman fire officials say
Snowy Owl Theater to present movie Dec. 18
Christmas tree tags, permits still available in Colville, Newport and Ione.
Truck spilled potentially hazardous contents, Washington State Patrol reports
In the wake of the Carlton Complex wildfires, you’d think the only industry here in Okanogan County is tourism. It’s a narrative a self-serving group of state agencies want you and the world to believe.
I’m usually not much of a movie-goer. And I certainly don’t plan to sit around and watch TV when there is life to live and work to be done. But then there are times I can be such a geek. I can sit motionless in front of the big screen or the TV. And on occasion, I can even tune out my favorite hard-rock songs and tune into “Coast to Coast.” Last week was one of those weeks.
The bodies of a man, woman and child were found at the scene of a crash 15 miles east of town.
All three state title volleyball games in the Yakima SunDome ended in three sets.
The Warriors knock off top-ranked Sunnyside Christian to face Pomeroy for the state 1B volleyball title
The Cougars swept the Bulldogs in three sets, eliminating Okanogan from the state 2B volleyball tournament
Repubic Tigers leaving state 1B volleyball tournament without a trophy
Tigers to face Klickitat-Glenwood in Day 2 of the state 1B volleyball tournament tomorrow
Tigers, Bears dropped to consolation bracket after first-round losses in SunDome
It took four sets, but the Bulldogs defeated the Darrington Loggers in the opening round of the state 2B volleyball tournament
Almira/Coulee-Hartline advances to state 1B quarterfinals with victory over Naselle
Registered nurse's behavior leads to license suspension
State 1B/2B/1A volleyball tournament opens in Yakima SunDome tomorrow morning
Motorists should plan for an hour of added travel time Saturday and Sunday mornings
I’ve often voiced my concern over state agencies continuing to buy land in the name of habitat protection. But rural residents should also be aware of the economic pitfalls that will follow large acquisitions by environmental groups.
Almira/Coulee-Hartline, Brewster, Okanogan and Republic to compete in Yakima SunDome
Wind chill may make overnight lows feel like 0 degrees, the National Weather Service says
Alleged drunken driver facing charge in crash north of Wilbur
Her husband, Mark Kinkade, is facing a fourth-degree assault-domestic violence charge following a late Saturday night altercation
Hazardous Weather Outlook issued for The Okanogan; 20 percent chance of snow predicted Thursday
Last Friday, students statewide had an opportunity to participate in a mock election that included the same measures and congressional candidates as on the Nov. 4 general election ballot.
Dan Newhouse holds 3,034-vote lead over Clint Didier in early tally in race for 4th Congressional District seat
Colville tribal member Joe Pakootas concedes defeat in wake of incumbent's financial juggernaut
Kretz says he's glad the political season is over, noting it's time to get back to work
In the short six year’s I’ve been living here in Okanogan County, I’ve seen power rates increase, and then increase again. Now, it looks as though the Okanogan County Utility District wants me to dip into my wallet further.
Event occurred on Starr Road, between Pateros and Wells Dam
Stations restrict hours for winter, but will continue to provide all services
Two children treated for respiratory virus and discharged from hospital
Methow Ranger District still has debris piles to burn near the Eidelweiss area
Movie-goers will receive a script and goodie bags to be able to "participate" in the event
Officials want to hear from farmers and ranchers on how the Palouse River and Coulee City Rail Service can be improved
Inspection turns up cracked bridge column, prompting closure of highway less than a week after it reopened