Weather brings school delays, closures

Due to ice, freezing rain and snow storms several area schools are planning closures and delays for classes Thursday, Jan. 19. This list will be updated as information becomes available.

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More wet weather in the forecast

According to weather officials, more snow, rain and freezing rain is on tap for the foreseeable futures.

Winter storm warning issued

The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning, hazardous weather outlook and hydrologic outlook covering most of North Central Washington.

Burn ban issued for Okanogan, Stevens counties

A Stage 1 burn ban is under way in Okanogan County until at least noon, Monday, Jan. 9.

Keller Ferry out of service due to high winds

The Keller Ferry is open.

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North Country Pub burns early Nov. 29

Fire departments work fire for several hours

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Snow may delay holiday travels

If your Thanksgiving plans call for traveling over mountain passes this week, you may want to allow some extra time to reach your destination.

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Kennedy concedes race to Branch

Okanogan County Commissioner Sheilah Kennedy released a statement today congratulating challenger Chris Branch on his election win.

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Couple returns to home after minor fire

An early morning oil furnace mishap yesterday left an Elm Street home with only smoke damage.

4.2 magnitude earthquake hits near Oliver B.C.

OLIVER, B.C. – Residents throughout southern British Columbia and northern Okanogan County may have felt the rattle of a 4.2 magnitude earthquake this morning.

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Bail set for shooting suspect

Bail was set at $750,000 today in Okanogan County Superior Court for a Pateros man accused of attempting to kill the president and CEO of Gebbers Farms on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

KREM-2 weather man to broadcast from Brewster

KREM-2 Chief Meteorologist Tom Sherry will broadcast his 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. weather segments tomorrow live from town prior to the start of the Omak at Brewster football game.

Detectives interviewing suspect in Brewster shooting

BREWSTER — A 45-year-old Pateros man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of Cass Gebbers, president and CEO of Gebbers Farms.

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Pickens North wildfire reaches 600 acres

HAVILLAH - The Pickens North fire has burned an estimated 600 acres, according to the state Department of Natural Resources.

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Crews work to line Pickens North fire

HAVILLAH - The Pickens North fire has burned an estimated 600 acres, according to the state Department of Natural Resources.