Flooding closes Black Canyon Road; high winds do minimal damage
Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a statewide emergency in the wake of Tuesday’s windstorm that cut a swath across the state Tuesday.
Father and son accused of killing grouse hunter
The murder trial of a father and son is expected to wrap up early this week, with an Okanogan County Superior Court jury then deciding their fate.
Displays placed in Tonasket stores
Youngsters from Tonasket Elementary School took part in a challenge — hosted by the U.S. Armed Forces Legacy Project — to decorate local storefronts with tributes to veterans.
An 11-hour stand off ended Friday night with the suspect taking his own life.
A Kettle Falls man was treated and released from Mid-Valley Hospital after his log truck overturned on Conconully Highway about two miles south of town last Tuesday.
Campos, Mills and Bourgeau bring experience to downtown Omak
A stylist for 17 years, Florencia Campos recently opened New Image Hair Salon to provide services for the hair needs of men, women and children.
A “Lawn Chair History Lecture” is planned at 2 p.m. Sunday at the new Matsura Rock River Overlook at the foot of Pine Street next to the Okanogan River.
North Valley board starts addressing residents’ concerns
Results from community forums are driving North Valley Hospital officials to discuss ways of expanding and sustaining quality care.
More money sought to fight blazes, avoid taking from other resources
The Obama administration and fire chiefs from around the country have announced plans to combat climate change impacts in the wildland urban interface, the area where uninhabited and populated lands meet.
An electrical outage under way to repair damage from the recent Okanogan Complex fire will take longer than expected.
What started out as a picnic table along the side of O’Neil Road and an abundant supply of nectarines has developed into a one-of-a-kind local market, selling everything from local coffee, to flash frozen Alaskan cuisine.
The Omak High School Pioneer Players drama club will stage a musical production of “Cinderella” Nov. 13-14 and Nov. 20-21.
Columbia River Quilt Guild honored World War II veteran Howard Picard with a special quilt.
A rock fall last weekend closed Hart’s Pass Road northwest of Mazama for the winter.
Tonasket man injured, airlifted to Wenatchee hospital
A local man is recovering after his tractor trailer overturned when it was struck by an airborne deer that had been hit by another vehicle Wednesday morning.