With forests across the state still experiencing the effects of last year’s drought, state Department of Natural Resources Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark is asking residents to use additional caution to prevent wildland fires over the upcoming Memorial Day weekend and throughout the summer.
An event to commemorate the 75-year anniversary of Woody Guthrie’s River Songs will be Saturday, May 28 at Grand Coulee Dam.
NEW YORK – An episode of “Snapped” will feature the Lacey Hirst-Pavek murder case.
A local man escaped injury Tuesday, May 17, when his SUV plunged into a construction hole in an alley off Central Avenue.
Jeff Hardesty, principal at Tonasket High School, was named Oroville School District superintendent Monday, May 23, during a regular school board meeting.
Dog chained on front porch also perishes in blaze
One person has died in an early morning apartment fire Monday, May 23, at 101 N. Ash St.
Owners can have pets checked with simple blood test
A local veterinarian and public health officials are a bit concerned after a dog residing along the Kettle River near town tested positive for heartworms last week.
One person has died from an early morning apartment fire at 101 Ash Street.
While Smokey Bear was gearing up for his appearance in the annual Oroville May Festival grand parade Saturday morning, state Department of Fish and Wildlife officials were dealing with a real bear a few blocks away.
Students from Omak High School FFA competed in several contests during the state conference May 12-14 on the Washington State University campus.
Rattlesnake season has struck the Okanogan Valley.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for south central Okanogan County.
The sixth-grade royalty was awarded the coveted queen’s choice award Saturday during the town’s premiere grand parade.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook calling for scattered thunderstorms and heavy rains throughout most of Eastern Washington, including Okanogan County,
A book signing is planned for “Firestorm 2014: The Story of the Carlton Complex Wildfire” from 3:30-5:30 p.m. today, at The Chronicle office, 618 Okoma Drive.