A Stage 1 burn ban has been extended through 9 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, for the Methow Valley from Pateros to Mazama.
Additional donors are asked to step up and select tags from the Giving Tree, which benefits clients of the Support Center.
Additional donations of food and cash are sought to help Omak-Okanogan Christmas Basket Project organizers reach their goal of 200 baskets.
Collections to help local residents in need are wrapping up this week.
Several Tunk Valley residents are suing Okanogan County and others over actions they say imperils their water supply.
Several teachers from school districts serving Okanogan County and the surrounding area have received classroom grants from the North Central Education Foundation.
The annual Shop with a Cop program is set for this Saturday, Dec. 16.
The Senate Republican Caucus has announced appointments to 2018 Senate committees.
‘Tis the season for mistletoe, eggnog, twinkling lights and porch pirates.
Libby Harrison has been elected president of the Pateros Chamber of Commerce for 2018.