Stories tagged: omak
Mon., April 22, 2019
The Washington State Patrol said Eugene L. Layton failed to yield when making a left turn from state Route 97 onto Engh Road at about 2:45 p.m. His Buick Lucerne …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Authorities on Wednesday arrested a 23-year-old Omak man who allegedly made Facebook posts threatening to kill law enforcement officers, including Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018
Chanse Tepley and his 6-year-old brother were left unsupervised while playing at a neighbor’s home and wandered into a fenced area near a spillway at Conconully Lake around 2:30 p.m., …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
Omak Police reported two incidents of sharp pins found in Halloween candy on Thursday, according to a news release.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017
Jared Fudge admitted to killing an 82-year-old man with a machete and a sledge hammer, according to police, claiming he believed the victim was a demon.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016
An Omak, Washington, sawmill will pay $89,000 through a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for violating federal clean air rules.
Sun., July 24, 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has fined a lumber mill on the Colville Reservation $89,000 for repeated clean-air violations.
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
OMAK, Wash. – Mike McCann is used to pitching his tent among hundreds of others in a field. He’s used to waiting in line for dinner and a shower after …
Fri., March 28, 2014
OMAK – The Colville Confederated Tribes hopes to break ground in May on a $40 million casino resort with an 80-room hotel and a restaurant just south of Omak. When …
Sun., March 31, 2013
OMAK, Wash. – The Colville Indian Plywood and Veneer plant in Omak will restart operations this summer after shutting down more than four years ago when the recession hit the …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2013
An 88-year-old man was found dead Saturday night at his home at 33 Brooks Tracts just outside of Omak in Okanogan County.
Sun., March 13, 2011
OKANOGAN – An Omak man who fired one round, nearly hitting a convenience store clerk during a robbery two years ago, was sentenced to 14 years and three months in …
Thu., Sept. 17, 2009
OKANOGAN, Wash. – Police nationwide are on the lookout for Kino Michael Gomez, the man accused of killing a Black Diamond, Wash., music producer July 17 in Twisp. A nationwide …