After more than a year of hard-fought negotiations, the state Legislature passed a bipartisan fix to the Hirst decision.
Omak District Councilwoman Melissa Louis-Williams has been expelled from the Colville Business Council.
Suspect removed from Job Corps Program after alleged threats of violence
A Pullman police commander’s son – who was arrested last summer in Ferry County – pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the death of a Pullman High School student.
U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray were among 13 Democrats that voted against a proposal aimed at making it easier to import lower priced prescription drugs from Canada.
Danielle Shawgo has been named clinical director at Okanogan Behavioral HealthCare, 1007 Koala Ave.
Deadline looms for Oh, Baby
A bill aimed at expanding access to broadband services in rural areas is before the state Senate.
State Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, has introduced legislation to help veterans in northeast Washington access the services and benefits they’ve earned.
An Omak man’s convictions for several felonies will stand, the state Court of Appeals for Division 3 has decided.
A “telephone town hall” meeting is planned Tuesday, Jan. 23, by 7th District legislators.
Seventh-graders compete in eighth-grade bracket
Mountain Lions coach guided girls to first, boys to second
Billygoats to take on wrestlers from Lake Roosevelt, Brewster and Liberty Bell
The 5-5 outside hitter led the state in serving last season
Mustangs winning for coach McFadden recovering from burns Seattle
Eli Klemmeck, an emerging illustrator in the Methow Valley, has been awarded Confluence Gallery’s winter/spring artist-in-residence spot.
The third annual Daddy Daughter Dance will be Feb. 10 in the Omak High School commons, 20 S. Cedar St.
Artists over the age of 18 residing in Grant, Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties may apply to a Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest exhibition.
As a fledgling Americana singer, Brittany Jean feared moving from the Midwest to Brewster in 2013 might be a career stopper.
A workshop on strategic planning in non-profit groups will be March 28.
I want to thank the Omak School District for that great Facebook live video they did last Jan. 4. It was very informative.
Far too often residents of Okanogan County and neighboring Ferry County seem to say there’s never much to do around the region.
Would you cast a yes vote for the upcoming Omak School District levy if you knew we would raise about a million dollars of local money that would be matched by $6 million from the state?
Last week’s snow storm was sure nice. Aside from the constant shoveling, slower traffic and increased burden, when the day’s work is done, it is nice to sit down with a hot cup of tea and watch the snowflakes fall.
Newspaper people, when they get called for jury duty, end up with something to write about even if they aren’t picked to sit on the jury.