Fire Central

Two dead in Bridgeport house fire

Fire investigators located two bodies inside the rubble of a house fire yesterday at 760 Old Highland Orchard Road, according to Douglas County Sheriff Kevin Morris.

September 19, 2018 8:24 a.m. read more..

Rain, cooler temperatures aid in fire fight

TWISP – Rain last weekend and forecasts for cooler temperatures and higher humidity recovery are helping firefighters get a handle on three wildfires in the western part of Okanogan County.

September 17, 2018 2:08 p.m. read more..


Coast-wide fishing agreement recommended

OLYMPIA – Representatives of the United States and Canada have agreed to recommend their governments approve new coast-wide fishing agreements under the Pacific Salmon Treaty.

September 25, 2018 10:33 a.m. read more..

Rail trail project ranked No. 1

REPUBLIC – A project proposed for the Ferry County Rail Trail ranks No. 1 with the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program grant program.

September 25, 2018 10:30 a.m. read more..

Man arrested after hitting garage

OMAK – A 26-year-old man was arrested early Saturday morning, Sept. 22, after allegedly leading an Omak Police officer on a chase and then running into a garage.

September 25, 2018 10:21 a.m. read more..

Okanogan gets wastewater award

OKANOGAN – An award was presented to the city by the state Department of Ecology for excellence in complying with wastewater treatment requirements.

September 25, 2018 10:17 a.m. read more..




Northcott album sample
Lauralee Northcott sings "Molly Terry" from her new album.



EDITORIAL: We have a new look

If you receive our Sunday newspaper (yes, The Chronicle produces a Sunday newspaper in conjunction with the Wenatchee World), you’ve likely noticed a subtle change with our newspaper.

September 19, 2018 midnight read more..

CENTER STAGE: Legends shine at casino

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of seeing two outstanding country music legends - Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis - in concert Saturday, Sept. 8, at Mill Bay Casino’s Deep Water Amphitheater in Manson.

September 17, 2018 4:44 p.m. read more..