Stories for October 2016


Monday, October 31

Sunday, October 30


Saturday, October 29

Friday, October 28


Thursday, October 27

School seeks veteran photos

The Tonasket High School ASB is seeking photographs of area veterans for a slideshow to be presented during a Veteran’s Day assembly, Thursday, Nov. 20.

October 27, 2016 11:32 a.m. read more..

3,895 pounds of chicken, pork bologna recalled

Gaiser’s European Style Provision Inc., a Union, N.J. company is recalling 3,895 pounds of chicken and pork bologna products due to misbranding, undeclared allergens, and being formulated with meat and poultry products that were not federally inspected, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced yesterday.

October 27, 2016 10:11 a.m. read more..

Wednesday, October 26


Saturday, October 22

Thursday, October 20

Candidates share opinions in Okanogan

OKANOGAN — Ten candidates for Okanogan County, Okanogan County Public Utility District and several legislative positions fielded questions Wednesday, Oct. 12, during a candidate forum.

October 20, 2016 8:01 p.m. read more..

County faces $87,000 bill for Rabidou lawsuit

OKANOGAN — Okanogan County was billed more than $87,000 for one month’s worth of legal fees related to a lawsuit filed against the commissioners by Court Administrator Dennis Rabidou and the county’s Superior Court.

October 20, 2016 7:57 p.m. read more..

Wednesday, October 19


820 (2016-406 Oct. 19, Nov. 9) TS #60128-25659-NJ-WA APN #3521200023 / 3521300044

(2016-406 Oct. 19, Nov. 9) TS #60128-25659-NJ-WA APN #3521200023 / 3521300044 Reference Number: 3106013 Abbreviated Legal: PT S1/2 SW 1/4, SEC 30 T35N R21E Grantor: Gabrielle S Childers and Louis R Childers Grantee: North Cascade Trustee Services Inc. Original Beneficiary: MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR GREENPOINT

October 19, 2016 6 a.m. read more..

Saturday, October 15

Wednesday, October 12


Ground broken for stampede museum

OMAK — A groundbreaking ceremony last Tuesday, Oct. 4, launched construction of the new Stampede Museum, which organizers said should be open in time for next summer’s rodeo.

October 12, 2016 12:45 p.m. read more..

Fruit picked off trees earlier this year

OKANOGAN — Harvest is well under way, with growers wrapping up some varieties of apples and moving on to later ones. Pear harvest also is nearing its end. And harvest of both types of fruit is earlier than normal.

October 12, 2016 12:43 p.m. read more..

Tuesday, October 11


Saturday, October 8

Wednesday, October 5


Twisp man charged with attempted robbery

OKANOGAN – Christopher B. Durgin, 32, Twisp was charged with six counts, including attempted robbery, after an incident at an Omak business on Sept. 28 in which Durbin allegedly threatened the life of an employee, a customer and police officers.

October 5, 2016 midnight read more..

Tuesday, October 4


Saturday, October 1