EDITORIAL: Police decision was a good one

Tonasket City Council members voted last week to disband the police department temporarily and contract for services with the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.

With only one officer left on staff — and that officer, Jose Perez, has since been laid off — and no police building available other than temporary housing in the Tonasket Visitor and Business Resource Center until May, the decision seems the best, if only route to take...

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