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Marijuana store plans move to Main Street

The Sage Shop has asked the state Liquor and Cannabis Board for permission to move to 309 N. Main St.

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Couple killed in collision

Autopsies have been ordered for an Okanogan couple died Thursday, March 16, when their pickup truck collided with a tractor-trailer on Highway 97 just outside town.

Board turns down storage proposal

OMAK – A proposal for the Okanogan Valley Farmers Market to put a shipping container in Civic League Park was turned down March 14 by the Omak Park Board.

Omak tennis tames Lions

OMAK – The Omak High School tennis teams swept Liberty Bell in non-league play Saturday.

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Brewster softball roars past Oroville, twice

Brewster softball swept a softball doubleheader against Oroville, 15-0 and 17-2, on Saturday.

Brewster soccer shuts out Okanogan, 4-0

BREWSTER – Brewster blanked Okanogan, 4-0, in a non-league soccer match Saturday.

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Fast, chilly track meet

What was scheduled as a track meet jamboree with a few teams ended up with extra teams Thursday.

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Baseball incurs blowouts in spring games

Brewster High School baseball fans got to see a lot of hitting in a double header with Oroville on Saturday.

Letters to the Editor: March 22, 2017

Letters to the Editor: March 22, 2017

POINT OF THEW: Loss of a local great tough to write

I hold a special place in my heart for all the great locals that have made an impact on the way I look at rural life.

EDITORIAL: Feds’ regs need easing

The idea of easing regulations sure can get people’s dander up.

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Coed hockey team takes third

Omak Attack finishes 1-1-1 at jamboree

Cle Elum coming to Okanogan on Saturday

Unplayable field moves game from Cle Elum

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Salmon fisheries to be discussed at Wenatchee

Discussion centers on sections of the Columbia and Snake rivers

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VIEW FROM THE SIDELINES: Okanogan Valley Martial Arts students place at state competition

Okanogan Valley Martial Arts students compete in Yakima

VIEW FROM THE SIDELINES: Girls named all-state

Shania Graham of Republic and Jill Townsend of Okanogan were announced as Players of the Year at the annual Washington State Girls Basketball Coaches Association’s all-state basketball games Saturday.

February wetter in most of state

Washington went from one of the driest months in January to one of the wettest in February, with plenty of snow falling statewide.

State offers two county timber sales

The state Department of Natural Resources plans to auction more than 7,205 thousand board feet (MBF) of timber in two sales within Okanogan County.

CENTER STAGE: Neal McCoy to headline NCW Fair

It’s hard to believe spring has come. And with that comes a lot of excitement in the local entertainment scene.

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Teams fare well in Knowlege Bowl

Teams from Liberty Bell, Tonasket and Okanogan all placed in the Top 3 in state Knowledge Bowl competition last weekend, with the Mountain Lions claiming the state title among 2B schools.

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