Oroville names Hardesty

Jeff Hardesty, principal at Tonasket High School, was named Oroville School District superintendent Monday, May 23, during a regular school board meeting.

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North Cascades Highway set to reopen Friday

Highway opens in time for state general fish opener

Ferry County Lincoln Day Dinner set for Saturday

REPUBLIC - The Ferry County Republican Party is holding their annual Lincoln Day dinner and auction this Saturday at K Diamond K Guest Ranch.

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Fire destroys all but memories

PATEROS — After the Carlton Complex fire burned through town, Marian Perry came back home to find nothing left. Marian moved to Pateros to be close to her daughter, Christine, after losing her husband in 2006.

Winter carnival planned tomorrow

The Tonasket Elementary School’s Parent Teachers Organization will host a winter carnival tomorrow night.

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Moratorium throws pot plans into limbo

TONASKET — Ron Motes finally had a use for 13 acres near town that wasn’t much good for anything agricultural.

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Bureau may revive Conconully resort

CONCONULLY — U.S. Bureau of Reclamation officials met with local residents Friday to unveil the beginning steps of a two-phase project to reopen the Conconully Lake Resort and associated RV park.

Soroptimists holding Best for Women Fair on March 19

Okanogan Valley Soroptimists will be presenting their Best for Women Fair on March 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Okanogan High School Cafetorium.

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Tonasket man auditions for LA-based band

An Okanogan County musician is hopeful for his chance at becoming the new lead singer of a Grammy Award-winning rock band.

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Tonasket man featured on History Channel

What started out as a childhood fascination for swords and knives has led a local man to the world of reality TV.

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Cascade prevails in kitchen showdown

Sushi dish takes top honors in ‘Top Chef’ competition

Students from three area schools faced off in the kitchen Wednesday for the title of “Top Chef.”

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Teen talent hits the stage

Nashville Country Star auditions set for Sunday

Aspiring teen country music singers across the state will have one last opportunity to qualify for a shot at winning $1,500.

Bird count set for Saturday

The annual Christmas Bird Count by the Audubon Society will be Saturday, starting in Okanogan. Volunteers will meet at 6:45 a.m. at 2050 James Ave. and will leave at 7 a.m. Full- and partial-day participants are welcome, organizer Heather Findlay said.

Christmas Greetings writing entries - Kindergarten

Stories submitted for The Chronicle's Christmas Greetings magazine, which is in the Dec. 23 issue of The Chronicle

Christmas Greetings writing entries - First-grade

Stories submitted for The Chronicle's Christmas Greetings magazine, which is in the Dec. 23 issue of The Chronicle


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