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Oroville produce market expands

What started out as a picnic table along the side of O’Neil Road and an abundant supply of nectarines has developed into a one-of-a-kind local market, selling everything from local coffee, to flash frozen Alaskan cuisine.

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Students stage ‘Cinderella’

The Omak High School Pioneer Players drama club will stage a musical production of “Cinderella” Nov. 13-14 and Nov. 20-21.

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Guild honors World War II veteran Picard

Columbia River Quilt Guild honored World War II veteran Howard Picard with a special quilt.

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Falling rocks prompt closure of Hart’s Pass

A rock fall last weekend closed Hart’s Pass Road northwest of Mazama for the winter.

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Vehicle sends deer airborne

Tonasket man injured, airlifted to Wenatchee hospital

A local man is recovering after his tractor trailer overturned when it was struck by an airborne deer that had been hit by another vehicle Wednesday morning.

Progress continues on 911

An effort to revamp Okanogan and Ferry counties’ emergency dispatch centers and link them together is progressing at a slow pace.

Despite snowfall, dry winter expected

El Nino weather pattern blamed for forecast

While snow fell in portions of Okanogan and Ferry counties last week, officials from the National Weather Service say this year’s winter will be milder than usual, probably leading to another dangerously dry wildfire season.

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Snow expected in Okanogan, Ferry county

The National Weather Service has issued a short term forecast calling for snow throughout portions of Okanogan, Ferry and Stevens counties today.

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Semi-truck overturns south of Tonasket

Northbound traffic is being detoured north of Janis Bridge following an accident involving a semi-truck loaded with white rock that overturned on Highway 97.

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North Valley projects $3.4M profit in 2016

State scolds extended care dietary department

North Valley Hospital officials will meet Thursday to discuss a projected $3.4 million profit for next year.

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Cupcake, home decor shop opens

Store located in former Novel Delights building

The city's best kept secret for custom cupcakes and a former Okanogan home decor store, Jackass Butte Trading Company, have opened a new shop downtown.

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Father, son murder case set for trial

A mid-month trial is set for a father and son charged with first-degree murder in the Labor Day 2013 shooting death of a western Washington grouse hunter.

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GuitarFest arrives in Twisp

Guitar music takes the forefront this weekend during GuitarFest.

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Church centennial celebration set today

Tonasket group plans afternoon of memories, photos

A centennial celebration for the Tonasket United Community Church of Christ is planned for 2-4:30 p.m. today at 24 E. Fourth St.

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DNR seeks $24 million for wildfires

Goldmark asks $137 million for 2015 firefighting

In the wake of another record year of wildfire damage, Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark is again asking legislators for monetary help in controlling wildfires.

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