Road repaving project open house set for Wednesday

An open house, to answer questions about the state’s project to repave the main road through Okanogan and Omak, is planned for Wednesday.

Major construction planned for Snoqualmie Pass this spring

Drivers should plan ahead to minimize delays as widening of Interstate 90 gets under way in Snoqualmie Pass next month

Proposal to tax e-cigarettes stalls in the Legislature

Tax proposal for e-cigarettes stalls and legislative session ends

Dye test starts today at Grand Coulee Dam

Federal Bureau of Reclamation testing for leaks in Grand Coulee Dam powerhouse today

House wants funding for third 144-car ferry to come from new tab fee

State House votes to add fee to license plates to pay for new ferry

Osoyoos-Kelowna shuttle service gains traction

The South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce is seeking proposals to operate a shuttle service from the resort town of Osoyoos to airports in Penticton and Kelowna.

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Three Rivers Hospital commissioners interview CEO candidates

Three finalists selected for Three Rivers Hospital's CEO position; board continues to keep most identities secret

Legislators grapple with merging medical and recreational marijuana

Lawmakers working on bills that would merge recreational and medical marijuana sales rules

Construction will mean downtown traffic delays

City Public Works Director Todd McDaniel recommends motorists find alternate routes through or around downtown area during sewer reconstruction near Main and Central streets.

Water leak closes Bridgeport road

Traffic is being detoured onto Conklin Hill and Columbia Avenue

Oroville mayor honored for proclaiming General Aviation Appreciation Month

Mayor Chuck Spieth credits general aviation with playing a "critical role" for businesses and residents

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Chronicle delivery may be late this week

Due to press issues, the newspaper was sent to Yakima to be printed

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Bill would allow for smaller parcels to receive open space tax reduction

County officials worry extending agricultural tax break will diminish revenue

State seeks rail proposals for Royal City line

Proposals sought from businesses wanting to operate a rail-freight service between Royal City and Othello.

Ulrich’s building sold

Peace Place LLC to occupy downtown Omak location

The former Ulrich Pharmacy building has been sold, and a coffee shop and Christian book store are slated to move in.