Career Fair EXPO draws 82 vendors

Students from all over Okanogan County explored career and education opportunities at the 2018 Okanogan County High School Career Connections EXPO, held Oct. 17 at the Okanogan County Fairgrounds.

October 23, 2018 11:41 a.m. read more..

City approves slaughterhouse in commercial district

Council members adopted an ordinance amending the Tonasket Municipal Code to permit slaughterhouses in the commercial (C-2) district following a lengthy public hearing at the Tuesday, Sept. 25, regular city council meeting.

September 26, 2018 4:04 p.m. read more..

Coffee house features fresh roasts

Deb Barrett soaks up the sights and scents of her heart’s delight, savoring the aroma of her freshly roasted coffee as she serves it to friends old and new in her recently-opened coffeehouse, Steam Bee Goods Co. “I love making folks happy a cup at a time,” said Barrett. “I’m having a ball.”

September 25, 2018 5:40 a.m. read more..

Career fair planned Oct. 17 in Okanogan

The 2018 Okanogan County Career Connections EXPO at the Okanogan County Fairground Agriplex is shaping up to be a big event, with more than 75 vendors confirmed and some new representatives scheduled to appear.

September 25, 2018 midnight read more..

Problem wolves to be removed

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) staff have been authorized to lethally remove wolves who have been preying on cattle grazing on federal lands in the Kettle River Range of Ferry County. The authorization, announced Sept. 12, comes from WDFW Director Kelly Susewind, following repeated attacks on cattle.

September 17, 2018 4:41 p.m. read more..

Family Health Centers welcomes Long

Sarah Long is stoked to be Family Health Centers' newest medical provider. A certified nurse midwife and women's health nurse practitioner, Long will begin seeing patients in the Tonasket area in mid-September.

August 9, 2018 9:37 a.m. read more..