Ferry, Okanogan emergency call systems affected
The state has launched an investigation into a CenturyLink telephone problem that put 911 emergency service on hold Thursday morning.
Stonerose names interim director REPUBLIC — Katherine Meade, a longtime Ferry County resident and business owner, has been named interim executive director of Stonerose Interpretive Center.
Josh Stendera has joined North Cascades Bank as senior vice president and chief credit officer. He is based at the bank’s Wenatchee branch at 614 Mission St.
Residents petition company to correct park’s moniker
The city’s Deep Bay Park was suffering from an identity crisis, but the problem apparently has been fixed.
Nonprofit group raises money to protect police dogs
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office’s K-9 corps has received three ballistic vests to protect the dogs.
County to expand Parks and Recreation duties
The Okanogan County Parks and Recreation Board will soon be repurposed to serve the entire county, and a new board in charge of overseeing the county fair will be created.
Several candidates vie for five seats
Neither Omak District incumbent is seeking re-election to the Colville Business Council.
Animal control officer asks for new anti-cruelty provisions
The City Council is complete once again with the appointment of a new fifth member last week. Sergio Orozco was selected and sworn in during the March 26 meeting, Finance Director Karen Brown said.
The city is getting a state grant to help it preserve public records.
Drivers should plan ahead to minimize delays as widening of Interstate 90 gets under way in Snoqualmie Pass next month
Tax proposal for e-cigarettes stalls and legislative session ends
Federal Bureau of Reclamation testing for leaks in Grand Coulee Dam powerhouse today
State House votes to add fee to license plates to pay for new ferry
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.
Three finalists selected for Three Rivers Hospital's CEO position; board continues to keep most identities secret