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Ferry County drug trafficker found guilty on 32 counts

A Ferry County man, Jason Youker, was found guilty in U.S. District Court last week on 32 counts relating to his Gold Mountain Estates property that was used as a compound for illegal drug trafficking.

Burglar trapped by pipes at store

A local man has been jailed on suspicion of second-degree burglary after becoming stuck in a cooking exhaust pipe while allegedly trying to break into an east side gas station/mini market.

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Prosecutor gives opening argument in Jennings murder trial

The first day of testimony in the John and Adam Jennings murder trial saw several law enforcement officers testify about getting called more than two years ago for the fatal shooting of a hunter. John Wayne Jennings, 59, and Adam Shaun Jennings, 29, are accused of first-degree murder in the Sept. 2, 2013, death of grouse hunter Michael Ray Carrigan, 52, Humptulips, on Cow Camp Road near the Jennings home.

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Parties await judge’s order on Three Devils

Chiliwist residents vow to appeal road closure decision

Litigants in the Three Devils Road closure case are awaiting a final judge’s order, but Chiliwist residents say they’re prepared to appeal the decision to the state Supreme Court.

Fire victim arrested for possessing, selling stolen batteries

Rose Susan Pauline Vallee, 32, was booked into the Okanogan County Jail on Sunday for first-degree trafficking in stolen property and third-degree possession of stolen property.

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Seim arrested in Douglas County courtroom

Former 4th Congressional District candidate booked into Douglas County Jail for interfering with a court, disorderly conduct and contempt of court.

Newport man sentenced in child porn case

Casey Edward Murdock sentenced to five years in federal prison in connection with a Sept. 4 guilty plea

Man sentenced in Wellpinit sexual assault

Christopher James Carson to serve 70 months in federal prison for abusive sexual contact and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person

Nurse suspended after stealing drugs, threatening police

Registered nurse's behavior leads to license suspension

Almira woman injured in crash

Alleged drunken driver facing charge in crash north of Wilbur

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Charge dismissed against Elizabeth Kinkade

Her husband, Mark Kinkade, is facing a fourth-degree assault-domestic violence charge following a late Saturday night altercation

Former Rock Island employee suspected of embezzlement

Michelle Brooks accused of taking nearly $13,000

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Teens plead ‘not guilty’ in Superior Court

The two teenagers charged with killing a Tunk Valley resident pleaded not guilty to a slew of charges Tuesday in Okanogan County Superior Court.

Man arrested in Electric City burglary

"Animal cam" catches Steve Kiona's license plate at scene of Sagebrush Flats Road Northwest burglary.

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Fire damages claim filed against state

Brewster attorney Alex Thomason seeks damages from state Department of Natural resources on behalf of 65 residents.

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