New artists emerge ‘Outta North 40’

The Community Cultural Center reverberated with laughter, music and beauty when artists converged for the opening reception of a show called “Twenty-five Outta North 40” Friday, July 6.

July 13, 2018 2:47 p.m. read more..

Tonasket teachers announce retirements

Tonasket School Board directors heard goodbyes from a few employees during their May 30 meeting, including retiring Vice Principal and Athletic Director Kevin Terris, who has taken the position of High School Principal at Ritzville. His wife Jody will be teaching at the elementary school there.

June 8, 2018 11:38 a.m. read more..

Brewster School District nicked in audit

A state audit of the Brewster School District from Sept. 1, 2016, to Aug. 31, 2017, found the district reported incorrect school meal counts to the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction.

May 1, 2018 8:30 a.m. read more..

Victim of alleged harassing note and mother speak out

The mother of an Okanogan sixth grade student says her daughter was bullied to the point of chopping off her long locks and shaving her eyebrows. Most recently, Venice “Vinnie” Rain, 11, received an anonymous note urging Rain’s suicide.

April 3, 2018 10:14 a.m. read more..