Parker M. Bachtold, 18, was sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleaded guilty to the premeditated first-degree murder of 39-year-old Tunk Valley resident Patrick M. Alltus.
Whitestone, Cayuse and Palmer Mountain were among areas where fires were located following lightning storm Saturday evening.
Eagle Boy claims Thursday's Suicide Race
Davis Shows Northwest will be returning again to the Stampede this year with a rotated stock of rides, games and food.
Some will attend the Stampede dance after the rodeo Friday and Saturday to kick up their heels, crack a cold one and have a good time.
Fires in Yakima County are contained and evacuation notices have been lifted.
Continuing coverage of the Kewa Fire, located 10 miles south of Inchelium
Zwicker faced similar issues at Montana hospital
Observers could have heard a pin drop Thursday night, July 27, when North Valley Hospital commissioners unanimously decided to fire CEO Mike Zwicker.
The state Department of Natural Resources has expanded its eastern Washington burn ban to include the whole state.
Candidates for governor have been invited to participate in a non-partisan debate at 7 p.m. tomorrow, July 29, in the Brewster High School gym, 503 Seventh St.
More thunderstorms expected to hit region today
Another round of thunderstorms is expected to hit the region this afternoon and early evening, prompting the Spokane office of the National Weather Service to issue a hazardous weather outlook.
Trio stresses experience, alternate energy
Okanogan County Public Utility District commissioner position No. 3 candidates took the Community Cultural Center stage Thursday night for an open candidate forum.
Trees topple, outages, some flooding reported
A localized windstorm, accompanied by rain and lightning, toppled trees including one that fell on an Okanogan home, and caused scattered power outages in the mid-valley area.
Police offer safety tips for critter searchers
A video game played on a smartphones is taking Okanogan County and the nation by storm.
New curtains have been installed at the Omak Performing Arts Center, 14 S. Cedar St.