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EXPLORING THE OKANOGAN: Remebering the great flood of 1972

In some places it has become a moment to moment check-up on what is the most recent mode to go under water. I remember one flood we had.

CENTER STAGE: Festivals planned this weekend

It seems the topic of discussion in Okanogan and Ferry counties is flooding.

Letters to the Editor: May 10, 2017

Letters to the Editor: May 10, 2017

POINT OF THEW: President Jay Inslee...I might get sick

A few days ago, I saw a post claiming that Washington Governor Jay Inslee was a possible candidate for the U.S. Circus Side Show, also known as the U.S. Presidential Election, in 2020. Don’t worry. There’s no chance in heck that that enviro-nut would make the cut.

EDITORIAL: Veterans deserve top-notch health coverage

We’ve heard from quite a few veterans lately upset with the announcement that the Tonasket Veterans Clinic will be closing July 31.

EXPLORING THE OKANOGAN: Line between species gets a little blurred

Sometimes the line between species get a little blurred.

CENTER STAGE: How can it be May already?

Can you believe it is May? Where did the time go?

Point of Thew: Please forgive my differing opinion

Wow! Last week’s column was one of those ones that actually makes me happy.

Editorial: Main St. should be given another chance

It’s hard to believe that former Omak mayor Dale Sparber passed away nearly 9 years ago.

Letters

Letters published April 26, 2017

EXPLORING THE OKANOGAN: Sometimes, you’re a part of history

Have you ever had the feeling, “I have just made history?”

Letters to the Editor: April 19, 2017

Letters to the editor: April 19, 2017

GUEST COLUMN: Please vote ‘Yes’ for Omak students

My letter to our community is to serve two purposes, first and foremost to encourage our voters to support the current bond effort of the Omak Schools and second, correct misinformation published recently in a letter from Mr. Jim Miller of Omak.

POINT OF THEW: Who cares about Trump’s tax returns?

On Easter, while many people were hiding eggs, a small group in Omak marched in support of getting President Trump to release his tax returns.

EDITORIAL: School bond is long overdue

Omak School District is hoping for a miracle. Recent school bond measures in the area have been hit or miss, Brewster and Bridgeport were recently successful in bond attempts, but other schools like Okanogan have not been.