SCAC initially says no to three C’s
The region’s 1A schools continued a high-wire act last week, trying safely to land in a league.
Okanogan boys improve to 13-0
Easton Driessen put the team on his shoulders and scored a career-high 41 points in leading the Bears past Cashmere, 76-72, on Tuesday.
‘Full-time cat’ shares his story
Hi. Since this is the first time you have heard from me, let me introduce myself. Name: Grayson, known as Cat for short. Occupation: Full-time cat.
As a resident of Tunk Valley, I believe I have very good neighbors.
I’m not sure when it first began, but there’s a longstanding tradition of friendly betting on sports events between the political leaders of each city or state.
Methow skiers in line for Olympics
The outlook remains great for four cross country skiers with ties to the Methow Valley to reach the Olympics in a couple weeks in Sochi, Russia.
CTL shrinks; 2B league expands
Expect some juggling of leagues following the final listing of classifications at which schools will play next year.
Mistakes often turn to discoveries in various arts
The story begins a few millennia ago, from something I read some decades ago.
You have the right to remain silent. Unless you’re Seattle Seahawks star running back Marshawn Lynch.
In the five years I’ve lived in Okanogan County, my power bill has continued to climb. My rate increases, which amount to more than 45 percent since 2009, are due in part to the Okanogan County Public Utility District’s inability to rein in spending.
I don’t stress out any more about trying to provide a “perfect” holiday for our family, but I still breathe a sigh of relief when the Thanksgiving-to-New Year’s craziness is over.
Egbert starts briefly for Vandals
Shane Proctor, a Lake Roosevelt graduate living in North Carolina, rode the bull C Note to a score of 86.75 to open the 21st season of Professional Bull Riders on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Be grateful for vaccines, medicine
People’s attitudes toward spreading diseases have changed in the last century. When I was I was a child, if someone in a family came down with something contagious, the health department would post a sign on the front of their house, warning others to keep out. As I recall, the one for scarlet fever was in bright red.
Going through back issues of The Chronicle, it’s been fun to reminisce a little about some of the stories that made headlines and the memorable photos that have captured moments.
Project to cook through several shelves of recipes falls a bit short
A year ago, I wrote about how I don’t make New Year’s resolutions, but instead set loose goals.
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