Brock Hires

Tonasket, Oroville and Ferry County reporter

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Weather outlook calls for dense fog, freezing rain

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the Okanogan Valley in effect from today through next Tuesday.

Special meeting tonight canceled by council

A special City Council meeting previously scheduled for tonight has been canceled due a scheduling conflict.

Tonasket School District to host special meeting tonight

The Tonasket School District will host a special meeting at 7:30 tonight with search consultant Doug Asbjornsen of McPherson and Jacobson LLC.

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Snow expected to fall today, more overnight

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for most of North-Central Washington, including Okanogan and Ferry Counties.

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Dansel sworn in to four-year Senate term

Brian Dansel, R-Republic, was sworn in to serve a full, four-year term as Senator for the 7th Legislative District, yesterday in Olympia.

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Kinross to host marketing and business course

A marketing and business development program to assist communities affected by the looming closure of Kinross Kettle River-Buckhorn mine is set for Jan. 14.

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Winter storm watch in effect

The National Weather Service has issued several watches and warnings for possible snow accumulations across the region this weekend.

Comancheros to host New Year’s Eve festivities

Fireworks, ice skating and potluck on tap tonight in Tonasket

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‘The Interview’ to premier Friday in Omak

Controversial political comedy to air at Mirage Theater

Portion of U.S. 395 blocked after tractor-trailer overturns

A single vehicle, non-injury crash three miles west of town has temporarily blocked U.S. Highway 395 near milepost 342.

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