Brock Hires

Tonasket, Oroville and Ferry County reporter

509-826-1110 Extension: 119

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Community meeting planned Thursday

Events, economic development to be discussed

A meeting to discuss upcoming Ferry County community events and economic development projects is planned for 6 p.m. Thursday.

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Crews to raise new casino sign

Construction crews soon will raise a marquee sign for the new 12 Tribes Resort and Casino south of Omak off U.S. Highway 97.

Rural Pathways event planned for Friday

A webinar discussing ways to create jobs, improve local economy, add value to existing businesses and encourage new entrepreneurs is set for Friday.

Conservation Fair set for Saturday

The 21st annual Ferry County Conservation Fair is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ferry County Fairgrounds.

Council discusses blues, motorcycle events

Hotels are booked and blues tickets are selling quickly for the Rally at the Border Blues Festival.

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Fire destroys another Malott HUD home

The structure fire was the second in three months in a Malott HUD home owned by the Colville tribe

Easter brings hunts for children

Egg hunts begin at 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Nespelem Community Center and continue throughout the weekend.

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Tonasket School board offers McCullough superintendent position

The Tonasket School board has offered the superintendent position to Steve McCullough.

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Tonasket School board will name superintendent tonight

The Tonasket School board will meet at 7 p.m. tonight to name either Steve McCullough or Desiree Gould as the district’s new superintendent.

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Senate approves Dansel bill to help taxpayers and counties

The Senate voted 47-0 to approve a measure sponsored by Sen. Brian Dansel that would give taxpayers more flexibility in how they can pay their tax bills.

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