Brock Hires

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Fair leaders consider policy updates

Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee Members had first and second readings on several policy updates that, if approved, will be effective for this year’s fair, Sept. 5-8.

February 8, 2019 11:20 a.m. read more..

Bill would create wolf sanctuary on Bainbridge Island

In response to one Western Washington lawmaker's recent bill to completely ban the lethal removal of gray wolves, state Rep. Joel Kretz is proposing legislation to create a wolf sanctuary in her legislative district on Bainbridge Island.

January 30, 2019 12:57 p.m. read more..

Future of obstetrics discussed in Tonasket

Confluence Health officials met with North Valley Hospital leaders to provide an outline of where the entity stands with recruiting family practice doctors who perform obstetrical (OB) services — notably c-sections.

January 28, 2019 4:50 p.m. read more..

Weather brings school delays, closures

Due to inclement weather, several area schools are planning closures and delays for classes on Wednesday, Jan. 23. This list will be updated as information becomes available.

January 23, 2019 8:17 a.m. read more..

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