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Brock Hires

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Barn destroyed by fire

A barn owned by Rick and Trisha Roach was destroyed by fire shortly after 4 p.m. Monday, March 19, at 68 Nichols Road.

March 20, 2018 4:29 p.m. read more..

Residents: Guns don’t belong at school

Guns don’t have a place in the classroom. That’s what most attendees told the Tonasket School Board and Superintendent Steve McCullough during a regular board meeting Wednesday, March 14.

March 20, 2018 4:16 p.m. read more..

Brewster mother allegedly shot by son

A Brewster woman was listed in serious condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center today after she was allegedly shot by her son, according to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers.

March 18, 2018 2:13 p.m. read more..

Talent shines in Oroville

Nearly two dozen entertainment acts took the stage Thursday, March 8, for the 13th annual Oroville Scholarship Foundation spring variety show and auction.

March 10, 2018 midnight read more..

North Valley Hospital awarded

North Valley Hospital was recognized at the Seattle Business magazine’s 2018 Leaders in Health Care Awards gala March 1 at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle.

March 9, 2018 4:51 p.m. read more..

Gas prices climb

Average retail gasoline prices across the state have risen 5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.95 per gallon on Sunday, Feb. 25, according to GasBuddy.

February 28, 2018 8:16 a.m. read more..

Auditions planned for Tonasket play

Auditions for “El Diario de Anna Francisco,” a Tonasket Community Theater production, will take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, at the Community Cultural Center, 411 S. Western Ave.

February 26, 2018 5:54 p.m. read more..

Lawsuit filed against Tonasket School District

A former Tonasket High School basketball coach and his child have filed a lawsuit against the Tonasket School District, superintendent, athletic director, teacher and school board members for alleged discrimination, violation of the education amendments of 1972, and outrage.

February 22, 2018 2 p.m. read more..

Bill to relocate wolves passes state House

Under legislation passed today in the state House of Representatives, wolf relocation, a component of the state wolf conservation and management plan, may finally be used to bring relief to communities struggling with an abundance of wolves.

February 13, 2018 9:18 p.m. read more..

YEARS AGO: 1943 - Party guests view ‘Bambi’

75 years ago: Margaret Linn marked her 8th birthday with a party at which the guests attended the movie, “Bambi.” Guests were Patsy Jo Smith, Janet Watson, Hone Lee, Elsie Emert and Kathryn Freibus.

February 9, 2018 3:35 p.m. read more..