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Nature Conservancy expands land holdings near Osoyoos

Nature Conservance of Canada purchases 1,836 acres for $4.4 million for wildlife corridor

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Larson, Davis and Rogers tied after early rounds

Sports Editor Camp shows he knows NCAA basketball

The Chronicle's bracket contest has a three way tie after the first couple rounds of the NCAA basketball tournament.

Players capture bowling team challenge

George Dunckel, Larry Widman, Jason VanderWeide, Bill Carson and Greg Richards finished first in the Valley Lanes team challenge last week.

Omak District membership of Colville tribe to meet tonight

Colville tribe's Omak District plans meeting tonight

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Vehicles burned alongside road near Waterville

Douglas County Sheriff's Office have opened an arson case in the burning of a pickup truck and utility trailer

Major construction planned for Snoqualmie Pass this spring

Drivers should plan ahead to minimize delays as widening of Interstate 90 gets under way in Snoqualmie Pass next month

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Basketball Frenzy hits Okanogan, Ferry counties

Enter our Basketball Frenzy contest for a chance to win $50

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Visit state parks free tomorrow

Washington State Parks offers free access to lands tomorrow

Harry Sherling Scholarship applicants sought

Scholarship available from Oroville Chamber of Commerce

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State agencies required to 'show their work'

Gov. Jay Inslee signs bills requiring departments of Ecology, and Fish and Wildlife to post information and work to website for public review

Spring burning planned in Chelan Ranger District

Prescribed burns planned for 1,185 acres in national forest near Chelan

Entiat Ranger District plans to burn 2,200 acres

Several prescribed burns planned in effort to reduce wildfire potential

Airplane glides into Electric City

Pilot makes safe 'deadstick' landing after engine failure

Dye test starts today at Grand Coulee Dam

Federal Bureau of Reclamation testing for leaks in Grand Coulee Dam powerhouse today

Mine remediation affecting Glacier Peak Wilderness access

Mine work affects trail access for Glacier Peak Wilderness near Chelan

Free cross-country ski day offered in Methow

The Methow Valley Sport Trails Association will host a free cross-country ski day Friday

State Department of Fish and Wildlife restricting access to beach and water near Wanapum Dam

State closes access to Columbia River from Wanapum Dam upstream to about Crescent Bar

Osoyoos-Kelowna shuttle service gains traction

The South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce is seeking proposals to operate a shuttle service from the resort town of Osoyoos to airports in Penticton and Kelowna.

South division 1B basketball winners announced

Central Washington B League announces athletic awards for South 1B Division

Tiebreaker determines Swiss Trio title

DeTro, Gelvin and Dunckel finish first in Swiss Trio bowling tournament

Construction will mean downtown traffic delays

City Public Works Director Todd McDaniel recommends motorists find alternate routes through or around downtown area during sewer reconstruction near Main and Central streets.

Two sections of Okanogan River close to steelhead fishing Friday

Steelhead fishing closes on two sections of the Okanogan River one hour before official sunrise Friday.

Kreidler: Canceled plans will not be allowed

State insurance commissioner rejects President Obama move to allow previously canceled plans to be reinstated in Washington

Human remains 'archeological,' coroner says

Human remains found Tuesday are being turned over to the state Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation

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Rep. Condotta hosts student page

The River Academy student serves as page for Rep. Condotta

Woman shot by Spokane County deputy

Police shoot Bonnie Ulrick in hand after motel stand-off

Lofy named state health officer

Dr. Kathy Lofy takes over state health officer post

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Sex offender moves into Elmer City area

Cash Luther Fry, a Level 3 sex offender, moves into 3000 block of state Highway 155

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Locke wraps up stint as U.S. ambassador to China

China News Servcie refers to former Washington state governor as 'yellow-skinned, white-hearted banana man,' South China Morning Post newspaper reports

Osoyoos tribal chief's nephew pleads guilty to killing brother

Kyle Louie will be sentenced in May for the stabbing death of his younger brother

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National Weather Service advisory warns of wintry mix

Snow expected to turn to rain today, leading to possible lowland flooding

Deputy subdues suspect using Taser

Antonio Zamudio arrested on multiple charges after leading deputy on chase in East Wenatchee

Rimfire target shoot planned for Saturday

A rimfire target match is planned for Saturday at Omak Fish and Game Club

Correct bank listed for helping couple who lost home to fire

Correction: Correct bank listed for helping couple who lost home to fire

Moody to perform Saturday in Tonasket

Ruth Moody to perform Saturday in Tonasket at Community Cultural Center

Darlene Marie Ferguson

Darlene Marie Ferguson, long-time Omak resident, passed away Feb. 25, 2014 in Brewster, Wash. She was born July 10, 1921. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 1 at Community Presbyterian Church, 9 S. Birch St., Omak

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Community raising funds to help fire victims

Home burns while fire departments decline assistance at remote locations

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Colville policeman pleads guilty to handcuffing women, having sex on duty

City police officer Rex Newport of Colville pleads guilty after allegedly making sexual advances and handcuffing them while on duty

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Apple Blossom royalty visit lawmakers (with video)

12th District Reps. Cary Condotta and Brad Hawkins meeting girls who are promoting this year's Apple Blossom Festival in Wenatchee

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Logging truck spills load, overturns

Local driver avoids injury when his logging truck load spills along U.S. Highway 97

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Shooter, victim identified

Sheriff's Office identifies shooter and victim in Thursday confrontation south of Malott

Pateros dunks Moses Lake Christian

Nannies roll into regional girls basketball tournament

Okanogan man falls asleep at wheel, crashes car

Robert DeCosta taken to Three Rivers Hospital following crash south of Bridgeport

Sandhill Crane Festival set for next month

Birding event takes place March 28-30 in Othello

Funeral services for Jimmy Carrol Lawson

Jimmy Carrol Lawson went to meet his Lord and Savior on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Jimmy passed away of a heart attack at the age of 74. He was born March 6, 1939 at home in Joy, Ark. to Edgar and Pearl Lawson.

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Bowlers finish third at state

Omak bowlers place third in state tournament

Dog sled demonstration canceled

Molson Ice Fishing Festival will go on without dog sled demonstration

State Parks launches new interactive website

State Parks Commission unveils new interactive website

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Feb. 5, 2014 - Letters to the Editor

Feb. 5, 2014 - Letters to the Editor

Ulrich’s building sold

Peace Place LLC to occupy downtown Omak location

The former Ulrich Pharmacy building has been sold, and a coffee shop and Christian book store are slated to move in.