Jennifer Marshall

General assignment, county and Methow Valley reporter

509-826-1110 Extension: 115

Recent Stories

Burn planned to start Thursday west of Winthrop

The Methow Valley Ranger District is gearing up for a prescribed burn Thursday on about 20 acres 10 miles west of town.

Winthrop may hear marijuana applicant’s appeal

The Town Council is slated to set a public hearing date tonight for a hopeful marijuana retailer who would like to set up shop in the town’s industrial zone.

Commission seeks new lease

Bridgeport State Park may stay open

The state Parks and Recreation Commission decided last week that it will seek a new 25-year lease to continue operating Bridgeport State Park.

Orozco joins City Council

Animal control officer asks for new anti-cruelty provisions

The City Council is complete once again with the appointment of a new fifth member last week. Sergio Orozco was selected and sworn in during the March 26 meeting, Finance Director Karen Brown said.

Board backs CEO choice

Coulee Medical’s top administrator tapped for Brewster

Three Rivers Hospital commissioners are standing behind their selection of embattled Coulee Medical Center Administrator J. Scott Graham as their new CEO.

Carlton woman found not guilty of dog theft

Jury finds she obstructed law enforcement

A jury has found a Carlton woman not guilty of stealing another family’s dog, but she will be sentenced next week following a conviction on obstructing a law enforcement officer.

Boards due for change

County to expand Parks and Recreation duties

The Okanogan County Parks and Recreation Board will soon be repurposed to serve the entire county, and a new board in charge of overseeing the county fair will be created.

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Three Rivers chooses Graham for CEO

Three Rivers Hospital commissioners offer job to Scott Graham; contract negotiations planned

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Wolves attack family dog near Twisp

Family dog, Shelbie, attacked by two wolves about 40 yards from the front door of their Poorman Creek home

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Three Rivers Hospital commissioners interview CEO candidates

Three finalists selected for Three Rivers Hospital's CEO position; board continues to keep most identities secret

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