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Coroner: Aeneas Valley death was a homicide

OKANOGAN – An autopsy performed on a body found in the trunk of a burning vehicle east of Tonasket June 3 was not able to determine the ide… Read more

Curlew death investigation continues

CURLEW — Two separate investigations are ongoing following the death of a man who was served search warrants by the state Department of Fis… Read more

Twisp woman calls police after getting cold French fries

OMAK – A Twisp woman called the police Saturday night after receiving cold French fries at the local Burger King. Read more


VIEW FROM THE SIDELINES: Prestegui, Kentner named Athletes of the Week

Joanna “JoJo” Prestegui, a sophomore soon to be a junior at Bridgeport High School, and Dalton Kentner, a senior at Almira/Coulee-Hartline,… Read more

MVP goes to Kentner, Bradshaw

COULEE CITY — Almira/Coulee-Hartline’s state champion baseball and softball teams earned both MVP titles in the Northeast 1B League. Read more

Emigh voted top CWL pitcher

BREWSTER — Sammi Emigh of Brewster was voted the Central Washington League’s Pitcher of the Year. Read more


Review: 'A Christmas Story' is just right for Mother's Day

Ralphie Parker wants a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas, but everyone around him insists he’ll shoot his eye out if he gets one. Read more

OUR VIEW: Support men and women in uniform

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Review: Musicians salute American masters

Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus closed its 2018-19 concert season Sunday with a tribute to American masters of music. Read more


Chamber announces parade winners

TONASKET – The Kuhler was chosen as Tonasket Chamber of Commerce's business of the month for July. Read more

Students enjoy water safety instruction, swim lessons

TONASKET — Tonasket School District’s fourth and fifth grade students enjoyed three days of water safety instruction and swim lessons at th… Read more

Cherries Jubilee returns to Brewster

BREWSTER — Go for a run, shoot some hoops, or spit cherry pits at second-ever Cherries Jubilee Saturday, June 15. Read more


Alfred Hubert Robinson

A celebration of life for Al Robinson will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the Oroville Free Methodist Church, 1516 Fir St., Orovi… Read more

Sheila Ann Wolley

Sheila Ann Wolley, was called home Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Read more

Michael Joseph Tacker

Michael Joseph Tacker, 34, of Tonasket, Wash., died April 23, 2019 at his home in Tonasket. He was born Dec. 11, 1984 in Spokane, Wash., to… Read more


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