This Easter will be devoid of public egg hunts, but parents still can give their little ones a bit of a search for eggs and goodies.
Darian Range, a senior wrestler at Oroville High School, was named the 2B boys’ WIAA/Wendy's Athlete of the Week winner for Week 15 – Dec. 8-14.
Jill Townsend of Okanogan, who plays on The Associated Press No. 17-ranked Gonzaga women’s basketball team, was named West Coast Conference player of the week Dec. 9.
Another urban vs. rural disconnect may be brewing in Washington, as the state Transportation Commission will decide this week on whether to recommend a road usage charge.
The tiny house movement is a way for people to live simply, more affordably and have the option of taking their home on the road.
Tonasket City Council members voted last week to disband the police department temporarily and contract for services with the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.
“You’ve got to be kidding me,” my wife exclaimed from the living room. I sprang from the other end of the house, running to her aid. I assumed a cat vomited on the carpet, or the dog had an accident on the kitchen floor.
The holidays are always a wonderful time to spend time with family and friends. They offer us the opportunity to remember what’s really important in life: Family and friends.
Although Christmas is quickly approaching, there’s still time to help give someone a very special holiday season. From food baskets to toys for youngsters, your support is truly appreciated.
As we all start to comb through Black Friday shopping ads trying to figure out what gaming system or TV we’ll pick up for a steal or how many sets of 8 million thread count sheets we’ll fight complete strangers for, let’s not forget the stores on our main streets.
Over the past two months, our Tonasket school and community have been impacted by several student issues ranging from the death of an elementary student to drug use, depression and self-harm. Unfortunately, these are issues that impact our community and schools too often.
A ruling in Okanogan County over the Carlton Complex wildfire and the state’s related culpability highlights a dangerous double standard in Washington state: While private residents and commercial landowners can be held liable when fire starting on their property spreads onto other lands, the state Department of Natural Resources cannot be held liable.
State high school football playoffs will follow the footsteps of state basketball playoffs with a Football Seeding Process (FSP) starting this fall. Members of the Football Seeding Committee are meeting at the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) office in Renton at 9 a.m. today, Sunday, to figure out who shall be seeded where in state brackets.
- OMAK CHRONICLE
- HIGH SCHOOL SPANISH TEACHER
- SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS
- MARKET MANAGER
- MAINTENANCE/WATER SPECIALIST
- 3RD GRADE TEACHER
- MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL AGRICULTURE TEACHER
- KINDERGARTEN FULL-TIME TEACHER
- MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL ART TEACHER
- Wanted: Scheduled Run Driver
- CITY WATER UTILITY OPERATOR
- EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
- ELEMENTARY CERTIFIED LIBRARIAN
- MIDDLE SCHOOL ELA TEACHER
- MIDDLE SCHOOL SCIENCE TEACHER
- WSU COLVILLE RESERVATION FRTEP EXTENSION COORDINATOR
- FAMILY HEALTH CENTERS
- Coronavirus case increase in Okanogan County
- Shop, travel trailer destroyed by fire
- Property taxes due by April 30
- Inslee announces enforcement measures for stay-at-home order
- Retired deputy arrested, charged
- Governor closes schools for rest of school year
- Inslee signs bill to increase corrections training
- Reservation closed to curb virus
- Family resource coordinator added
- Omak board OKs superintendent contract