Matching money expires today; fundraising continues
OLYMPIA – The state Department of Fish and Wildlife has closed the main stem Columbia River to sockeye salmon and steelhead fishing from the Megler-Astoria bridge upstream to the Highway 395 bridge at Pasco.
BREWSTER – Greg Austin, Brewster High School athletic director, has been named District VI athletic director of the year by the Washington State Secondary Athletic Administrators Association.
OLYMPIA – The state Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking public comments on proposed recommendations for hunting contest and hunting restriction rules.
OMAK – Coronavirus continues to take its toll on local festivals, celebrations and activities as leaders of the Omak Stampede and associated events announced cancellation for 2020.
RENTON - Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has decided to use seeding committees to determine first-round playoff matchup for all sports during the 2020-21 school year.
OLYMPIA - All state parks in Okanogan and Ferry counties are open for day use, but the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is keeping some parks elsewhere in the state closed.
WINTHROP - Liberty Bell High School baseball player David Kominak isn’t playing ball this spring because of coronavirus closures, but he’s using his time to help local business.
WENATCHEE - New rules for safer play in a post-COVID-19 world have been released by Senior Softball-USA, the coordinating body for senior softball for players age 40 and older.
PULLMAN - Omak graduate Jennifer O’Dell competed last fall in rowing for Washington State University and was scheduled to compete this spring before the season was canceled because of coronavirus concerns.
- One dead, two injured in collision
- Kettle Falls girl claims Star title
- DIY fireworks offered in Omak
- Penney’s Omak store will close
- Police decline to enforce face mask order
- Pamela Jean Goodyear-Bradley
- Okanogan County Fair likely won’t happen this year
- COVID-19 cases still on the rise
- Third sentencing ordered for Cate
- Loup lodge replacement OK’d