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100 Percent Compliance from Alcohol Retailers; Sage Shop Sells Pot to Teen


May 06, 2016
Thursday night, the Omak and Oroville Police Departments conducted local alcohol and marijuana retail compliance checks in Omak,…





Wildhorse Fire Update


Jul 21, 2015
The Wildhorse Fire in the Mt Hull area is estimated to be about 120 acres, burning in timber on lands managed by the Tonasket…

Primary Election Ballots in the Mail


Jul 20, 2015
Ballots for the August 4, 2015 Primary Election, went into the mail Thursday, July 16, 2015. The only district with a Primary…

Forest Restoration Planned East of Twisp


Jul 20, 2015
More than 10,000 acres of forest restoration work will get underway following Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Supervisor Mike…

Tribe Offers Reward in Vandalism Case


Jul 16, 2015
The Colville Confederated Tribes’ fishermen had a rude awakening on the morning of July 14 when they arrived to work at Mosquito…

Marking One Year Since Catastrophic Carlton Complex Fire, Newhouse Recognizes First Responders, Firefighters, Volunteers


Jul 15, 2015
Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) spoke on the House floor to recognize the efforts of first responders, firefighters, and…