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Hard-fought Hirst compromise reached for rural Washington


Jan 19, 2018
After nearly a year of negotiations, Sen. Judy Warnick, former chair of the Senate’s water-related committee and lead negotiator…





TRIBAL CHAIRMAN JIM BOYD PASSES AWAY


Jun 23, 2016
The Colville Business Council  has announced  today that the Chairman  of the Colville  Tribes,  James L. Boyd, has passed  on. …

Tribe Bans All Fireworks on Reservation This Year


Jun 16, 2016
The Colville Business Council announced today a ban on all fireworks on the Colville Indian Reservation. According to…

Appeals Court Strikes Down County ATV Ordinance


Jun 16, 2016
Stating that local governments must consider more than the narrow, limited environmental impact of their action, a three judge…

Timm Ranch Fire Nearly Contained


Jun 09, 2016
Crews were able to get a good jump on a lightning sparked fire in the Kartar Valley on the Colville Reservation Wednesday…

STEAM Summer Day Camp, Sponsored by WSU Okanogan County Extension 4-H


Jun 08, 2016
Okanogan County 4-H will hold a fun and new STEAM day camp July 18, 19, 20 & 21, 2016, 10 am-3 pm. Youth will learn how…