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WOODCUTTER KILLED BY TREE


Sep 15, 2014
A 61-year-old Oroville man died Friday when a tree fell on him on a wood cutting trip.  Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers…





Bridgeport High finalist for Obama speech

By Associated Press
Apr 08, 2011
Bridgeport High School in north central Washington serves a student body that is mostly Hispanic and poor, yet manages to…

Keller Ferry out of service on SR 21 near Wilbur

By NCBI
Apr 08, 2011
The Keller Ferry on SR 21 is currently out of service due to problems with the north shore vehicle loading ramp and dock.…

Morton's heavy-haul corridor bill goes to governor

By NCBI
Apr 07, 2011
The Legislature has approved a measure sponsored by Sen. Bob Morton, R-Kettle Falls, to extend the heavy-haul industrial…

Agreement paves way for new Bridgeport water

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
The city of Bridgeport and the state have signed an agreement that ends a longtime water dispute and provides the city…

Legislature passes measure to give counties a heads-up about water-right transfers

By NCBI
Apr 06, 2011
Today the state House of Representatives unanimously passed Senate Bill 5555, a measure introduced by Sen. Linda Evans…