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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…





Loomis and Wauconda Post Offices Eyed for Closure

By NCBI & Associated Press
Jul 27, 2011
The U.S. Postal Service is looking at 3,700 post offices for possible closure nationwide, 39 of those here in Washington…

Church Records Stolen; Reward Offered

By NCBI
Jul 25, 2011
On Thursday night, someone broke into the Trinity Episcopal Church in Oroville and stole a small safe. What they didn't…

Lightning Caused Fires Now Contained on Tonasket Ranger District

By NCBI
Jul 25, 2011
Firefighters responded to two lightning caused fires in the Mt. Hull area today. Forest Service engines and crews…

Authorities Looking for Murder Suspect

By NCBI
Jul 25, 2011
Nicolas Perez-Patistan. OCSO Photo. The Okanogan County Sheriff's Office is looking for a…

Tonasket Man Wanted for Attempted Murder

By NCBI
Jul 25, 2011
Bernadino Valle-Padilla. OCSO Photo. Officials are trying to locate a Tonasket man, accused…