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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…





Hover and Branch Lead in Early Results


Nov 09, 2016
Andy Hover and Chris Branch lead in election night results with 7312 ballots counted.  In the Okanogan County Commissioner…

Annual Jammin’ Against Hunger concert to honor veterans


Nov 01, 2016
The Wenatchee Valley College at Omak student government is sponsoring the 11th annual community benefit, Jammin’ Against Hunger…

Colville Tribes Air Quality Program, EPA, and DOE working toward cleaner air in Okanogan County


Oct 13, 2016
The Colville Tribes Office of Environmental Trust (ET) Air Quality Program, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and…

Colville Tribes Takes Steps to Distribute Ramah Settlement


Oct 06, 2016
The Colville Business Council voted unanimously to distribute the Colville Tribes’ “Ramah Settlement” award through per capita…

Most popular hunting seasons of the year open Oct. 15


Oct 04, 2016
Some of Washington’s most popular hunting seasons will get underway Oct. 15, when hunters with modern firearms will take to the…