Okanogan County Public Health says third case of COVID-19 confirmed in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Okanogan County has risen to three, up for the first confirmed case announced last Tuesday, according to the most recent update by Okanogan County Public Health released Friday evening.

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‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ limits Washingtonians social interaction

“It’s time to hunker down in order to win this fight” Gov. Jay Inslee Only essential businesses and service will remain open OLYMPIA – Washington State Governor Jay Inslee issued a “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order to fight the spread of COVID-19 by expanding measures to reduce social interactions. “We have now confirmed that more [...]

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Washington scrambles to boost supply of life-saving protective items for healthcare workers

Millions of N-95 masks and other types of personal protective equipment are being delivered to Washington State as public health and emergency response officials scramble to obtain the equipment needed to respond to the growing COVID-19 outbreak.

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Steven Philip Frazier

In Loving Memory. Steve passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 7, 2020 of heart failure at the age of 67. Steve was born Dec. 22, 1952, in Avenal, California to Lola Mae Willis.

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Melanie Jeanne Matson

Melanie Jeanne Matson, age 58, was born on May 16th, 1961, in Walla Walla, Washington. Melanie passed suddenly on March 17,2020 in Yakima, Washington. Melanie grew up and graduated from Oroville High School in 1979. After graduating high school, Melanie attended Eastern Washington University to pursue her passion in the Medical field where she graduated with her BSN in 1983.

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Tonasket City Council Special Meeting

TONASKET – A special meeting of the City Council of the City of Tonasket will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 7 p.m.

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Update: First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health (PCPH) and Family Health Centers are reporting the first COVID-19 case has been confirmed in the county. The individual is said to be self-isolated and poses no threat to the community.

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PUD suspends rate hike, disconnections and late fees

OKANOGAN – The Okanogan County PUD board has suspended the May 1 rate increase and authorized staff to suspend disconnections due to non-payment, as well as work with customers to waive late fees and make payment arrangements.

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President Trump approves major Disaster Declaration for Washington

WASHINGTON — FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Washington to supplement the state, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020, and continuing.

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Suspect arrested in death of Tonasket man

TONASKET – A man suspected of killing another man at the Roundup in Tonasket on Saturday, March 21, was arrested in Loomis by the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Department.

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No confirmed COVID-19 Cases in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN COUNTY – Okanogan County Health has announced that as of Friday, March 20 there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the county. Some 89 samples have been sent in with 36 results back and 53 tests with results pending.

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