Through agreement with CBP, Colville Tribes to issue Enhanced Tribal Card

SEATTLE — Through an agreement with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation will begin issuing Enhanced Tribal Cards (ETC) Monday.

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State Parks announces free day dates for 2018

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will again offer 12 free days next year, in which day-use visitors won’t need a Discover Pass to visit state parks by vehicle.

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Melvin Ray Gallagher

Melvin R. Gallagher, 74, of Oroville, Washington, died September 8, 2017 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. Melvin was born July 27, 1943 in Seagraves, Texas to parents Earl and Wynona Gallagher.

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Joy Ehlers

Joy Ehlers died on September 6, 2017 in Tonasket, Washington. She was born May 22, 1933 in Halsey, Nebraska to parents John and Joanna Mast.

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Cops, Courts & 911 Calls

Superior Court
Justin William Nanpuya, 41, Omak, pleaded guilty Sept. 5 to third-degree assault (of a law enforcement officer). Nanpuya was sentenced to nine months in jail and fined $1,260.50 for the March 23 crime.

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Lions Club looking for new members as they celebrate second century

The Tonasket/Okanogan Valley Lions Club is looking for new members as they enter their second centennial of service. Local club members joined clubs across the world in celebrating the 100th anniversary of Lions Club International.

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Oroville School Board Special Meeting

OROVILLE – The Oroville School District has announced that there wouldn’t be a quorum for the next school board meeting, planned for Monday, Sept. 25, so the district has called for a special meeting

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Oroville Hornets shut down Brewster Bears

OROVILLE – The Oroville Hornet Football squad defeated the Brewster Bears 40 to 18 on the Hornet’s home field last Friday night.

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Rosa Geneva Borland

Rosa Geneva Borland, 88, of Oroville, died September 3, 2017. She was born April 16, 1929 to parents Dewey and Charlotte Galyean in Childress, Texas.

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Cops & Courts and 911 Calls

Superior Court
The court found probable cause to charge Zachary John Bernsten, 33, Omak, with two counts of first-degree robbery. The crimes allegedly occurred Aug. 28.

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John E. Feddersen

John E. Feddersen, age 73 of Havillah, Washington, died on September 8, 2017 at Regency of Omak. He was born November 27, 1943 in Tonasket, Washington to parents Paul and Agnes Feddersen.

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