Omak nurse sentenced to federal prison for adulteration and misbranding pain meds

SPOKANE – Cory J. Riehart, 32, Omak, Wash. was sentenced in United States District Court after pleading guilty in July, 2017 to Adulterating a Drug and to Misbranding a Drug with the Intent to Defraud or Mislead….

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Leah McCormick, Okanogan County Treasurer

Second half property taxes due

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Treasurer Leah McCormick would like to remind taxpayers that the second half of 2017 county property taxes and irrigation assessments are due and must be in by Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, or interest and penalty will start accruing on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017.

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County Historical Society annual meeting

OMAK – The 2017 OCHS member/trustee meeting will be held on Saturday, Oct 28 in the Hazel Burnett building on the campus of Wenatchee Valley College, Omak.

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Cops, Courts & 911 Calls

Superior Court
The court found probable cause to charge Gabriel Toribio Apolonio, 20, Omak, with second-degree assault (strangulation) (DV). The crime allegedly occurred Sept. 27.

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First suspected West Nile Virus case in Okanogan County

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health is investigating a suspected case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in an Okanogan County resident.

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Sandra L. ‘Sandy’ Mann

Sandra L. “Sandy” Mann, 83, passed away Saturday evening, September 30, 2017 in Nespelem, Washington. Sandy was born in Athens, Georgia on Tuesday, April 17, 1934 to the home of William and Hazel Cooper.

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The Week in Sports

This week’s high school sports schedule for Oroville and Tonasket teams….

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Accepting applications for .09 funds

OMAK – The Economic Alliance Infrastructure Committee announced that they are now accepting applications for the 2018 .09 Prioritization process for Economic Development/Public Facility Projects within Okanogan County.

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Cops, Courts & 911 Calls

District Court
Brandon Dwain Barton, 36, Okanogan, guilty of first-degree negligent driving. Barton received a 90-day suspended sentence and fined $650.

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Michael L. Tibbs

Michael L. Tibbs, age 66 of Oroville, Washington was born in Tonasket, Washington to parents Dave and Lillian Tibbs. Leaving his loving family quietly, Mike stepped into Glory on the morning of September 28th at his home. Surviving is his wife, Miki; his son, Mitch (Trish); his daughters, Julie Tibbs and Paige (Wade) Scott; his, [...]

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Charles R. Smith

Charles R. Smith, age 79, of Oroville, Washington died September 25, 2017 at North Valley Hospital. He was born on October 25, 1937 in Yuma, Arizona to parents Harvie and Mary Smith.

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