OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health is reporting no newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, with the count remaining at 44, according to their Friday, May 22 update.
WENATCHEE – The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $21,692 in its third round of Helping Hands Grants to nonprofits struggling with the effects of COVID-19.
Economic Alliance and Twisp Works collaborate to launch a Okanogan County Small Business Emergency Grant
In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Governors Stay Home, Stay Healthy order and it’s impacts to our local small business community, the Okanogan County Economic Alliance in collaboration with Twisp Works initiated a grant opportunity for small businesses in Okanogan County.
Cindy Lee Jones, 60, of Tonasket, Washington, passed away May 4, 2020 at Lake Havasu Regional Hospital in Lake Havasu, Arizona. Cindy was born in Omak, Washington on April 12, 1960 to Tom and Dolores Jones of Pine Creek. She was the youngest of seven children.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 in their Monday, March 18 update, bringing the total of new cases up to 12 since their previous Monday report.
OKANOGAN – Another two cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in the Tuesday, May 19 update by Okanogan County Public Health bringing the total to 42.
OKANOGAN – The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office 911 Dispatch Center is now capable of accepting text messages to 911 to report an emergency, but a voice call to 911 is still the best way to report an emergency, according to Sheriff Tony Hawley.
SEATTLE – Oroville School District has been awarded a $50,000 grant to support online learning during the pandemic from College Spark Washington.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Sheriff Tony Hawley is cautioning people to be aware that there have been over 20 reports of fraudulent applications for unemployment benefits since May 7, 2020.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Health is reporting two more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the South County, bring the total number of positive cases to 39, according to the agencies Friday, May 15 update.