Whitestone Pharmacy will soon open their doors in Tonasket

TONASKET- Whitestone Pharmacy held an Open House on Saturday, Dec. 7, welcoming the community to visit Tonasket’s new incoming pharmacy, located at 316 S. Whitcomb Ave, projected to open their doors sometime in January 2020.

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New video helps temporary ag workers and employers understand rights and responsibilities

TUMWATER — Every year, thousands of temporary agriculture workers come to Washington. They play a key role in one of the state’s biggest industries ̶ planting, growing, and harvesting crops like apples, berries, cherries and many other foods that are consumed here and shipped around the world.

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Clifton ‘John’ Brooks

Clifton “John” Brooks, age 80, of Oroville, WA passed away peacefully at his home on Monday November 18th, 2019. John was born in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Alfred Gordon Jackson

Alfred Gordon Jackson, 89, died November 24, 2019 in Tonasket, Washington. He was born in 1930 to Carrie and Gordon Jackson.

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A thankful community

NORTH COUNTY — There is so much to be thankful for this holiday season and local residents took a moment to reflect on reasons they are thankful for community, family and friends.

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Free Thanksgiving Dinner offered by America’s Family Grill

NORTH COUNTY — America and Louis Perez and the staff of America’s Family Grill are inviting people to come join them for a free Thanksgiving Dinner this Thursday, Nov. 28 between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. at their restaurant at 1518 Main Street in Oroville.

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Suspect in home invasion arrested with stolen property

OROVILLE – An Oroville man, suspected of breaking into an occupied Oroville home in the 400 block of Main Street last week was arrested when a search of his vehicle revealed he had property stolen from the home in his possession.

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Lance Bowers

Tonasket man charged with murder in connection to body found in trunk

OKANOGAN – A Tonasket man has been charged in the death of his wife, Angela M. Bowers, whose remains were found in the trunk of a burned out car in Aeneas Valley last June.

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John Edward Knowlton

John Edward Knowlton passed away peacefully on December 10, 2018, shortly after turning 100. He was born on October 13, 1918 on Paradise Hill in Brewster, Washington to his parents James and Mary Knowlton.

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Washington state bans vapor products containing vitamin E acetate

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Board of Health expanded its emergency rule on vapor products to include a new section banning the sale of vapor products containing vitamin E acetate. The Department of Health recommended the update based on new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) findings connecting vitamin E acetate and vaping associated lung injury.

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Thanksgiving Holiday Concert Saturday at Oroville Grange

Steve Hinze and Cheat Grass to perform
OROVILLE – This Saturday, Nov. 23rd at 6pm The Oroville Grange is hosting an evening holiday concert this Saturday, Nov. 23, featuring the music of Tonasket’s Steve Kinzie followed by Ron and Judy Hyde’s “Cheat Grass.”

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