About Brent Baker

Brent is a reporter for the Gazette-Tribune. Prior to working at the G-T, he was the sports editor for Sunrise Publishing from 2000-2005 in Michigan. He subsequently owned and operated Buckland Media, a high school sports website, in Michigan until 2010. He and his wife Kim, who have an adult son, moved to Tonasket in 2010. Brent started work at the G-T in 2011.

Stories by Brent Baker

Flood watch for Okanogan River near Tonasket

TONASKET – Warm weather that is speeding up the annual mountain snow melt-off has brought about a flood watch for the Okanogan River, especially in the areas between Tonasket and Oroville.

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Friday and Saturday, May 3-4 Sports Results

Friday & Saturday sports results

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Thursday, May 2 Sports Results

Thursday’s results

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Tonasket works to contain yard sales

TONASKET – Yard sale season is beginning in Tonasket, and with it complaints of traffic and congestion in residential areas.

The City Council has been mulling an ordinance to limit the number of yard sales permitted in the city. However, after plenty of discussion at the Tuesday, April 23, council meeting, it was clear that the council was undecided on exactly how to move forward.

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Sports results, Tuesday, April 30

Tuesday’s high school sports results

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Big splash, big party

TONASKET – A sun-kissed spring afternoon, a common cause for the community to rally around, and the seemingly bottomless pool of ingenuity offered by Linda Black and her team of energetic volunteers turned the Big Splash BBQ into a memorable day in Tonasket. The community party, which drew around 500 people to Founders Day Park, [...]

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Saturday, April 27, Sports Results

Saturday’s high school sports scores

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Sports Results, Apr. 22-24

 Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Standings and Schedules Soccer Tonasket 5, Omak 1 Bridgeport 10, Oroville 1 Chelan 9, Cashmere 0 Brewster 3, Okanogan 1 Quincy 2, Cascade 0 Liberty Bell vs. Manson  Softball Omak 15, Tonasket 5 Pateros 19, Oroville 1 Okanogan 8, Brewster 3 Chelan 5, Cashmere 2 Cascade 16, [...]

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Saturday, April 20 Sports Scores

Baseball, Softball, Soccer, Tennis, Track, results from Saturday.

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Thursday and Friday, Apr. 18-19 Sports

Scores from Thursday and Friday

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