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

Saturday, March 30 Sports Results

Saturday (and Friday) track, baseball, softball, soccer and tennis results

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TSD stands pat on vocational program

TONASKET – Tonasket School Board members said they had never received as much feedback on an issue as they had over the potential elimination of the family consumer science vocational program at Tonasket High School.

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NVH prepares to move forward after day in court

TONASKET – A full day in court on Tuesday, March 19, resulted in a pair of favorable outcomes for the North Valley Hospital Board of Commissioners, which according to board chairwoman Helen Casey will allow the board to begin moving forward with finalizing the closure of the district’s Assisted Living facility.

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Thursday, March 28 Sports Results

Caribou Trail League and Central Washington 2B League Standings / Schedules / Season Results link Softball Tonasket 12, Liberty Bell 5 (NL) Boys Soccer Manson 5, Tonasket 1 (NL) Liberty Bell 6, Oroville 1 Tennis Entiat 4, Oroville 1 (boys) Oroville 3, Entiat 2 (girls) Granger 3, White Swan 2 (boys) (NL) Granger 4, White [...]

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Tuesday, March 26 sports scores

Tuesday soccer, baseball, softball, tennis and track results

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Pool/spray park projects, ATVs headline council discussions

TONASKET – Spray park or swimming pool? According to city planner Kurt Danison, that shouldn’t even be the question. The answer, he said, is both, not either/or.

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Tuesday, March 19 Sports Results

High school baseball, softball, boys soccer, tennis and track results for March 18-19

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Food handlers class in Oroville on Wednesday, March 20

OROVILLE – A food handler class will be offered Wednesday, March 20th at the Oroville Eagles at 10:00 a.m. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to pay the $10.00 fee so that class may begin on time. Please have exact change or a check for $10.00 payable to Okanogan County Public Health. The class [...]

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WDFW steelhead and whitefish update

Areas remaining open until March 31 include Okanogan River: From the mouth to the Highway 97 Bridge in Oroville, except closed one hour after sunset on March 17th from the first powerline crossing downstream of the Hwy 155 Bridge in Omak (Coulee Dam Credit Union Building) to the mouth of Omak Creek, and from the Tonasket Lagoons Park boat launch to the Tonasket Bridge (4th Street); and Similkameen River: From the mouth to 400 feet below Enloe Dam.

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Spring 2013 High School Sports Standings

Boys Soccer Baseball Softball (Fastpitch) Girls Tennis Boys Tennis Track & Field Tonasket Meets Oroville Meets Top individual performances 1A Districts 6/7 (Tonasket) Top individual performances 1B/2B Districts 5/6/7 (Oroville)

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