CHELAN – The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation announced its annual list of Most Endangered Historic Properties in the State of Washington on Monday, April 25. The announcement came during the organization’s This Place Matters reception, held at the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce. The reception is an affinity event hosted by the Washington Trust to kickoff this week’s RevitalizeWA conference in Chelan.
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OROVILLE – While two potential replacements for the outgoing superintendent for Oroville School District have been interviewed by the board and met staff and the public, a third candidate bowed out and two more have been added to the list.
Raymond Quinn died January 19, 2016 at the age of 75-years-old. He was born on December 30, 1936.
Leota McMillan, age 91, died peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, December 21, 2015 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, Washington. She was born August 2, 1924 at National, Washington. Leota was the fourth of 11 children born to Edgar and Cynthia Michels
William Edward Craig passed from this life on March 30, 2016. Ed was born to William Emery Craig and Minnie Naomi Craig on February 2, 1934 in Eldon, Missouri.
Troy Steven Pierre, 19, Omak, pleaded guilty March 1 to theft of a motor vehicle. Pierre was sentenced to three months in jail and fined $1,260.50 for the Dec. 31, 2015 crime.
Robert (Bob) E. Johnson of Pine Creek Road, Tonasket, Washington, passed away on February 27, 2016 at the age of 71 in Sun City, Arizona from congestive heart failure. Bob was born in Bellingham, Washington on March 3, 1944 to Earl and Dorothy Johnson.
Ardith E. Law, 84, of Tonasket, Washington went to be with our Lord at 4:10 a.m., February 14, 2016. Ardith was born in Spokane on November 26, 1931 and soon after was adopted by C. Vern and Mildred Steele from Manson, Washington.
Winnefred G. (Haney) Barker, age 89, went home to heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on March 6, 2016. Winnie passed on at home with her family by her side in Oroville, Washington. Winnie was born on January 4, 1927, in International Falls, Minnesota to Frank and Grace (Heritage) Haney. She was one of eleven children.
Ronald Roy McDougall was born on April 3, 1949 to Roy & Beulah (VanBrunt) McDougall in Tonasket.