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John Webster Myrick

John Webster Myrick, 94 passed away peacefully at home with his devoted wife, Juanita, of 73 years and their number five son Kevin, on November 15th, 2014.

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Dara Sylvester’s Allure Hair Designs will be holding its Grand Re-opening on Saturday, Nov. 22. Charlene Helm/staff photo

Allure Hair Designs to ‘re-open’ on Nov. 22

OROVILLE – Allure Hair Designs isn’t exactly new in town. However, the hair salon formerly known as Sonia’s Beauty Spot now boasts a new in name and with a familiar friend in Dara Sylvester now running the show, will be hosting its Grand Re-opening on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 10 a.m-2 p.m.

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The Cornerstone to be ‘a thrift store like no other’

OROVILLE – Joni Mercer moved from the west side of the state about a year ago. Now, she says, she is fulfilling a lifelong dream to open what she calls “a thrift store unlike any other,” which she did on Oct. 30.

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Water level lowered at Osoyoos Lake for the winter

YAKIMA – Operators are lowering the water on Lake Osoyoos to its winter level to provide more storage for rain and melting snow, and to prevent shoreline damage from freezing and flooding.

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End Domestic Violence

I am the father of six-year-old twins. My wife, Colleen, and I want to raise a son who respects women and a daughter who lives in a world where she is respected and free from violence.

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Mary Esther Applegate

Mary Esther Applegate

Mary Esther Applegate, 71, passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at Alive Hospice Residence in Nashville, TN. She was born on September 14, 1943, in Tonasket, Wash., daughter of the late Amos and Mary (Beale) Teas.

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Paul Benjamin Williams

Paul Benjamin Williams was born September 3, 1954, in Seattle, Wash. and went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on October 26, 2014.

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Elizabeth KinKade

No jail time for former THS librarian who had sex with student

OKANOGAN – A former Tonasket High School librarian accused of having sex with an 18-year-old student will not serve jail time after an Okanogan County Superior Court Judge accepted a plea agreement.

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Glenn Hauenstein

Glenn Merle Hauenstein

Glenn Merle Hauenstein was born on February 21, 1931 in Mount Vernon, Wash. He was the fifth of six sons born to Pearl and Marion Hauenstein.

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Roy Curtis

Elvin Roy Curtis, 87, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Regency House in Omak. He was born in Oroville on October 8, 1927, to E. H. Bill and Ada Curtis.

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