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Walter ‘Walt’ Avery Kelley

Walter (Walt) Avery Kelley, 80, of Tonasket, died peacefully at his home on Nov. 21, 2011 under Hospice care. He was born on Feb. 6, 1931 in Worland, Wyo., to Elmo James and Winnie Pearl Kelley.

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Dennis Brown takes his oath of office after being appointed to the Tonasket City Council on July 10. Photo by Brent Baker

Brown appointed to Tonasket City Council

TONASKET – Dennis Brown is no stranger to Tonasket City Council meetings. But leading off the Tuesday, July 10, meeting, he moved from the gallery to the hot seat as he was appointed by the council to fill Position 4, which has been vacant since Julianna Griffin resigned June 13.

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A scene from the exciting fast-paced race action during the  2010 Can Am Apple Cup Powerboat Races. Photo by Gary DeVon

Can-Am Apple Cup Powerboat Races this weekend

Hear the rumble, feel the thunder, the Can-Am Apple Cup Hydroplane Races are back, July 21 and 22, at Lake Osoyoos off Deep Bay Park.

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Peter Fitzgerald Booth

Peter Fitzgerald Booth

Peter Fitzgerald Booth, age 46, died July 3, 2012 in Red Bluff, Calif. He was born Sept. 23, 1965 in San Diego, Calif.

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Edna Delilah Robinson

Edna Delilah Robinson died Thursday, June 28, 2012 at her home on Sherman Creek Orchard near Kettle Falls at the age of 87.

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Alvina Schultz

Alvina Schultz

Alvina Schultz died Jan. 14, 2012 in Portland, Ore. She was born July 19, 1935 in Tonasket.

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Homer Carter

Homer Carter

A remembrance and celebration of life for Homer Carter will be held July 14 at 1:30 p.m. in the Agriplex Annex at the Okanogan County Fairgrounds. A potluck fellowship will follow. Homer was 91 when he passed away Jan. 27, 2012.

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Raymond Doll

Raymond Doll

Raymond Doll was born the seventh child of 13 to Frank and Christine Doll on March 6, 1951 in Bismarck, N. D. He was raised a few miles away in Glen Ullin, N. D., along with his five brothers and seven sisters.

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Brent W. Robinson

Brent W. Robinson

Brent W. Robinson, 62 passed away June 29, 2012, in Wenatchee at Central Washington Hospital. He was born in Tonasket April 6, 1950, to Neil and Grace Robinson.

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Noriene ‘Fred’ Burton

Noriene Burton, “Fred,” as she was called by her shipmate at Foss Maritime, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2012.

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