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Photo by Emily HansonJoylnn Sullivan hitting the ball during her match against Lake Roosevelt on Friday, May 8. Sullivan played on the number one doubles team with Melissa Martinez and they defeated Mo Bell-Bart and Monica Warriors 6-3, 6-4.

Tonasket tennis players headed to districts

TONASKET – Several Tonasket tennis players are headed to the district matches next week after their last two regular season matches last week.

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Prosecutor’s office seeks to elevate charges against murder suspects

OKANOGAN – The prosecutor’s office has filed motions to elevate the charges against three of the defendants in the Michelle Kitterman murder case.

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A sign on the front of Hedlund Chevrolet which changed ownership on Friday, May 1. Tony Booth now owns OK Chevrolet in Tonasket. Photos by Emily Hanson

Hedlund Chevrolet now OK Chevrolet

TONASKET – The sale of Hedlund Chevrolet to Tony Booth became official on Friday, May 1. The business is now OK Chevrolet.

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Bob Drummond, photogrpahed here in 1968, came to Oroville from the silver area of Idaho's Silver Valley and served as school teacher, coach, high school principal and later as district superintendent. Photo courtesy of the Okanogan Borderlands Historical

Drummonds are May Festival Grand Marshals

OROVILLE – This year’s choice of members of the Drummond family as May Festival Grand Marshals is a tip of the hat to Bob Drummond, who started Oroville’s premier annual celebration 75 years ago.

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Oroville boys tennis beats Tonasket boys tennis

TONASKET – The Tonasket boys tennis team lost to the Oroville boys tennis team at home on Saturday, May 2.

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Tonasket School Board looks at worst case scenario budget reductions

TONASKET – The Tonasket School Board looked at worst-case-scenario budget savings goals for the 2009-2010 school year during their regular board meeting on Monday, April 27.

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Tonasket residents celebrate the Earth with Arbor Day Celebration

TONASKET – As Earth Week came to close, Tonasket residents celebrated the earth on Saturday, April 25 with an Arbor Day Celebration and a Plant and Seed Exchange.

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Photo by Emily HansonTeriqua Cholmondelely (left) and Vanessa Martinez (right), both from Tonasket, running in the women’s 100 m 33” hurdles during the Tonasket Invitational Track meet on Friday, April 17. Cholmondelely finished in first place and Mar

Oroville and Tonasket boys’ and girls’ track teams finish in top 10 at Tona

TONASKET – The Oroville and Tonasket boys’ and girls’ track teams finished in the top ten during the Tonasket Invitational track and field meet on Friday, April 17.

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Photo by Emily HansonJeovanny Polito (9) trying to kick the ball away from Omak during Tonasket’s home game on Thursday, April 16. The Tigers lost the game 3-0. Also shown are Michael Hulse (16) and Damien Rangel (15).

Tigers soccer lost two last week

BREWSTER – The Tonasket boys’ soccer team played a good game against Brewster but couldn’t find the win on Saturday, April 18.

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Tigers baseball 3-0 last week

COULEE DAM – The Tonasket baseball team finished up a successful week in Coulee Dam with a doubleheader win against Lake Roosevelt on Saturday, April 18.

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