TONASKET – The 11th Annual Okanogan River Garlic Festival is set to be bigger and better than ever this Friday, Aug. 20 and Saturday, Aug. 21 in History Park.
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James F. Meese of Oroville passed away July 23, 2010 at his home with family by his side. Jim was born on Nov. 2, 1929 in Rogersville, Mo.
Richard Lee (Buck) Hirst age 67 of Chesaw died on Saturday at home. He was born on May 9, 1943 in Tonasket to parents Dick and Ruth Hirst.
Bud Burse lost his courageous battle against ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) at home on Friday, July 23, 2010 with his loved ones at his side.
TONASKET – The Tonasket Ranger District has welcomed the new ranger, Dale Olson, to the area.
Olson, with 23 years of working for the U.S. Forest Service, has moved to Tonasket from Donnelley, Idaho, where he lived, and New Meadows, Idaho, where he worked.
Martha Louise Atchison, of Tonasket, died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at North Valley Extended Care, with her family at her side.
TONASKET – The Tonasket Rodeo Grounds is hosting a tractor pull event on Saturday, July 24.
Roberta Marie Maple, of Tonasket, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at her home, surrounded by her friends and family.
Howard W. Chamberlin passed away July 5, 2010 at home peacefully in his sleep. Howard was born March 31, 1924 in Aberdeen, S.D. to Willis and Nina Chamberlin. He moved from the Dakotas to the state of Washington as a young boy settling in Oroville where he attended school and graduated in 1942.
Josephine Harriet Pardee Hallauer, age 92, died at home on July 6, 2010 in Oroville.