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Tonasket senior quarterback Wade Detillian looks for an open receiver during Tonasket’s final game against Lakeside High School on Friday, Nov. 6. Tonasket won 14-7. Photo by Terry Mills

Late TD seals 14-7 Tiger victory over Lakeside

TONASKET – With one minute and 15 seconds left in the game, the Tonasket football field echoed with cries of “defense” as the Tigers worked hard to prevent the Lakeside Eagles from scoring. The effort paid off and the Tigers won 14-7 in their final game of the season.

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Tonasket sophomore Damon Halvorsen finishing the two mile mark of the state cross country meet with a time of 10:55 and in 15th place. Halvorsen went on to finish the course in 16th place with a time of 17:17. Submitted by Bob Thornton

Tonasket’s Halvorsen 16th at the state cross country meet

PASCO – Tonasket sophomore Damon Halvorsen finished the state cross country meet at Sun Willows Golf Course in 16th place with a time of 17:17.

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Tonasket freshman Devan Utt jumps up in the air to knock the ball back to Okanogan during Tonasket’s final home game of the season. Tonasket lost in three sets of 25-13, 26-24 and 25-16. Photo by Emily Hanson

Tonasket volleyball lost final three games

CASHMERE – The Tonasket volleyball team lost their final three games during their last weeks of the season.

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Four suspected in death of pregnant Oroville woman will be tried next year

OKANOGAN – The trials of four people suspected in the death of a pregnant Oroville woman have been continued until next year.

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Grant awarded for development of trailhead at Oroville for Similkameen Conn

OROVILLE – Okanogan County has received a federal grant $106,000 grant for the development of the trailhead at Oroville for the Similkameen Connector Trail.

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Property rights meeting draws big crowd to Agriplex

OKANOGAN – The first Coalition for Property Rights meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 3 was successful, with 850 people from Okanogan County in attendance in the Fairgrounds Agriplex.

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Patrick Plum will be Tonasket’s new mayor

TONASKET – With no more votes to count, it appears former Tonasket Councilman Patrick Plumb will now step into the mayor’s position.

According to Monday’s unofficial vote count, Plumb received 190 votes, or 56 percent of the votes cast in the Tuesday, Nov. 3 general election. His opponent, Joyce Fancher, a sitting councilwoman, received 150, or 43.73 percent of the vote.

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Tonasket’s Damon Halvorsen running behind Cashmere’s Roman Velazquez during the cross country district meet on Thursday, Oct. 29. Halvorsen finished the meet in second place with a time of 16:46. Submitted by Bob Thornton

Tonasket’s Halvorsen headed to state cross country meet

WENATCHEE – After running strong and finishing the district meet in second place, Tonasket’s Damon Halvorsen will be running at the state cross country meet in Pasco on Sun Willows golf course on Saturday, Nov. 7 at noon.

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Tonasket defensive back Keegan McCormick tackling an Omak running back on Thursday, Oct. 29. The Pioneers were too fast for the Tigers and Tonasket lost at home 48-7. Photo by Terry Mills

Tigers not fast enough in 48-7 home loss

TONASKET – The Tigers weren’t fast enough to stop a balanced Omak football team during their home game on Thursday, Oct. 29 and they lost 48-7.

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Construction on new hospital addition coming along

TONASKET – Construction on the new hospital addition is coming along, as was reported during the North Valley Hospital board’s meeting on Thursday, Oct. 29.

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