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Tonasket will raise water and sewer rates

TONASKET – The city council decided on a 2.5 percent rate increase for a water and sewer ordinance at their meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 27.

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The Lady Hornet's Kayla McKinney brings the ball down court against the Entiat Tigers. McKinney, a 5'5" junior places in the guard position and is one of the Hornet's best ball handlers.

Lady Hornets hope to move up in league standings

OROVILLE – The Lady Hornets faced Liberty Bell and Soap Lake last week, but were unable to come up with their a win.

Oroville took on the league-leading Liberty Bell Lions on the road Tuesday, Jan 27 and fell 27 to 53 in a game plagued by Hornet turnovers.

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Tonasket senior Cierra Silverthorn tries to make a shot against the Chelan defense on Saturday, Jan 31. Tonasket won 47-44.

Tonasket Lady Tigers beat number one team in the league

TONASKET – After a hard loss to Lake Roosevelt, the Tonasket girls basketball team came back to beat Chelan, the number one team in the Caribou Trail League.

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Tonasket senior Jeramy Dellinger jumps to make a shot over Joe Harris, a junior from Chelan, on Saturday, Jan. 31 Tonasket lost 81-42.Photo by Terry Mills

Tonasket Boys Basketball showing improvement

TONASKET – The Tonasket boys basketball team improved their performances against Lake Roosevelt and Chelan last week.

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Tonasket senior Trey Jensen wrestling against Chelan on Thursday, Jan. 29. Jensen won his match at 135 pounds by a pin. Photo by Les Bowen

Tonasket wrestling heading to districts

CHELAN – In the last league match before districts, the Tonasket wrestling team lost to Chelan, 46-27 on Thursday, Jan. 29.

At 160 pounds, Kevin Cruz won his match by decision, 9-0. Sophomore Keegan McCormick won his match at 171 pounds by a technical fault, 17-1. Senior Trey Jensen won by a pin at 135 pounds.

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Dorothy Zosel

Dorothy Grace DenHerder Zosel passed away after a brief illness at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee on Jan. 30, 2009.

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Jennieve ‘Jennie’ Jennings Ramos

Jennieve ‘Jennie” Jennings Ramos of Oroville passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2009 at the Harmony House in Brewster, after an extended illness.

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Sully’s, a Loomis landmark, destroyed by fire

LOOMIS – Sully’s Café burned down on Thursday, Jan. 22.

“The café caught fire in the early morning and the emergency calls were made about five minutes before 6 a.m.,” Chris Elder, café owner, said. She added that Jerry Ogle, who owns the Loomis Kwik Stop, called in the fire.

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Photo by Terry MillsTonasket's Jessica Kitterman shoots the ball in the Tigers' game against Lake Roosevelt on Tuesday, Jan. 13. The Tigers won with 3.8 seconds left 61-60. Also shown are Moyatat Bell-Bart and Tiffany Adkins from Lake Roosevelt and Dana P

Tonasket girls basketball won three games last week

LEAVENWORTH – The Tonasket girls basketball team finished a three game week against Cascade on Saturday, Jan. 17, winning all three games.

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Photo by Terry MillsSenior Austin Olma of Tonasket tries to make a shot from under the hoop in Tonasket's game against Lake Roosevelt on Tuesday, Jan. 13. The Tigers lost, 66-39. Also shown are freshman Ty Egbert of Lake Roosevelt, senior Bryce Johnson (#

Tonasket boys basketball facing frustrating situation

LEAVENWORTH – The Tonasket boys’ basketball team ended a hard week in Leavenworth on Saturday, Jan. 17 with a loss, 52-34.

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