About Gazette-Tribune

Stories by Gazette-Tribune

Rosalie J. Clinkenbeard

Rosalie J. Clinkenbeard, 56, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at her home in Wenatchee.

Read full story
Tommie J. Kammeyer

Tommie J. Kammeyer

Tommie ‘Bama’ J. Kammeyer passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2010.

Read full story
Daniel L. Pavek, wanted by the State of Washington to testify in the murder trials of Tansy Mathis and David Richards, has been missing for three weeks.

Pavek wanted by state

TONASKET – Daniel L. Pavek is missing and the State of Washington is looking for him.

Pavek, husband of Lacey Hirst-Pavek, who has been charged with First Degree Murder of Michelle Kitterman and First Degree Manslaughter of Kitterman’s unborn child

Read full story
Detective Mike Murray holds up Michelle Kitterman's left shoe, which was found near her body, for the jury to see as evidence toward the end of testimony Monday, April 19. Murray also showed the shirt, jacket, jeans and bra Kitterman was wearing the night

Testimony wraps up in murder trial

OKANOGAN – After a full day of testimony on Monday, April 19 at the murder trial of Tansy Mathis and David Richards, testimony was expected to continue through the early part of the week with the jury receiving the case by the end of the week for deliberation.

Read full story

Arbor Day Celebrations April 24 and 29

TONASKET – In his first proclamation as mayor, Patrick Plumb announced during the Tuesday, April 13 Tonasket City Council meeting that the Arbor Day celebration will be on Saturday, April 24 at about 3:30 p.m.

Read full story

Ruby Ruth Wiltz

Ruby Ruth Wiltz, 99, a life long resident of Washington passed away in Walla Walla, Wash. on Feb. 2, 2010.

Ruby was born in Molson, the fourth of 14 children. She grew up and attended school in Chesaw and Molson.

Read full story

Heather LeAnn Hockett

Heather LeAnn Hockett died on Monday, April 5, 2010 due to an automobile accident.

She was born July 28, 1986 in Oliver, B.C. She spent her childhood years attending school in Portland, Ore. and summer times in Oroville.

Read full story

Bharucha acting administrator at North Valley Hospital

TONASKET – Chief Financial Officer of North Valley Hospital District Bomi Bharucha is the acting administrator until a new one is found.

Read full story
Brant Phillips testifying in the trial of Tansy Mathis and David Richards on Monday, April 12. Photos by Emily Hanson

Phillips testifies Richards did not take part in murder

OKANOGAN – Brent Phillips testified in the murder trial for Tansy Mathis and David Richards on Monday, April 12, the second day of testimony in the trial, which began on Tuesday, April 6 with the selection of the jury, which heard opening statements on Friday, April 9.

Read full story

Heather Hockett

Heather Hockett died April 5, 2010 in Davenport, Wash., due to an auto accident.

Read full story