OLYMPIA – The Washington Service Corps and the Washington Reading Corps need a total of 792 service seekers: people interested in making a difference.
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The Washington State Fire Marshal advises people to ensure that they purchase legal consumer fireworks that are both safe and high quality, visit one of the many licensed fireworks stands operating during the Fourth of July fireworks sales period. By law, these stands may only sell approved and legal fireworks.
OLYMPIA – Late Friday night, June 30, the Legislature approved a new tax exemption for silicon smelter facilities.
OROVILLE – Oroville will be conducting its inaugural year of Youth Cheerleading and is looking for kids who are interested in participating.
The court found probable cause to charge Brandy Faith Titanich, 41, Kelowna, B.C., with POCS (ecstasy). The crime allegedly occurred June 24 at the Oroville Port of Entry.
Ruth Alaine (Wills) (Harper) Adams, age 90 of Oroville, Washington, passed away at home on June 18, 2017. Ruth was born September 27, 1926 in Omak, Washington to Bernard Melvy Kerr Wills and Wiltrude E. (Carrel) Wills.
Christopher David Chapple, 36, with addresses in Omak and Oroville, pleaded guilty May 2 to two counts of third-degree child rape and one count of tampering with physical evidence. Chapple was sentenced to 48 months in prison and fined $800 for the Jan. 13 crimes.
There will be a memorial service for Lillian “Babe” Stansbury on Saturday, July 1 starting at 11 a.m. at the Loomis Community Church, with a Luncheon to follow.
Nellie was born July 27, 1925 in Loomis, Washington to parents John Sherman Cook and Oma Jane Colbert. Nellie passed away in her home on June 16, 2017.
NESPELEM -The Colville Tribal Elections Committee has made the decision to move forward with the elections process and let the Position One “run its course.”