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Community Bulletin Board 3

Local food Banks

OROVILLE – The Oroville food bank operates every Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., excluding holidays, in the basement of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. For more information, call Jeff Austin at 476-3978 or Jessica Lakey at 476-3817.

TONASKET – The Tonasket food bank operates every Thursday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 300 S. Whitcomb Ave. Drop-offs can be made at Tonasket Tavern. For more information, call Jack Gavin at 486-2480 or Debby Curren at 486-2459.

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Anna Louise Paup-Hill

Anna Louise Paup-Hill, 82, Oroville, died on Monday, Oct. 8, 2007 in Goldendale, Wash.

She was born on Oct. 11, 1924 in Waynesburg, Ky. to parents Isom Potter and Dixie Pearl (Robinson) Howell. Louise was raised in Kentucky and moved to Omak in 1943 where she worked for Pacific NW Bell Telephone Company until 1963. She married Dr. Glenn A. Paup and he preceded her in death in 1978.

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Together we can do great things

Dear editor,

In the early days of our country, people worked together to survive. Community spirit was more than evident. Today we have become used to letting Sam do it; Uncle Sam that is.

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Council’s decision could bring more protests

Dear editor,

I am a Colville Tribal Member from Omak. We the first people had the opportunity to have a protest as we picketed the Colville Confederated Tribes’ headquarters in Nespelem on Sept 27 in hopes of receiving an expected December per-capita check.

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Local saints on fruitless mission

Dear editor,

Everyone wants to get into the “act,” but God is in the act. He deserves the Nobel Prize. God made us, told us how to eat, how to live and behave.

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Why has nothing been done?

Dear editor,

My name is Donald Carson and at this point in time I’ve been incarcerated for 14 months for the charges of first-degree murder.

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Legacy project for all veterans

Dear editor,

Just want to thank you for coverage your paper has given the Armed Forces Legacy in Tonasket. Russell Ledbetter did a good job, thanks a lot.

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Community Bulletin Board 2

Local food banks

OROVILLE – The Oroville food bank operates every Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., excluding holidays, in the basement of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. For more information, call Jeff Austin at 476-3978 or Jessica Lakey at 476-3817.

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Natalie Adela Rodriguez

Natalie Adela Rodriguez was born on Aug. 9, 2007 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket at 6:54 p.m. She weighed 8 lbs. 4 oz. and measured 21 inches long. Along with her parents, Tiffany Wilkinson of Oroville and Heliberto Rodriguez of Mexico, her 1 year 10 mo. old sister, Angelica E. Rodriguez, welcomes her home. Natalie is also loved and welcomed home by her grandparents Vickie Wilkinson, Donald Wilkinson, Adela Cosino and Apolinar Rodriguez; aunts Sabrina Castaneda and Jennifer Torres; uncles Juan Castaneda and Vidal Torres; and cousins Juan Castaneda, Jose Castaneda and Yesina Torres.

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Richard A. Sherlock

Richard A. Sherlock, 71, of Tonasket died at his home on Oct. 2, 2007 surrounded by his family.

Richard was born Nov. 9, 1935 to Jack and Ruth Sherlock of Hollywood, Calif. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Colleen Sherlock of Tonasket; daughter, Ronda Sherlock of Seattle; son and daughter, John and Laura Sherlock of Okanogan; one grandchild, Anne Sherlock; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

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