Leota McMillan, age 91, died peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, December 21, 2015 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, Washington. She was born August 2, 1924 at National, Washington. Leota was the fourth of 11 children born to Edgar and Cynthia Michels
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William Edward Craig passed from this life on March 30, 2016. Ed was born to William Emery Craig and Minnie Naomi Craig on February 2, 1934 in Eldon, Missouri.
Troy Steven Pierre, 19, Omak, pleaded guilty March 1 to theft of a motor vehicle. Pierre was sentenced to three months in jail and fined $1,260.50 for the Dec. 31, 2015 crime.
Robert (Bob) E. Johnson of Pine Creek Road, Tonasket, Washington, passed away on February 27, 2016 at the age of 71 in Sun City, Arizona from congestive heart failure. Bob was born in Bellingham, Washington on March 3, 1944 to Earl and Dorothy Johnson.
Ardith E. Law, 84, of Tonasket, Washington went to be with our Lord at 4:10 a.m., February 14, 2016. Ardith was born in Spokane on November 26, 1931 and soon after was adopted by C. Vern and Mildred Steele from Manson, Washington.
Winnefred G. (Haney) Barker, age 89, went home to heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on March 6, 2016. Winnie passed on at home with her family by her side in Oroville, Washington. Winnie was born on January 4, 1927, in International Falls, Minnesota to Frank and Grace (Heritage) Haney. She was one of eleven children.
Ronald Roy McDougall was born on April 3, 1949 to Roy & Beulah (VanBrunt) McDougall in Tonasket.
OROVILLE – A 47-year-old Tonasket woman died when the car she was riding in attempted to turn off Highway 97 onto a driveway and was struck by an oncoming truck in the other lane.
OROVILLE – The Oroville School Board will meet Monday and Tuesday, March 14 and 15 for special school board meetings to discuss the Superintendent Search and the formation of a new Discipline Committee.
Ruth Margaret (Rise) Loe, daughter of Olaf and Eva (Anderson) Rise was born on August 13, 1935 on the family farm near Molson, Wash. She was the third daughter of four. Ruth died unexpectedly on February 12, 2016 in Post Falls, Idaho.