REPUBLIC – The Kettle River-Buckhorn Mine’s social closure plan has been awarded the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) 2016 Hardrock Mineral Community Outreach and Economic Security Award.
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Kenneth Dale Hovland, age 69 of Tonasket, died on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at his home. He was born August 24, 1947 in Rolla, North Dakota to parents Louis and Lucille Hovland.
Richard “Dick” Tuttle, age 100 of Tonasket, Washington, died on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. He was born March 6, 1916 in Anaconda, Montana where he grew up.
OKANOGAN COUNTY – Local community forums provide an opportunity to learn about the candidates before you mark your ballot and there are several opportunities this month to meet and listen to the candidates running for local office.
OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been rescinded.
OROVILLE – The Oroville Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Candidate Forum on Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. at Vicki’s Backdoor Club.
OROVILLE – Okanogan County Economic Alliance and Washington State Worksource will be in Oroville on Thursday, Oct 6 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to meet with jobseekers, employers, and those interested in small business assistance.
Mildred Monsell, 96, passed away in Richmond, Virginia on September 20, 2016. She was born in 1920 to Joseph and Emma Barrett in Oklahoma.
Bobby was born in Alamosa, Colorado and lived on Sunnyside Lane until he moved to Cortez in 1952 where he finished high school in 1954.
Maxine Z. Carlson, 88, was born in Gravity, Iowa on November 1, 1927 to Arthur and Lola Irwin .