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Stage 1 burn ban extended and expanded in Eastern Washington counties

SPOKANE – Stagnant weather conditions are expected to continue in Central and Eastern Washington, prompting the Washington Department of Ecology to extend and expand the Stage 1 burn ban.

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Three suspects arrested in mid-county burglaries

OKANOGAN – Three people have been arrested who are suspected of involvement in a string of burglaries and thefts that have taken place in November, mostly centered in mid-county, according to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers.

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NVH CFO resigns

TONASKET – Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Julie Leonard resigned from her position at North Valley Hospital Friday, Dec. 1.

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Conditions prompt Stage 1 burn ban on Dec. 4 for Okanogan, Chelan, Douglas and Kittitas counties

UNION GAP – A forecast of cooling temperatures and stagnant air is prompting a Stage 1 burn ban for four Central Washington counties starting 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017.

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Oroville Housing Authority offers Winter Emergency Camp

OROVILLE – The Oroville Housing Authority recently opened the Oroville Winter Emergency Camp to provide temporary housing for a small fee to those who need housing during the winter months.

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Winterfest happens this weekend

TONASKET – The Tonasket Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the annual Winterfest with a few changes to the schedule this year.

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Oroville Christmas Tree Lighting

OROVILLE – The Oroville Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Oroville Christmas Tree Lighting this Saturday, Dec. 2 starting at 5:30 p.m. at Centennial Park.

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Tonasket Mayor’s race tightening up

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County elections officials have made their third count of the recent general election and in at least one local race, that for Tonasket Mayor, the vote has tightened up considerably.

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Oroville School Board Special Meeting

OROVILLE – The Oroville School Board has called for a special meeting on Monday, Nov. 20, starting at 10 a.m., to select a new school board member for Position 5, as well as discuss changing the meeting location starting in November.

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Tonasket Mayor’s race tightening up

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County elections officials have made their third count of the recent general election and in at least one local race, that for Tonasket Mayor, the vote has tightened up considerably.

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