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Oroville Youth Cheerleaders to compete in California

SPOKANE – The Oroville Youth Cheerleading Program traveled to Spokane on Oct. 22 to participate in a league competition and the Oroville Honey Bees placed first in their division, earning them the opportunity to compete at Regionals in Santa Clara, Calif. On Nov. 19.

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Wind and Fire Tour visits Omak

OMAK – Citizens’ Climate Lobby and Audubon Washington will present a program “Saving our Farms, Forests, and Fish While Strengthening the Economy.”

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Second pronghorn release on Colville Indian Reservation

NESPELEM – Ninety-eight pronghorn antelope were released on the Colville Indian Reservation recently; this is the second transplant operation since January 2016. The Colville Tribes’ Fish and Wildlife (CTFW) Department worked with the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) to coordinate efforts that included helicopter captures from several antelope populations near Elko, Nevada.

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Special Meeting on PUD Budget

OKANOGAN -There will be a Special Meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Okanogan County Public Utility District for a Budget Workshop on Monday, Nov. 6.

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Oroville Police Officer arrested for suspicion of DUI

OROVILLE — An Oroville Police Officer finds himself on administrative leave after being arrested by fellow officers for suspicion of DUI.

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Climate Change film, ‘One Stick at a Time’ to be screened at CCC

TONASKET – For the last year, Kent Woodruff, a retired US Forest Service biologist from Winthrop, has been engaging people across the west in discussions about what we can do to soften the impacts of climate change.

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North Valley Hospital will not pursue VA Clinic

TONASKET – North Valley Hospital District has chosen not to pursue a Veterans Community Based Outpatient Clinic.

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Saving farms, forests and fish while strengthening economy

OMAK – Citizens’ Climate Lobby and Audubon Washington will present a program “Saving our Farms, Forests, and Fish While Strengthening the Economy” on Tuesday, Nov. 7 at the 12 Tribes Casino in Omak starting at 6:30 p.m.

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PUD Board to review budget at special meeting

OKANOGAN – Okanogan County Public Utility District will be holding a special meeting on Monday, Oct. 23 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. where the board of commissioners will review the proposed 2018 budget.

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Tonasket volunteers respond to fire at unoccupied residence

TONASKET – Tonasket Fire Department volunteers were called into action Tuesday, Oct. 17, when an outbuilding at an unoccupied residence about a half mile north of Tonasket on Highway 97 caught fire.

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