Sno-Park permits go on sale Nov. 1

OLYMPIA – Oct. 30, 2018 – The Washington State Parks Winter Recreation Program reminds winter recreation enthusiasts that Sno-Park permits will be available for purchase online and through various vendors statewide beginning at midnight on Thursday, Nov. 1.

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Voter registration deadline for the 2018 General Election is Monday

OLYMPIA — More than 4.3 million Washingtonians have already received ballots to participate in the 2018 General Election, and thousands of eligible but unregistered voters have until Monday afternoon, Oct. 29, to join them and participate.

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Power outage south of Tonasket and Loomis area

OKANOGAN – The Okanogan County PUD reports a that the electric utility is experiencing a power outage in areas south of Tonasket and Loomis.

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Cops, Courts & 911 Calls

911 Calls & Jail Bookings
Monday, Oct. 15, 2018
Juvenile problem on Engh Rd. near Omak.

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Donna Faye Sylvester

Our beloved Mom and Grandma, Donna Faye Sylvester, 92, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2018. Donna Faye Arbogast, born to James and Ruth Arbogast…

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Claire Rise celebrates a century with family and friends

MOLSON – The Molson Grange Hall was the setting for Claire Rise’s 100th birthday party. Helping her celebrate were an abundance of friends and relatives. There were 100 red and white roses decorating the tables and a beautiful cake that her daughter Sharman and granddaughter,Valena, made.

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Douglas Todd Postel

Douglas Todd Postel, born February 18, 1970 passed away on October 3, 2018. Douglas is survived by his wife, Mae Postel; children, Bittany, Donavan and Ocean; mother, Connie Bevis Waters; siblings, Willis Waters and Jordan Diaz, as well as many nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his father, Douglas Duane Postel. The [...]

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Cops, Courts & 911 Calls

911 Calls & Jail Booking Log
Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
Holli Nicole St. Clair, 34, booked for fourth-degree assault (DV).

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Peter James ‘Jim’ Walimaki

Jim was born in Seattle, Washington on November 19, 1943 and raised in his ancestral home (fifth generation Goode Family) in Issaquah, Washington.

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PUD Commissioners will hold 2019 Budget workshops

OKANOGAN – There will be Special Meetings for the Okanogan County PUD Board to review the proposed 2019 budget on Oct. 22, Nov. 5, Nov. 19, Dec. 3 and Dec. 17 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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Craig Carroll joins Rural & Farmworker Housing Board

YAKIMA – Craig Carroll has joined the Board of Directors of the Office of Rural and Farmworker Housing (ORFH), the organization announced today. He brings experience in all aspects of agriculture, including past work as a seasonal farmworker, agricultural business outreach worker and more than two decades of orchard management.

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