David Edwin Dieterich

Oroville resident David Edwin Dieterich passed from this life to the next Sunday evening February 10, 2019 at Extended Care in Tonasket, Washington. David was born June 11, 1924 to parents Edwin and Hazel Dieterich of Portland, Oregon.

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Virginia ‘Sue’ Marchand

Virginia “Sue” Marchand, 78, of Moses Lake, Washington, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 at her home. She was born on November 25, 1940 in Bessemer, Michigan to Ardis “Penny” and LeRoy Pennock.

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Thomas Edward Jones,

Thomas Edward (Ted) Jones, 88, of Okanogan, Washington passed away at home February 17th, 2019. Ted grew up in the Okanogan Valley attending school in both Oroville and Okanogan. In 1948 Ted married Reba Lee Lemons in Okanogan. They had three boys, John, Frank and Levi. As the family grew they traveled to a variety [...]

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Five Oroville juniors vie for May Festival Queen; Selection Night is March 7

OROVILLE – This year there are five juniors from Oroville High School vying for the title of Oroville May Festival Queen — Mariya Mathis, Taralynn Fox, Julissa Alverez, Gwen Hankins and Christina Herrick. The queen and her princesses will be chosen at Selection Night on Thursday, March 7 at 7 p.m. at the Oroville High [...]

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Wes Wehr and the Okanogan Highlands a Highlands Wonders event with Jack Nisbet

TONASKET – After his 2013 presentation on David Douglas, Jack Nisbet returns to the Highland Wonders series to share of an unusual character who shaped both our understanding and our experience of geology in the Okanogan Highlands.

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Law would support full recovery of gray wolves, protect livestock

OLYMPIA — A proposed bill would support the full recovery of gray wolves in Washington state, as well as protect the livestock industry and their coexistence with wolves.

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James Chittenden

James Chittenden, 80, of Tonasket died peacefully February 11, 2019 at his home surrounded by grandchildren, great-grandchildren and friends.
Jim was born July 24, 1938 in Crockery Township, Michigan…

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Doreen T. Webber

Doreen T. Webber passed away at home on February 11, 2019. Doreen was born in Kamloops, BC on August 17, 1937.

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OKMTA music students to perform recital in Omak

OMAK – Piano and String music students will perform for the public Sunday, Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. at the Omak Cornerstone Church, 328 Riverside Dr. Their teachers are members of the Okanogan County Music Teachers Association (OKMTA).

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Ray Visser

Longtime area rancher Ray Visser died peacefully Sunday morning, February, 3, 2019. Ray was born at home in Havillah, Washington in 1925 to Martha and Garritt Visser.

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Richard D. McNamara

Richard (Dick) McNamara, 91, died peacefully at home in Tonasket, Washington on Sunday, January 27, 2019. He was born on May 13, 1927, in Staten Island, New York, to parents Fred and Agnes McNamara.

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