Mar 13, 2014
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Sales tax going up on April 1 in most of county
The retail sales tax in most of Okanogan County-including Twisp and Winthrop-is going up by four-tenths of 1 percent starting April 1. The increase, to fund the voter-approved Public Transportation Benefit Area, will bring the sales tax to 8.2 percent in Twisp, Winthrop and the city of Okanogan.
Nespelem man charged with arson in 250-acre brush fire - Tue, 07 Jan 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A federal grand jury found enough evidence to indict a Nespelem, Wash., man on charges of setting fire to tribal lands on the Colville Reservation last summer.