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  1. Firewise workshop offered in OmakRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    The Okanogan Conservation District will sponsor a Firewise Workshop from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the Big R conference room, 1227 Koala Drive in Omak.

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  2. Killer Whales devour Bearacudas, Bullfrogs, Manta Rays in home meetRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The Methow Valley Killer Whales swim team hosted the Brewster Bearacudas, Okanogan Bullfrogs and Omak Manta Rays for the annual Methow Invitational swim meet at the Wagner Memorial Pool in Twisp on Saturday, where pods of local swimmers some 80 strong devoured the visitors in the course of the arduous day-long competition.

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  3. Community briefs: July 2, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... for nonprofit organizations on July 15 from 9 a.m.a <-a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will visit Omak on July 24 to help people understand how to become a permanent resident, and how to naturalize. The free event will be from ...

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  4. Ramsey steps down from Tonasket CouncilRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... that would allow the formation of a mosquito control district. The district would encompass the cities of Okanogan, Omak, Riverside, Tonasket and Oroville and would need to be approved by voters. Plumb said it was the largest public attendance that ...

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  5. Twisp: June 25, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Evening traffic over the Loup was much heavier than usual three nights last week when the LFW Dance recitals were going on at the Omak Performing Arts Center.

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  6. Donna M. WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Wenatchee World

    Her family moved to Omak when she was a youth and she helped by doing household chores and working in the family garden.

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  7. Jet ski races on Lake Osoyoos this weekendRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... Association. He said he and his young daughter have been racing for several years. Harnack, a seasoned racer from Omak, has been promoting the race up and down the valley. He said that unlike the powerboat races, people in his sport race no matter ...

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  8. John David "JD" Hall, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Wenatchee World

    John was born February 2, 1962, in Omak and was the youngest son of Charles "Dewey" and Rosie Hall.

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  9. Comments { 0 }Read the original story

    Monday Jun 16 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... was sentenced to six months and one day in jail, and fined $3,110.50 for the April 20 crime. Darrel Riley Ward, 28, Omak, pleaded guilty Nov. 12, 2013 to two counts of first-degree child molestation. Ward was sentenced June 20 to 78 months in prison ...

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  10. Twisp: June 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Evening traffic over the Loup was much heavier than usual three nights last week when the LFW Dance recitals were going on at the Omak Performing Arts Center.

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  11. Legal Notices - June 25, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... the county for the Primary Election. Tonasket - Tonasket City Hall/Library Complex, 209 S Whitcomb Ave, Tonasket. Omak - Next to Police Station, 8 N Ash, Omak. Pateros -180 Pateros Mall in parking lot, Pateros. Drop boxes will close at 8:00PM on ...

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  12. Stephanie Walker Poland:1972 - " 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... Okanogan; dogs Oso and Ginger; her father and step-mother, Bill and Ann Walker of Winthrop; her sister Traci Walker of Omak; her niece Aletha Duran and her family Jeremy, Makayla, Allie and Riley of Okanogan; nephews Trent, Jared and Tyler Martin of ...

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  13. Twisp: June 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... two Kindle readers; and a movie party with tickets, soft drinks and popcorn for six (generously donated by Omak and Mirage Cinemas). All other prizes were purchased by Twisp Library Friends with proceeds from its book sales. Eleven Tuesday programs ...

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  14. Community briefs: June 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... ackground checks make it difficult to find employment, will be offered Friday (June 20) at WorkSource, 126 S. Main St., Omak, from 1:30a <-a

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  15. Spokane County bracing for more mosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... Idaho cities spray insecticides in the air with fog trucks or stock ponds with fish to keep the bugs at bay. Over in Omak, city leaders said there has not been enough money to spray for mosquitoes the past three years. Residents feel the problem is ...

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  16. Traditional Native American pit house dedicated at Interpretive CenterRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... to get involved, and over the course of the year 13 students, some of whom are no longer at the school, traveled from Omak to Twisp once a week to work on the structure. They helped gather local materials, such as ponderosa pine poles and cottonwood ...

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  17. West Nile Virus Has Been Found In IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    This is a photo of a boy from Omak, WA whose parents say was attacked by mosquitoes.

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  18. Traditional Native American pit house dedicated at Interpretive CenterRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 12 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... to get involved, and over the course of the year 13 students, some of whom are no longer at the school, traveled from Omak to Twisp once a week to work on the structure. They helped gather local materials, such as ponderosa pine poles and cottonwood ...

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  19. Katherin Anna TracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 11 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... Molson to be closer to school. During the Depression the family moved to the valley for work, living in Mallot then to Omak where Kay attended High School and graduated in 1938, receiving the Honorable Citizenship Award. At the age of six, her ...

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  20. Hunt tries his hand at filmmaking with locally cast HaikuRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 11 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... is "basically like conducting an orchestra," which he did for several years as conductor of both the Pipestone and Omak orchestras. "It's shouting at people, bossing them around, and trying to be nice to them so they'll still like you and do their ...

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