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  1. County gives Tonasket Medical Services bid to LifelineRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Okanogan County Commissioners Jim DeTro, Sheila Kennedy and Ray Campbell awarded the bid for ambulance services in Tonasket to Lifeline last Friday . Lifeline, a private, for-profit business was chosen over North Valley Hospital, who also put in a bid to take over providing ambulance services after Tonasket EMS EMTs were notified May 25 of their impending job losses.

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  2. Geo-thermal Forums not well attendedRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 19 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    North Valley Hospital held two community forums in Oroville and two in Tonasket last week to answer any questions the public might have about the geo-thermal project the hospital district is in the process of implementing for their heating and cooling needs. Three of the forums had zero attendance and two people attended the fourth one, held Wednesday, June 8 at the Tonasket Senior Center.

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  3. Oroville annexation hearing draws some complaintsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Oroville held a public hearing on the proposed annexation of more of the Oroville Reman and Reload company into the city at the council's Tuesday, June 7 meeting. Chris Branch, director of Community Development, went over the issues involved in the annexation proposal, including the fact that adjacent property owners were invited to comment at the May 8 meeting of the planning commission.

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  4. County Commissioners to put Tonasket EMS services out to bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Okanogan County Commissioners issued a Request for Qualifications from potential vendors to take over Tonasket Emergency Medical Services , with plans to put it out to bid June 17. North Valley Hospital CEO Mike Zwicker approached the Board of Directors Thursday, June 9, for permission to respond to the Request for Qualifications to take over running the ambulance service. This Tonasket EMS ambulance, driven by EMT Lelani Kilpatrick in the Tonasket Founders Day Grand Parade Saturday, June 4, caused a stir and concern among community members reading the words 'Farewell' and 'We love you' written across the back.

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  5. Walter a Wallya J. SkoupyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    After a long courageous battle with cancer and kidney disease, Walter "Wally" J. Skoupy, age 67, went to be with Jesus June 7, 2016 in Oroville, Washington. He was born on July 5, 1948 in Austria to Wenzel and Gertrude Skoupy.

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  6. Joe E. Loose Sr.Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 16 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Joe E. Loose, Sr. was born in Chicago in 1929, and passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 8, 2016. A child of the great depression, Joe moved with his family to Kenosha, Wis.

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  7. Charles - Chuck' F. SpiethRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Charles "Chuck" F. Spieth, 77, of Oroville Washington, passed away on May 16, 2016, with his family by his side. He grew up in Oroville and in March of 1957 he met Emily Stajduhar and they married October 24, 1959, Together they had two children Rhonda and Charles .

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  8. Memorial: Darlene M. AllenRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    A Celebration of Life memorial is planned for Darlene M. Allen on Saturday, June 18 at the Oroville Senior Center starting at 11 a.m. Potluck to follow. We encourage an open exchange of ideas in our online community, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.

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  9. Cops, Courts & 911 CallsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 6 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    The court found probable cause to charge Christopher David Chapple, 34, Oroville, with eight counts of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes. The crimes allegedly occurred throughout May. The court found probable cause to charge John Michael Lead Sr., 60, Okanogan, with second-degree burglary and third-degree theft.

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  10. Jet Ski races set for this weekendRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 9 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    The third annual Lake Osoyoos Cup is this Saturday and Sunday, June 11 and 12 at Oroville's Deep Bay Park. Hosted by the Oroville Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by the International Jet Boat Sporting Association , the two-days of racing promises high performance action and is open to not only the experienced, but to first time racers as well.

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  11. Gebbers Farms and Chelan Fruit step in to help Gold Digger growers, workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Gold Digger's cherry facility was abuzz with activity Tuesday morning, as the cherry line was started for it's first official day of sorting and packing into Chelan Fruit boxes. The line is being operated by Chelan Fruit so Gold Digger growers would have a place to take their fruit during this early harvest.

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  12. Maggie Fry MathisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Maggie Fry Mathis passed away on April 29, 2016. She was born Marguerite Lovika Fry on Sept, 30, 1964 to James L. Fry and Bonnie M. Fry at Fairchild Air Force base in Spokane, Wash.

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  13. Memorial: Eva Catherine RayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Eva Catherine Ray, 96, of Oroville, passed away on May 23, 2016. She was born on December 24, 1919 in Cadillac, Saskatchewan, the daughter of Edward and Mary Ryan Eva has been a resident of Oroville since childhood.

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  14. Gold Digger Apples files for bankruptcyRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    One of Oroville's largest employers, Gold Digger Apples Inc., filed for bankruptcy protection in federal district court in Spokane last Thursday, May 27, while U.S. Bank seeks more than $18 million loan repayment. "We filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy to protect the growers.

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  15. Wea ll miss our mayor, Chuck SpiethRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Chuck Spieth served his community in many ways. I first got to know him as our friendly neighborhood police chief - literally - living just down the block from the home in which I grew up.

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  16. Mayor Chuck SpiethRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    The sad news that Oroville Mayor Chuck Spieth had succumbed to pneumonia after battling cancer was shared at the Tuesday, May 16 city council meeting. Mayor Pro Tem Jon Neal, who had been sitting in for Spieth, who had served his hometown as police chief, city council member and mayor, was selected by the council to fill the mayor's position until the next election.

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  17. Jeff Hardesty hired as new Oroville School SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    After a short executive session at last Monday's Oroville School Board meeting Jeff Hardesty, the current Tonasket High School Principal, was hired to serve in his first Superintendent's post at Oroville School District. School Director Todd Hill made the motion to hire Hardesty at a salary of $105,000 for 260 days per year.

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  18. Helen M. MillardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Helen M. Millard, 96-years-old, left her earthly home Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Tonasket, Washington. Helen was born May 2, 1920 in Adel, Iowa to Donald and Golda VanCleve.

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  19. Guy Donald DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    In 1974 the family, including Guy and his two sisters, moved to Oroville, Wash. Guy graduated from Oroville High School in 1984.

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  20. Cops, Courts & 911 CallsRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Jeremy Lewis Moore, 29, Tonasket, guilty of third-degree DWLS. Moore received a 90-day suspended sentence, and fined $563.

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