Okanogan County Newswire (Page 5)

Okanogan County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Okanogan County, WA. (Page 5)

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  1. Cops, Courts & 911 CallsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry DeVon and he has two younger brothers - Dante and Michael. ...

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  2. Special Election ballots are in the mailRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Ballots for the upcoming Tuesday, Feb. 13 Special Election, which includes several issues for school districts, including Oroville and Tonasket, are in the mail, according to the Okanogan County Auditor's office. The Oroville School District is seeking a two-year Maintenance and Operation Levy to replace the levy of $1,497,371 to be collected at $2.72 per $1000 of property valuation in the years 2019 and 2020.

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  3. Funeral Service DirectoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    Peggy Lee Cox, 61, of Okanogan: 1 p.m. celebration of life will be held in her honor at the Okanogan Eagles. Precht-Harrison-Nearents Chapel and the Okanogan County Crematory of Okanogan are caring for the arrangements.

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  4. Peggy Lee CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    ... an Eagles on Saturday, January 27, 2018, between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Precht-Harrison- Nearents Chapel and the Okanogan County Crematory of Okanogan,

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  5. Insee names McSeveney to Chelan County judgeshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    Gov. Jay Inslee announced Monday the appointment of Robert B.C. McSeveney to the Chelan County Superior Court, replacing retiring Judge T.W. "Chip" Small. McSeveney is currently a pro tem judge in the Chelan and Okanogan County District Courts, according to a news release from the governor's office.

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  6. Group's wildfire recovery work nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    A group that formed three years ago to help survivors of the 2014 Carlton Complex Fire say their work is almost done, even though their workload grew when wildfires struck again in 2015. By the end of this year, the Okanogan County Long Term Recovery Group hopes to wrap up their rebuilding efforts after helping hundreds of people who lost homes or other property in both wildfire years.

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  7. Critics hit feds' plan to end protection for lynxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... effects of climate change. Canada lynx in the Northwest are found almost exclusively in the western half of Okanogan County, in the North Cascades mountains around the Methow Valley, as well as some parts of Chelan, Whatcom and Skagit counties. ...

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  8. Betty Lee Williams FritzRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    Longtime Washington State resident and Okanogan County pioneer, Betty Lee Fritz, passed peacefully on Monday, January 8, 2018. Betty, 87 years old, succumbed after a valiant 16 month battle with breast cancer.

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  9. Women's March 2.0 Adds Methow Valley Sign-Making EventRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... at 11:30 a.m. at the Omak Civic League Park. After the march, there will be opportunities to help register Okanogan County residents to vote. A sign-making event for Methow Valley residents is planned for Wednesday (Jan. 17) from 5-7 p.m. at the ...

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  10. Kretz proposes Hirst 'solutions'Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    An Okanogan County lawmaker who wanted to introduce wolves in western Washington to speed up their recovery five years ago has now proposed a similar solution to the Hirst decision. Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, introduced The One Washington Water Act - House Bill 2772 - which uses proposals that Democrats have put forth to resolve the water issue and applies them to cities with more than 100,000 residents.

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  11. Oroville student chooses HOPE for Senior ProjectRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2018 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry DeVon and he has two younger brothers - Dante and Michael. ...

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  12. Fire District 6 seeks public input on new fire hall siteRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    As they evaluate possible locations for a new fire station in the Winthrop area, Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners are hoping for public input to help guide their considerations.

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  13. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | The Columbian

    The Clark County council laid the groundwork Tuesday for implementing a state law that proponents say will boost freight-oriented businesses and drive economic development in the county. At its Tuesday morning hearing, the council voted unanimously to adopt zoning overlays and add policies to its comprehensive plan - a document that guides growth in the county - that will allow industries that rely on short-line rail to set up shop along the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad.

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  14. Murder suspect dies in hospitalRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    The woman accused of fatally shooting her husband Dec. 20 died at Mid-Valley Hospital on Wednesday, Jan. 3, confirms Okanogan County Coroner David Rodriguez. Sharon Allard, 54, Okanogan was arrested on Dec. 20, on a charge of attempting murder her husband Daniel C. Allard, 47, with a shot from a .357 revolver.

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  15. MeetingsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    ... be Kristen Lentz, physician assistant of Dr. Kelly Condefer. Contact: Laura Fassett, lafassett@gmail.com Okanogan County Artists: 10 a.m. to noon, Monday, Okanogan Presbyterian Church, 429 W. Oak St. Tina Tharp will lead program on watercolor ...

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  16. RoseElla (Graves) TateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    ... achievements were her children. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruby and Robert Neumann of Okanogan County. RoseElla is survived by son, Robert Tate, and family of Coeur d'alene, RoseElla elected not to have a Memorial Service and wished, ...

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  17. Smokejumper base meeting requestedRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... in the Methow Valley. The alternative would be to move the base to Wenatchee, the Forest Service concluded. Okanogan County commissioners, along with the mayors of Twisp, Winthrop and Pateros, are asking Jim Pena, regional forester for the Pacific ...

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  18. Commissioners adopt $21.7-million budgetRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The Okanogan County commissioners unanimously adopted a $21.7-million budget for 2018 that includes a conservative reserve fund and gives department heads the flexibility to adjust spending over the course of the year.

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  19. Christmas Eve fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Firefighters from Okanogan County Fire District 6 responded to a Christmas Eve mobile home fire at 68 Magers St. in Twisp.

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  20. Okanogan woman accused of killing husband dies of cancerRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2018 | Wenatchee World

    Okanogan County Coroner Dave Rodriguez said Sharon Allard, 54, was pronounced dead at 2:15 a.m. of natural causes stemming from pre-diagnosed terminal cancer. Investigators believe Sharon Allard shot her 47-year-old husband once in the head with .357 revolver at their home on the 2200 block of Elmway in Okanogan, according to Sheriff For as little as 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source.

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