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Golf tournament planned near Pateros

A golf tournament is planned at 1 p.m. Friday, June 30, at Alta Lake Golf Resort, 140 Alta Lake Road.

Okanogan County imposes burn ban

A burn ban, effective July 1, has been imposed by the Okanogan County commissioners.

Commissioners host ATV meeting tonight

A public meeting is planned for 6 p.m. today, June 28, to talk about opening some county roads in the north part of Okanogan County to wheeled all-terrain vehicles.

Grant County imposes burning restrictions

The Grant County commissioners have imposed an emergency, temporary ban on outdoor burning, effective at noon June 28.

Body found in Okanogan River near Malott

Police are trying to figure what happened to a man whose body was found June 27 in the Okanogan River near Malott.

Sports

Golf tournament planned near Pateros

A golf tournament is planned at 1 p.m. Friday, June 30, at Alta Lake Golf Resort, 140 Alta Lake Road.

Commissioners host ATV meeting tonight

A public meeting is planned for 6 p.m. today, June 28, to talk about opening some county roads in the north part of Okanogan County to wheeled all-terrain vehicles.

Fish and wildlife could shut down if there's no state budget deal

The state Department of Fish and Wildlife would be required to close or delay the opening of fishing seasons throughout the state if lawmakers are unable to enact a state budget before July 1.

News

Okanogan County imposes burn ban

A burn ban, effective July 1, has been imposed by the Okanogan County commissioners.

Commissioners host ATV meeting tonight

A public meeting is planned for 6 p.m. today, June 28, to talk about opening some county roads in the north part of Okanogan County to wheeled all-terrain vehicles.

Grant County imposes burning restrictions

The Grant County commissioners have imposed an emergency, temporary ban on outdoor burning, effective at noon June 28.

Opinion

POINT OF THEW: Free pay system is 'communism lite'

Unconditional basic income is making its way into the news yet again being touted by “the most successful people in the world” (according to futurism.com, which seems to be pushing the idea).

EDITORIAL: Supreme Court to the rescue

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court in a 9-0 ruling allowed most of the Trump travel ban to stand, keeping immigrants from six countries out until they process and individuals can be vetted.

CENTER STAGE: Idol star comes to casino

Sammy Kershaw to perform Chelan Fair

Can you believe today is the first day of summer? Wow! Where has the year gone! Last Friday I attended the annual Art in the Park in Omak.

  • Attending a community event/fireworks show 5%
  • Chesaw Rodeo! 5%
  • Staying home, firing up the BBQ and relaxing 38%
  • Working. Ugh. 52%

21 total votes