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Business Council Chairman Boyd has died

NESPELEM – The Colville Business Council announced that the chairman of the council James Boyd, 60, passed away.

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Do-it-yourself fireworks show in limbo

See related story posted on July 22

OMAK — The city’s annual do-it-yourself fireworks show is in limbo thanks to a decision by the Colville Business Council to ban all fireworks on the reservation.

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Small fires, smoke checks reported

TONASKET – Fire crews responded to a couple small wildfires and smoke checks last week.

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Colville Tribal election returns too close to call

NESPELEM - General election returns for the Colville Confederated Tribes’ Tribal Council appear too close to call after voting on Saturday.

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Okanogan County ATV ordinance ruled invalid

SPOKANE — Okanogan County’s all-terrain vehicle ordinance has been ruled invalid by the state Court of Appeals for Division III.

Sports

Fun run planned Saturday south of Tonasket

The Tonasket/Okanogan Valley Lions Club will hold their annual Freedom 5K and childrens 1 mile fun run on Saturday.

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Heat doesn’t slow drag racers down

Jamieson, Fode post perfect .500 reaction times

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Okanogan boys' track team to be honored

Public welcome at state championship ceremony Friday

News

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Business Council Chairman Boyd has died

NESPELEM – The Colville Business Council announced that the chairman of the council James Boyd, 60, passed away.

Tease photo

Do-it-yourself fireworks show in limbo

See related story posted on July 22

OMAK — The city’s annual do-it-yourself fireworks show is in limbo thanks to a decision by the Colville Business Council to ban all fireworks on the reservation.

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Small fires, smoke checks reported

TONASKET – Fire crews responded to a couple small wildfires and smoke checks last week.

Opinion

Life decision means moving on

Rumors, rumors, rumors. For several months now, I’ve heard rumors of my own departure. Well, today’s the day I validate at least some of what you may have heard on the street

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Letters to the Editor: Sept. 30, 2015

Letters to the Editor: Sept. 30, 2015

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Consider valid Iranian deal issues

There are valid concerns that need to be considered before approving any deal with Iran

  • Yes. The commissioners had to see about other options available. 27%
  • No. They should ship them off. 8%
  • It's about time! It was a bad idea to begin with. 62%
  • I don't have an opinion. 0%
  • I don't care. 4%

26 total votes