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Elementary students honor veterans

Displays placed in Tonasket stores

Youngsters from Tonasket Elementary School took part in a challenge — hosted by the U.S. Armed Forces Legacy Project — to decorate local storefronts with tributes to veterans.

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Guild honors World War II veteran Picard

Columbia River Quilt Guild honored World War II veteran Howard Picard with a special quilt.

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Curlew dedicates first public library

What started out as a couple of women shooting the breeze on their rural Ferry Country back porch became a reality Saturday as a ribbon was cut to mark the opening of the community’s first public library.

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Conconully celebrates appreciation

Community comes together after fire

CONCONULLY - After the Okanogan Complex fire came within feet of some local residents' doors this summer, the town came together Wednesday night to pay appreciation to local residents and emergency personnel, and have a gourmet dinner.

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Okanogan woman visits India

Omak grad learns about struggles facing Indian people

It isn’t every day someone can see the direct impact her work is having on someone around the globe.

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Pateros teen studies in The Philippines

While students flew right into summer, Pateros High School junior Ethan Williams continued his studies thousands of miles away.

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Omak city councilman dies

Memorial service planned for 11:30 a.m. Saturday

A celebration of life service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday for Omak City Council member Dino DeCesari, who died Saturday at Mid-Valley Hospital.

Thew named Chronicle managing editor

Chris Thew hired as Chronicle managing editor and will oversee newsroom operations.

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Zajac's family releases video in wake of his death

The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Complex fires has released a video statement reacting his death.

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Wippel memorial erected atop Suicide Hill

Local artist Smoker Marchand crafts metal sculpture featuring a cross, Suicide Racers and a starter's pistol

Heggie earns degree

Omak woman graduates from Excelsior College, earns Ewald B. Nyquist Award

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Ferry County prosecuting attorney found dead

Okanogan County Coroner Dave Rodriguez says death is an apparent suicide

Authorities have determined Emma Paulsen committed suicide Thursday night while her estranged husband and children were in Spokane

Stork stepping down from TwispWorks

TwispWorks to begin search for new executive director

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Harnack wins international award

Publisher Roger Harnack was presented the Golden Quill by Chad Stebbins and Gary Sosniecki on behalf of the International Society of Weekly Newspaper Editors during the organization’s annual conference.

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Oroville May Fest parade results announced

The Rally at the Border Blues Festival parade entry was awarded the coveted queen’s choice award Saturday during the town’s premiere grand parade.