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Police seize explosives at homes near Winthrop

Police seized explosives when they executed two search warrants Thursday west of town. The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office and agents from the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives searched a home in the Sun Mountain development and another home on Twin Lakes Road a mile west of Winthrop.

Chronicle to close early on Friday

The Chronicle office, 618 Okoma Drive, will close at 3 p.m. Friday.

Forest Service plans under burn this week

The U.S. Forest Service may do a prescribed burn at the west end of Wolf Creek Road in the Lucky 7/17 area near town.

Man injured in motorcycle crash

A Kettle Falls man was injured in a motorcycle crash Wednesday about three miles south of town.

Keller Ferry out of service, again

Crews to repair crack in hull of the ferry Sanpoil

Court upholds conviction in Havillah man's case

The state Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a local man who tried to kill an Okanogan County deputy sheriff, ran over his wife with a tractor and threatened a sheriff’s dispatcher.

Motorcyclist dies of injuries suffered Sept. 11

A 79-year-old man from Nampa, Idaho, has died from injuries suffered in a Sept. 11 motorcycle crash on state Highway 20 about 13 miles east of town.

North Valley hosts special meeting for open government training

North Valley Hospital will host a special board meeting at 7 p.m. tomorrow in the commissioners’ board room at 203 S. Western Ave.

Moore receives 32 years for murder

Don A. Moore was sentences to 32 years in prison for killing another Riverside man

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Teen back in custody following escape

Okanogan girl arrested for hiding suspect who escaped juvenile detention center officials

Student makes UW Dean's list

Elliott Brown met the requirements for the academic honors, university officials report

Yaksum fire contained, officials say

Wildfire burning south of Cashmere has been lined and limited to 44 acres

Kinkade's sentencing postponed

The sentencing for former Tonasket High School librarian Elizabeth Kinkade was postponed Tuesday in Okanogan County Superior Court following her attorney’s request to seek a global resolution.

Tonasket chamber to meet

Tonasket business group to discuss membership, officer nominations and goals for next year

Daroga boat docks to be improved

Docks are also being upgraded at Lincoln Rock State Park near East Wenatchee