Pollution decision upheld

Kinross Gold' parent company is disputing provisions of a water-quality permit for the Buckhorn Mine area

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Sipping on wine from Lost River

With six whites and 11 reds available this year, there are a lot to choose from, making the visit to Lost River well worth the effort.

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Taber's Fruit stand features Copper Mountain win

Copper Mountain wine grapes grown, processed and bottled just off U.S. Highway 97.

Contract approved for work on Cle Elum Dam

A Bellingham-based company has won the $4.5 million contract to complete necessary earthwork for a new fish passage to Cle Elum Dam.

Stork stepping down from TwispWorks

TwispWorks to begin search for new executive director

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Esther Bricques makes wine, ground-to-bottle

Esther Bricques’ outdoor tasting room sits in a lovely landscaped area under old-growth maple trees shading a large patio.

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RV park reopens in Conconully

The Conconully Lake Resort, 102 Sinlahekin Road, reopened its RV park today.

Power outage planned in Ferry County

Power outage planned for noon to 8 p.m. Sunday in much of Ferry County

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Rio Vista winery, a secret river respite

Visitors will like Rio Vista because it is off the beaten path; it’s like having a secret place to meet on the river.

Chronicle staff wins top national awards

National Newspaper Association recognizes newspaper for community service, investigating reporting and wildfire photography

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RockWall Cellars pioneers local winemaking business

From apple packing to grapes, Rockwall Cellars makes the transition to great wines

Medical marijuana store raided by drug task force

Investigation into business began last November

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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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New 12 Tribes Resort Casino opens today

Flagship facility offers gaming, hotel, entertainment

12 Tribes Resort Casino opens today with a full range of gambling, two restaurants, a nightclub and gaming-floor bar.

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Colville tribe opens new flagship casino

Officials cut ribbon on new 12 Tribes Resort Casino, which officially opens at 8 a.m. tomorrow