The Economic Alliance infrastructure committee is accepting applications for the 0.09 prioritization process for economic development/public facility projects within Okanogan County.
Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have fallen 5.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.90 per gallon Oct. 9, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,666 gas outlets in Washington.
A county-wide lending network for businesses looking for private financing could be started if there’s interest and someone willing to coordinate the project.
Average retail gasoline prices across the state have fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.95 per gallon Sunday, Oct. 1, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,666 gas outlets in Washington.
Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit today accusing OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma of fueling the opioid epidemic in Washington state, embarking on a massive deceptive marketing campaign and convincing doctors and the public that their drugs are effective for treating chronic pain and have a low risk of addiction, contrary to overwhelming evidence.
The Economic Alliance will meet at 11 a.m. Sept. 27, at the Koala Street Grill, 914 Koala Ave.
The deadline for Omak and Okanogan chamber members wanting to participate in the new festival of trees for non-profit groups is Tuesday, Oct. 10.
“For the second straight week, almost every state saw average gasoline prices fall notably as refineries continue to heal after Harvey and work on restoring production of motor fuels," said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.
A career fair and workshop focusing on health care is planned for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at Wenatchee Valley College, 1300 Fifth St.
Average gas prices have dropped in 45 states, with the national average declining nearly 5 cents per gallon to $2.60 in the first weekly drop since Hurricane Harvey’s caused refinery shutdowns weeks ago.
The Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission has granted Wenatchee Valley College initial approval for a registered nurse to bachelor of science in nursing, or RN-to-BSN, program.
Average retail gasoline prices across the state have fallen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.88 as of Sunday, April 23, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,666 gas outlets in Washington.
Ground was broken recently for the new Pateros sign south of town.
The state Department of Agriculture has adopted rules establishing the Industrial Hemp Research Project.
With help from Gebbers Farms, agriculture will remain a viable industry in northern Okanogan County.