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Gebbers continues with harvest, fruit packing despite fires

Brewster-area orchards survive wildfire with minimal damage.

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Marijuana retailer to open Friday

Local store plans to sell marijuana at 23251 state Highway 20

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Merchants’ streetscape views differ

Downtown streetscape construction has caused mixed feelings among business operators.

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Cariboo Inn restaurant closes

Owner closes longtime Okanogan restaurant during town festival

Bridgeport voters oust Mayor Lynn

Recall election still to be certified; five votes remain

With only a handful of ballots left to count that won’t be enough to tip the scales, Mayor Marilynn Lynn will be recalled from office next week.

Road work to slow traffic

Sealing expected near Tonasket and Leahy Junction

Fog-sealing work is expected this week on local highways as part of a region-wide paving project.

Pateros may expand business district

Area entrepreneurs already showing interest in land

The city may turn an unused landfill into a commercial and recreational area on Starr Road, about two miles south of town, and it has already generated some interest from business owners.

Omak real estate firm hires new brokers

Three brokers have joined the Omak Windermere office.

June 11, 2014- Business Briefs

June 11, 2014- Business Briefs

Colville forest resource committee plans July 1 meeting

Committee to make recommendations on spending $580,000 for Colville National Forest-related resource projects

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Kinross pulls proposed drilling project

Kinross Gold Corp. has decided to stop spending money on an environmental review of a project proposed in 2009.

Irrigation District board to meet

Okanogan irrigation board to meet at 11 a.m. Thursday to discuss personnel issues

Keller Ferry north shore terminal relocation scheduled for today

Water level prompts north-shore terminal to be moved to Sanpoil River

Sprouts linked to E. coli-related illnesses

Health officials are warning residents not to eat raw clover sprouts from Evergreen Fresh Sprouts, LLC.

Graham signs for $180,000

New Three Rivers Hospital CEO takes pay cut for job

New Three Rivers Hospital CEO J. Scott Graham has signed a three-year contract at a salary of $180,000 per year plus benefits.