Mayoral candidates Joni Parks and Carlene Anders participated in a citizens' forum on Monday.
Sparks fly between Oroville School Board candidates
Candidates vying for city council and school board in contested races squared off in a heated forum that turned into a debate Thursday at Vicki’s Backdoor Club.
Cattlemen meet with wolf-human
There wasn’t a Kumbaya moment Friday night as cattlemen walked away from a three-hour session with the state’s contract wolf-human conflict manager without any pretense of a resolution.
Commissioners plan public hearing 1:30 p.m. tomorrow
A public hearing is planned at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow on a proposal to change the Okanogan County Board of Health from six to five members and change representation on the board.
North Valley Hospital commissioners will host a special meeting at 7 tonight in the commissioners’ hearing room at 203 S. Western Ave.
Ferry County commissioners selected former Deputy Prosecutor Kathryn Burke as county prosecutor until the position is up for re-election in 2016.
Poll shows postponed event better than no fair
The Okanogan County Fair Advisory Committee will meet tonight for a showdown over whether to move the Okanogan Complex fire camp, or postpone or cancel the organization’s signature event.
FEMA authorized to provide local and state assistance.
The state Department of Natural Resources is setting up coordination centers so qualified residents can join the fire fight in Okanogan County.
The Okanogan County Auditor's Office will close at 9 a.m.
Okanogan County Board of Health to talk about the health district charter and future
Next ballot count planned for Friday
Though there are an estimated 120 ballots left to counted for two Oroville School Board positions, 666 voters turned out for the Tuesday evening primary election.
Attorney Barnett N. Kalikow filed in court on behalf of the Coalition of Chiliwist Residents and Friends group.
Chiliwist residents raise more than $1,000 to help pay for a lawsuit against the county over Three Devils Road.
Council members to discuss wages of interim police chief