Ferry County Rail Trail Partners recently made a compelling case on Facebook and even garnered the attention of a Spokesman-Review columnist to write a scathing story on Ferry County Commissioners dissolving the county’s Rail Corridor Committee that has brought together the stretch of non-motorized trail from Republic to Danville.
Mid-Valley Hospital’s new CEO will start work May 30, a week after longtime hospital leader Mike Billing retires.
Work continues to progress on repairs to Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass, but no reopening date has been set yet.
A man who apparently jumped into the Okanogan River on Monday afternoon, May 22, is believed to have drowned.
Briefs for May 24, 2017.
Three new officers have joined the Omak Police Department within the past few months.
Packers will wrap up the annual 49er Days celebration today, May 14, with their annual packing competition.
The two-weekend production of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” wraps up this afternoon at the Omak Performing Arts Center, 14 S. Cedar St.
A bill to increase protections for ranchers who report wolf depredations has been signed by Gov. Jay Inslee.
Average retail gasoline prices across the state have fallen 1.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.87 Sunday, May 7, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,666 gas outlets in Washington.
Officials from the Spokane office of the National Weather Service have issued a flood warning for the Okanogan River near town.
North Valley Hospital leaders are urging local residents to contact state and federal representatives about the looming closure of the district’s VA clinic.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the Kettle River near town.
State Department of Fish and Wildlife officers trapped and released the first nuisance bear of the season last week.
With a loss of more than $2 million since 2010, North Valley Hospital’s VA clinic will close July 31.
- Conconully resort
- Responsible spending
- Love that dam
- Is it vandalism?
- No new dam site
- Better notifications
- Caught in the act
- ATV lawsuit
- Change in management
- CEO resigns