Longtime resident remembers first days of the route
There is something exciting about seeing something being built. Take, for example, the North Cascades Highway.
Three Rivers needs to heed red flags at Coulee Medical Center
The firestorm at Coulee Medical Center should’ve sent red-flag warnings to hospital officials in Brewster.
With all the things going on in the world — wars, politics, business, etc. — spring break offers me a much-needed respite.
Guest Column by Doc Hastings
As tax day nears on April 15, we’re reminded of the tremendous impact decisions made in Washington, D.C., have here on families, farmers, and businesses.
A few weeks ago, I wrote about nutrition and the incidence of corporations that make food of questionable nutritional quality sponsoring everything from reading programs to school sports scoreboards.
Old buildings include former Chronicle office
I don’t know what triggered this, but is there someone who can identify the oldest building in Omak that is still in use?
Every year, I look forward to watching the Super Bowl.
Bonaparte races get starting lights
This year’s Bonaparte Lake Snow Drags promises to be bigger and better Feb. 8.
State sends five to Olympics
Of the 14 cross-country skiers named to the men’s and women’s Olympic teams this week, 5 were raised in Washington state.
Look for plot hints in subtle foreshadowing
I can’t remember where I read this, high school or college, or the name of the writer nor the publication in which he wrote.
As you can tell by the front page today, The Chronicle has joined the bandwagon following the Seattle Seahawks to the SuperBowl. I’m sure many of you have, too.
I’ve never had to write one of these columns. At my last newspaper, I was released unceremoniously, the victim of a bad newspaper economy and — in my humble opinion — even worse decision-making.
Last week, I stumbled upon a new-to-me use for binder clips as I was faced with trying to use loose tea to make a cup of hot tea at work.
Berntsens keep wedding date
Bryan and Sara Berntsen of Omak celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary at the National Football Conference championship, won by the Seahawks over San Francisco in Seattle.
SCAC initially says no to three C’s
The region’s 1A schools continued a high-wire act last week, trying safely to land in a league.