OKANOGAN – The Omak School District’s bond issue request is going down to defeat, according to election night returns.
INCHELIUM – The Colville Business Council has convinced the U.S. Army Corps to keep the Inchelium-Gifford Ferry running for the season.
The washout that closed Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass is interfering with Okanogan High School students’ ongoing study of the Oden Road Fire area, but they have a Plan B and even a Plan C.
About 10 people showed up April 20 for a scaled-back meeting called by U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse to hear constituent concerns.
Three people – two men and a 14-year-old girl – have been charged in Okanogan County Superior Court with first-degree assault in the stabbing of another man.
Spring concerts and programs get under way this week as Lake Roosevelt Elementary School students stage a musical, “Awesome Animals,” at 2 p.m. today, April 26, in the new elementary gym, 503 Crest Drive.
Briefs for April 26, 2017
BREWSTER – A listening session planned Thursday, April 20, at Brewster High School by U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-4th District, has been turned into a message session with Newhouse’s staff.
OLYMPIA - The state House of Representatives has passed a resolution honoring longtime Colville tribal leader Mel Tonasket.
Work is under way to repair washed-away portions of Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass, but motorists will have to take the long way between the Okanogan and Methow valleys for several more weeks.