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Brewster clerk/treasurer Misty Ruiz was featured in the November 2018 issue of Cityvision Magazine, a publication of the Association of Washington Cities. Ruiz was among city administrators from Brewster, Mountlake Terrace, and Granite Falls who were asked the question: When working on a...

Framed in the circle of garland they are about to remove from its lamppost bracket, a City of Bridgeport maintenance crew working from a hydraulic hoist prepares to take down one of many decorations along Columbia Avenue and stow it away for another season.
Framed in the circle of garland they are about to remove from its lamppost bracket, a City of Bridgeport maintenance crew working from a hydraulic hoist prepares to take down one of many decorations along Columbia Avenue and stow it away for another season.  
QUAD CITIES – As unrealistic as it may be in practical terms, many people nonetheless resolve to make changes or improvements in their lives and behaviors every time the new year rolls around. Most of those well-intended attempts are abandoned shortly into the new year because, let’s face it,...

Vicki Orford, Board Vice Chair
BREWSTER – The Three Rivers Hospital Board of Commissioners announced its new 2019 officers elected during its most recent regular meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 2. Mike Pruett, who served as the board’s vice chair was elected board chair, replacing Vicki Orford who, after five years as board chair,...
MONSE – Local resident, Nancy Taylor died when the car she was driving left the Monse River Road on the evening of Dec. 12 and plunged into the Okanogan River. The partially submerged vehicle was spotted in the water the next morning and a diver with the Okanogan County sheriff’s office discovered...
9:48 a.m. Dec. 28 UPDATE   Okanogan County 911 Dispatch report:     All 911 services appear to be restored.    For emergencies, please call 911.    For non-emergencies, please call (509)422-7232 to be connected with Dispatch.    DO NOT CALL 911 TO SEE IF ITS WORKING; ONLY CALL 911...

Santa, all I want for Christmas … Ever practical and civic-minded, Pateros Mayor Carlene Anders took to Santa’s knee at Pateros Memorial Park on Dec. 7 and wished for a successful citywide flush to integrate the city’s new water system with the existing delivery network. Photo by Mike Maltais
  PATEROS – The long-awaited city-wide flush that integrated the new city reservoir, pump, and water system with the existing delivery network pulled the handle last Tuesday, Dec. 18, giving the city its first water upgrade since the town was relocated in the early 1960s. Technicians made the...

Dining patrons at the Brewster-Pateros-Bridgeport Senior Center queue up at noon every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday for a nutritious lunch at a bargain price. Following last Thursday’s (Nov. 29) repast, Brewster librarian Rebecca Zion read to the diners at 12:30 p.m. Photo by Mike Maltais
     

A mid-November white frosted fence line ran for miles on the burned-over ground along State Route 174 between Leahy Junction and Grand Coulee. Photo by Mike Maltais
    The tall Christmas tree decorating Brewster Marketplace near the deli section is trimmed with colorful Poinsettias, garland, and ornaments, but what really makes the tree sparkle are the many donation tags dedicated to the Brewster-Pateros-Bridgeport Senior Center and the Brewster Food Bank....

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