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Three Rivers Hospital levy heads for approval in early vote counts

OKANOGAN – Preliminary results from Okanogan County’s August 2 Primary Election show Three Rivers Hospital’s (TRH) one-year property tax levy headed for approval by a comfortable …

PIT tag study will probe Methow salmon survivability

PATEROS – Motorists traveling north and south next spring on State Route 153 near the mouth of the Methow River at Pateros may not give a second look at an ordinary looking raft platform that …

Upper Columbia Cup hydros hit Pateros August 27-28.

PATEROS – The Pateros Hydro Classic, the second stage of the four-event Upper Columbia Cup “Chase the Grapes” Shootout is coming to Lake Pateros on Saturday and Sunday, August …

City of Pateros issues annual drinking water report

PATEROS – The City of Pateros has released its annual water report as mandated by the federal Safe Drinking Water Act and the State of Washington. Unlike many required publications that can be …

Bridgeport chamber and city council discuss mutual issues

BRIDGEPORT – The first meeting of the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce and the Bridegeport City Council took place at city hall on Thursday, July 21. The get-together came on the heels of the …

On your mark, get set, go for salmon August 5

BREWSTER – The 16th annual Brewster King Salmon Derby, the largest on the Upper Columbia River, is set to launch bright and early Friday morning, August 5. Brewster Chamber of Commerce …

Daniel Dowers supports affordable housing with Bike & Build trip

PATEROS – Daniel Dowers, a 2021 graduate of Pateros High School, is a young man in a hurry in more ways than one. The 19-year-old recently signed on to participate in the 2022 Drift West Bike …

New tree fruit brand Joyfully Grown inspires, enchants

CHELAN - It’s not often that an enterprise-level company makes the choice to press pause, take a deep breath and reflect on who they really are and why they do what they do. To honestly assess …

Three in the running for Okanogan County Sheriff

OKANOGAN – Three candidates, all who prefer the Republican Party, are in the race for Okanogan County Sheriff in the upcoming August 2 Primary Election. Incumbent Tony Hawley is seeking his …

BREWSTER – Getting a voter ballot box installed in the city was among the issues discussed at the regular monthly meeting of the Brewster city council last Thursday, July 21. Council …

Bridgeport moves ahead with sales and use tax ballot measure

BRIDGEPORT – A proposition to allow the city to increase its sales and use tax was amended at the regular monthly meeting of the Bridgeport City Council July 20. The amended proposition will be …

WDFW explains salmon PIT tag project to Pateros city council

PATEROS –Representatives from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) delivered a comprehensive presentation to the Pateros City Council at its regular monthly meeting on July 18. …

Local residents’ thoughts on Roe v. Wade being overturned

On June 24, the Supreme Court overturned rights given in Roe v. Wade, upholding Dobbs v. Jackson and declaring that the constitutional right to an abortion no longer exists, leaving legislation …

AmeriCorps position at Pateros Brewster Community Resource Center available in September

PATEROS - Pateros/Brewster Community Resource Center (PBCRC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves to connect community members locally with an array of critical resources offered through …

WASPC awards $174,503 to fund embedded mental health professional/case managers

WENATCHEE - The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the Wenatchee Police Department, East Wenatchee Police Department, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, and the Chelan …

Brewster Chamber reviews July 4, plans for August Derby

BREWSTER – The new parade route at the recent July 4th parade that began as usual at Legion Park, but continued down Seventh Avenue to Columbia Cove Park this year brought more customers to the …

Brewster emerges as a water project super star

BREWSTER – When to comes to public works and specifically city water projects the City of Brewster is something of a super star in terms of both finding the funding to get them done and getting …

Three Rivers Hospital seeks levy to fund ER operations

BREWSTER - On the August 2 Primary Election Ballot, voters will see a request from Three Rivers Hospital (Okanogan Douglas County District Hospital #1) for a renewal of its one-year property tax …

Facing a better tomorrow

This Fourth of July, Americans in Central Washington and across the country are contending with a host of financial worries. Red-hot inflation has contributed to a skyrocketing cost of living and …

Rain does not dampen Brewsters July 4 festivities

BREWSTER – Despite the rain squalls that were part of nearly every day or night during the first week of July the Independence Day parade found an opening in the weather that allowed the long …

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