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VanderWeide bowls 712 series - Omak Chronicle
OMAK — OMAK – Jason VanderWeide bowled high series last week at Valley Lanes. VanderWeide rolled a 712 series that included a 260 game. Monday night – Bob Stevens, 235; Dan Wentz 225, 626; Jeremy Fletcher 222, 611; John Gelvin 220. Wednesday night ...
Omak wrestlers claim title in Kittitas - Omak Chronicle
KITTITAS — The Omak High School wrestling team took first place at the Coyote Classic on Saturday. Kittitas finished second. Alex Aguilar at 160 and Michael Quezada at 220 each won titles, Rowdy Kruse at 170 was second. James Monaghan (126), Tyson ...
Pateros girls sweep Brewster - Omak Chronicle
BREWSTER — Pateros made it a clean sweep of Brewster this year with a 40-25 non-league girls basketball victory Thursday. “It was a hard fought, low scoring game,” Pateros coach John Ellis said. “We are getting better defensively, but we seem to be ...
Okanogan girls dunk Cashmere - Omak Chronicle
CASHMERE — Okanogan won the battle between state No. 1 teams Thursday, knocking off Cashmere 53-41, in a non-league girls basketball game Thursday. Okanogan entered the game undefeated and ranked No. 1 in the state 2B Associated Press poll. Cashmere ...
Republic girls dunk Almira/Coulee-Hartline, 63-47 - Omak Chronicle
REPUBLIC — The Tiger girls ran off a 16-2 first quarter lead over the Almira/Coulee-Hartline Warriors and never looked back Saturday as they rolled to an easy 63-47 girls 1B basketball victory. Republic remains unbeaten, with a record of 16-0 overall and ...
Bills target federal land ownership in state - Omak Chronicle
OLYMPIA — Three bills have been dropped in the Legislature that take aim at federal land ownership in Washington state. House Bill 1192 calls for a study of federal land ownership and would create the Joint Select Committee on the Transfer of Public Lands.
Pateros celebrates senior wrestling night - Omak Chronicle
160 - Johan Hernandez, Pat., p. Marco Arteaga, Chel., :51. 160 - Brian Chavez, Pat., p. Gerardo Morales, Chel., 1:04. 106 – Alex Gavin, Chel., p. Luis Vazquez, Oro., 2:53. 120 - Drake Fox, Oro., p. Jovanni Barrios, Brew., 3:42. 126 - Julio Espino, Pat.
Pateros schools chief injured in crash - Omak Chronicle
SKYKOMISH — Pateros School District Superintendent Lois Davies was injured late Saturday afternoon when her vehicle collided with another vehicle on U.S. Highway 2. Davies was on her way home after testifying before a state House committee about the need ...
Liberty Bell girls slip past Tonasket - Omak Chronicle
WINTHROP — Liberty Bell High School basketball teams edged visiting Tonasket on Tuesday. The Mountain Lion girls played lockdown defense the final two minutes, hanging on for a 33-32 win. Liberty Bell boys exchanged baskets with the Tigers before winning ...
Weather outlook calls for dense fog, freezing rain - Omak Chronicle
OKANOGAN — The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for Okanogan Valley in effect from today through next Tuesday. A weather outlook released this morning said dense fog and below-freezing temperatures throughout today and ...
Tonasket School District to host special meeting tonight - Omak Chronicle
TONASKET — The Tonasket School District is moving forward with its search for a new superintendent. A meeting will be hosted at 7:30 tonight with search consultant Doug Asbjornsen of McPherson and Jacobson LLC in the district boardroom at 35 E.
Special meeting tonight canceled by council - Omak Chronicle
TONASKET — A special meeting of the City Council previously scheduled for tonight has been canceled due a scheduling conflict. City Clerk Alice Attwood said the meeting to discuss committee appointments and ideas and plans for 2015 will be rescheduled at ...
State parks board to consider allowing farm equipment on trail rights-of-way - Omak Chronicle
TUMWATER — The state Parks and Recreation Commission will consider allowing non-recreational motorized vehicles along long-distance trails when it meets Jan. 29. The meeting is at 9 a.m. in the Labor and Industries Auditorium, 7273 Linderson Way S.W ...
Pateros girls dunk Lake Roosevelt - Omak Chronicle
GRAND COULEE — Pateros girls rushed past Lake Roosevelt, 60-31, in a non-league basketball game Saturday. “I’m very happy with our scoring distribution,” Pateros coach John Ellis said. “The team is passing very well. We only had 9 turnovers.”
Fire victim arrested for possessing, selling stolen batteries - Omak Chronicle
MALOTT — A woman whose rental home burned to the ground has been arrested in connection with a stolen battery case. Rose Susan Pauline Vallee, 32, was booked into the Okanogan County Jail on Sunday for first-degree trafficking in stolen property and ...