Brock Hires

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Ferry County hospital leaders plan budget hearing

Ferry County Memorial Hospital commissioners will hold a budget hearing at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 in the Hub Conference Room, 36 N. Klondike Road.

Diabetes support group meets in Tonasket

A diabetes support group meets at 6 p.m. each Wednesday in the North Valley Hospital administration building at 203 S. Western Ave.

North Valley Hospital Foundation plans meeting

Volunteers who are interested in the healthcare of their community are invited to bring ideas and skills to the North Valley Community Health Association Foundation meeting set for 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6 at the hospital admiration building, 203 S. Western Ave.

YEARS AGO - 1967: Stampede featured on NBC-TV

Sixty-five million Americans, including presumably 4,000 from Omak, will get a look at the Omak Stampede Suicide Race Sunday evening over Walt Disney’s NBC-TV network.

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Thousands expected to attend Family Faire

An empty field nestled in the Okanogan Highlands will soon become the most populated community in Okanogan County.

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Residents question hospital board

During the public comment portion of the Thursday, Oct. 12 North Valley Hospital board of commissioners meeting, community residents continued to question operations of the facility.

NVH candidates share views, opinions

North Valley Hospital commissioner candidates met Thursday, Oct. 12, to share their opinions and views for the future of the district during a forum at the Tonasket High School.

CENTER STAGE: Barter Faire returns to the Okanogan

People of all walks of life and from all corners of the northwest will gather this weekend in a remote field atop of Cayuse Mountain east of Tonasket for the 44th annual Okanogan Family (Barter) Faire.

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'Howl-O-Ween' dog walk set

The Tonasket/Okanogan Valley Lions Club will host their annual "Howl-O-Ween" dog walk Saturday, Oct. 28.

2018 Tonasket royalty coronation set Saturday

The Tonasket 2018 royalty coronation and awards ceremony is planned Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Kuhler Bar and Grill, 302 N Whitcomb Ave.

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