Stories tagged: Tonasket
Sat., March 11, 2017, midnight
Dr. Stuhlmiller: Legislators can alleviate rural doctor shortage
Because I live and work out in a small town, I want to be part of WWAMI’s effort to graduate more rural doctors.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2015, midnight
Fire growth slows, smoke heads west
After a week of deadly fires forcing evacuations of whole towns and pushing fire officials to scramble for more help, Saturday was calm. Or as calm as it could be …
Sat., Aug. 22, 2015, midnight
Okanogan towns get respite from fires
Many communities across Okanogan County had a brief let-up from fires scorching the region Friday evening. Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said the threat to people and homes was lower. …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 20, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Tonasket residents warned to ‘evacuate immediately’
“EVACUATION NOTICE – Level 3 for City of Tonasket. Evacuate immediately. Do not wait for door-to-door notification. Proceed south using U.S. 97 (now open) to shelter in Brewster at Brewster …
Fri., June 19, 2015, 1:01 p.m.
Squatters accused of running over and killing property owner outside Tonasket
TONASKET, Wash. (AP) — Two people are in custody in rural northeast Washington on charges that they ran over two people after being confronted for squatting on someone else’s property.
Wed., Aug. 3, 2011, midnight
Search for a stable condition
Alicia Ponce-Myers should be swimming. Or playing basketball with her friends. At the very least the 12-year-old from Tonasket, Wash., should have been able to enjoy summer Bible camp: she …
Tue., March 3, 2009, 8:56 a.m.
Tonasket death considered homicide
No foul play was suspected when Okanogan County Sheriff’s deputies first found a 25-year-old woman dead in a driveway near Tonasket. But after an autopsy, Sheriff Frank Rogers says the …