In the first significant snowfall of the season, six people were injured in a two-car, head-on accident that blocked traffic in both directions on Highway 28 Friday afternoon, according to a State Patrol report.
MANSON — Three at-large positions on the Manson Community Council are up for election, and anyone wishing to run must obtain signatures of 10 registered voters within the Manson School District by Dec. 1.
WENATCHEE — Just when North Central Washington’s apple industry was hoping for mega-exports from its largest crop in history, millions of boxes of ready-to-ship fruit are threatened with shipping delays in a labor dispute at the state’s major ports.
OLYMPIA — From upgrades to Okanogan County’s emergency communications system and the city of Pateros’ water system to help with economic development, Okanogan County leaders on Thursday asked a Senate committee for financial aid in the wake of this summer’s Carlton Complex Fires.
Work on the northern trail extension of the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail, here seen from the Odabashian Bridge, has slowed to a virtual halt with the temperature turning to winter climate. According to Tony Rapozo with the Washington State Parks, if the weather moderates work will continue on minor slope work and erosion control along with signage and fencing. He said the trail will be blacktopped in the spring.