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 By Scott Hunter    News    August 26, 2015 

Woman, like others, refusing to evacuate her home

Mona Berland is in a red zone, ordered to leave, just like everyone else at Owhi Lake. She’s not going to, but she’s convincing her neighbors they must in advance of a day firefighters are saying could go badly. On Thursday, wind in the Nespelem...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    August 26, 2015 

School buildings being readied for fire uses

Grand Coulee Dam school personnel have offered their buildings for use by firefighters and other fire needs. Superintendent Dennis Carlson said Tuesday that there is an 80 percent chance that the...

 
 By Roger Lucas    News    August 26, 2015 

[Updated: 8-27, 10:45 a.m.] Two districts delay school for a week

Grand Coulee Dam School District Superintendent Dennis Carlson announced Wednesday that both he and Nespelem School District Superintendent Rich Stewart have agreed to delay the opening of their respective schools until Sept. 8. Both schools were...

 
 By press release    News    August 26, 2015 

Fire update: Extreme fire behavior on North Star fire today

NORTH STAR FIRE UPDATE Thursday 08/27/2015 –10:00PM Acres: 179,834                                    Start Date: August 13, 2015                                ...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    August 26, 2015 

[UPDATED 2:07 p.m.] Report: Highway 155 to Omak is closed again

[UPDATED 2:07 p.m.] State Route 155 is closed between Nespelem and Omak again as the Tunk Block Fire approaches the highway, a Friday report from Colville Tribal Emergency Services said. And Okanogan...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    August 19, 2015

[UPDATED12:23 p.m. 8/19/15] North Star Fire threatens Nespelem

UPDATE 12:23 p.m. 8/19/15: New evacuation orders were just issued for Nespelem from the Mount Tolman Fire Center. Their information release follows: A LEVEL 1 EVACUATION: The LEVEL 1 Evacuation area...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

Shelter ready for evacuees if needed

The American Red Cross has set up a shelter for people displaced by the raging wildfires in the area at the new school complex in Coulee Dam. Sue Wayland, Red Cross shelter manager, said that four...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    August 19, 2015

Medical center accepting fire evacuees

With most of Nespelem in level 2 evacuation status, Coulee Medical Center has accepted several residents of the Colville Tribal Convelscent Center, and the hospital has set up an incident command center to be ready for more should the need arise....

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    August 19, 2015

Woman, like others, refusing to evacuate her home

Mona Berland is in a red zone, ordered to leave, just like everyone else at Owhi Lake. She’s not going to, but she’s convincing her neighbors they must in advance of a day firefighters are saying could go badly. As I write this at 6:30 p.m....

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    August 19, 2015

[UPDATE] Fire merger "inconclusive", no structures lost

[UPDATE 9:45.a.m 8/22] Initial reports indicated that the Tunk Block Fire and North Star Fire had merged, however this proved to be inconclusive. When more precise mapping is available, fire managers...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

North Star Fire Tuesday morning report released

Here's the latest from the North Star Fire incident command: NORTH STAR FIRE UPDATE Tuesday 08/25/2015 –9:00AM Acres: 150,000 Start Date: August 13, 2015 Cause: Under investigation Location:...

 
 Obituaries    August 12, 2015

John (Wong Tong) Patrick Nanamkin

John (Wong Tong) Patrick Nanamkin went home to join the Creator unexpectedly Sunday, August 9, 2015. He was born November 25, 1956, to Joseph Harvey (Tou) Nanamkin Sr. and Danita Margaret (McJoe)...

 
 Obituaries    August 5, 2015

Farrell Glenn Ware

Farrell Glenn Ware, age 79, passed away peacefully the morning of Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Colville Tribal Convalescent Center, his home for the past three years. Farrell was born October 8,...

 
 Obituaries    July 29, 2015

Jamie Ray Williams

Jamie Ray Williams 28, began his journey April 6, 1987, in Spokane, Washington, to parents Timothy Williams and Rebecca "Becky" LaCourse, and left to join his ancestors Friday, June 26, 2015, from Cou...

 
 School    July 29, 2015

School briefs

COULEE DAM — The Grand Coulee Dam School District board Monday night accepted two resignations, made five hires and agreed to two changes in assignments. Resignations were accepted from Jolee Slaven, a para-educator from the elementary school; and...

 
 School    July 29, 2015

New floor for school kitchen

Nespelem School Board Directors Jolene Marchand, left and Annette Moses check out the new kitchen floor at the school Monday night following their monthly board meeting. The concrete floor had to be...

 
 Opinion    July 22, 2015

Coulee Recollections

Ten Years go Sunbanks Lake Resort will begin construction of 11 villas in September and they will be ready for occupancy by the summer tourist season, chamber of commerce members learned Thursday. The town of Coulee Dam is going ahead with a...

 
 Obituaries    July 22, 2015

Sophia Ann Betty Tatshama

Sophia Ann Betty Tatshama passed away Saturday, July 4, 2015. She was born May 22, 1970, to Veronica Stensgar and Leroy McDonald. Veronica soon met and married D'arcy Tatshama. When Sophia was born...

 
 By Jesse Utz    Opinion    July 15, 2015

Backyard lessons from a man

My Grandpa Utz delivered the Wenatchee World newspaper locally after he retired. He was the local distributor and on many, many occasions I traveled with him as he drove around the Nespelem area spreading the written news. We had many conversations...

 
 Obituaries    July 8, 2015

Loren R. Jensen

Loren R. Jensen, 85, of Elmer City, Wash., passed away Sunday morning, July 5, 2015, at Nespelem Convalescent Center. Loren was born May 16, 1930, in Webber, Kan., to Raymond and Ocie Jensen and in...

 
 Legals    July 8, 2015

Legals for July 8, 2015

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JOHN WESLEY COMBS SR., Deceased NO. 14-4-00108-7 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030 The Personal Representative named below has been appointed...

 
 Legals    July 1, 2015

Legals for July 1, 2015

Notice of Public Hearing Town of Coulee Dam NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held to consider the Six-Year Comprehensive Street Program (TIP) for 2016 – 2021. The Public Hearing will be held in the Coulee Dam Town Hall Council C...

 
 People    June 24, 2015

Deppman/Van Geystel announce engagement

Gordy and Gay Deppman are excited to announce the engagement of their daughter Megan Deppman, to James Van Geystel, the son of Jim and Debbie Van Geystel. James and Megan are both former graduates of...

 
 Community    June 24, 2015

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 6/15 - USBR Plant Protection reported a vehicle parked at Station 5 after hours. An officer learned it was a Bureau of Reclamation employee from out of town locating where a meeting was to be held the next day. - Police found the...

 
 News    June 17, 2015

Class of 2015 headed for their dreams

Forty-two young adults crossed the stage at the Lake Roosevelt High School gym Saturday to accept their high school diplomas. The class of 2015 was recognized and gave recognition to those who helped...

 

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