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 News    April 27, 2016 

Newsbriefs

Park pickup scheduled for Saturday A big community asset needs some springtime sprucing, and parks commissioners picked this Saturday to do it, hoping you’ll help. The Coulee Area Parks and Recreation District will host the Annual Spring Fix &...

 
 Community    April 27, 2016 

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon this Thursday, April 28, at the Moose Lodge in Grand Coulee. Debbie Starkey, of Investment Services Northwest, will speak about a Grant Writing Workshop she attended....

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    April 20, 2016

School contest results to show at tribal Earth Day event

by Roger S. Lucas Students at a number of area schools will see this Friday, Earth Day, how well they did in a recycling contest as results of a Colville Tribes challenge are unveiled during Earth Day celebrations at the powwow grounds Friday, April...

 
 Community    April 20, 2016

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon this Thursday, April 21, at the Moose Lodge in Grand Coulee. Amy Glover, Grand Coulee USPS Postmaster, will be speaking about their upcoming food drive. Grant County...

 
 Community    April 20, 2016

Ready to rodeo

Queen Claire Ives, center, and princesses Joy Abrahamson, left, and Jayda Taylor, right, will preside over the Nespelem Junior Rodeo this Saturday and Sunday, starting at 10 a.m. each day. Ives, 13,...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    April 13, 2016

Spaghetti feed this Saturday helps kids come together

A spaghetti dinner set for Saturday will help fund a project that brings together sixth graders from Coulee Dam and Nespelem schools to pave their way as eventual classmates in high school. The Grand...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    April 13, 2016

Proctor school bringing up bull riders

Shane Proctor remembers his roots. He returned to the Grand Coulee area last week to put on his seventh annual bull riding clinic at the Nespelem rodeo grounds. He brought along two of his sidekicks...

 
 News    April 13, 2016

Newsbriefs

Electric City survey is online The Electric City Parks and Trails survey is now online. The link to the survey questions is www.surveymonkey.com/r/electriccityparks. For those who want a hard copy of the survey questions, they are available at city...

 
 By Connie Babler    Opinion    April 13, 2016

Re: "Raising funds for a solid memory" 3-30-16 Star

I would like to respond to the Grand Coulee alumni group fund raising article that appeared in The Star newspaper March 30, 2016, and thank them for getting this fund raising started. I want to correct the information of only three high schools...

 
 By Jesse Utz    Opinion    April 13, 2016

Be vigilant against suicide

A crisis is upon us. A father recently reached out to me and had an idea for a column. He had noticed a scary situation taking form with a group of young people. This group was and is a tight-knit community type of clique that speaks of death constan...

 
 Community    April 13, 2016

Coulee Dam High School all-class reunion planned

All classmates and teachers who attended Coulee Dam High School, Mason City High School and Nespelem High School between 1935 and 1975 are invited to an all-class reunion coming this summer in Coulee Dam. The event is set for August 5, 6, and 7. “T...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    March 30, 2016

Coming feed will raise funds for sixth-graders' experience

Dates for a getaway that brings together students from Nespelem and Lake Roosevelt schools are set for May and a fundraiser is planned for April. The Grand Coulee Dam School District board set dates for the Tall Timber Ranch trip for sixth-graders fr...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    March 30, 2016

Raising funds for a solid memory

An alumni group that wants past mascots memorialized at the new school in Coulee Dam is working toward a new sculpture and collecting money to have it made. The Grand Coulee Alumni Association has...

 
 School    March 30, 2016

School board briefs

COULEE DAM—The Grand Coulee Dam School District board approved a number of personnel changes at its meeting Monday night. New hires include Alissa Mansker, assistant leader of fourth- and fifth-grade SHARP Kids programs; Jaron Trotter, morning lead...

 
 Community    March 30, 2016

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 3/21 - A woman complained to police that she had loaned a pair of gloves to a man who was trimming her trees and she didn’t get the gloves back. Police are reviewing the incident for theft in the third degree charges. - Police a...

 
 Community    March 16, 2016

Meetings and Notices

Chamber to Meet The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet at noon this Thursday, March 17, at Junkers in Grand Coulee. Dan Foster, from the National Park Service will be the speaker. Okanogan County School Retirees Assoc. to Meet The Ok...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    School    March 16, 2016

Students recycling for prize

A number of school elementary students are taking part in the Colville Tribal recycling program. The contest is on, with students from Nespelem, Lake Roosevelt, Keller, Inchelium and Paschal Sherman competing to see which school can collect the most...

 
 Community    March 16, 2016

WSU Conference brings women in agriculture together to network and learn

Empowering farming through communication is the focus of the 2016 Women in Agriculture Conference, to be held in locations across Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Montana and Alaska on Saturday, March 19. In Nespelem, it will be held at the Tribal...

 
 Community    March 2, 2016

Meetings and Notices

No Chamber This Week The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will not be meeting this week. The annual installation luncheon will be held next Thursday, March 10, at noon, at the Moose Lodge in Grand Coulee. Okanogan County School Retirees Asso...

 
 By Jesse Utz    Opinion    February 17, 2016

Meet an LR Hall of Fame and Gem in the Coulee inductee: Victor Camarena

Recently Victor “The Mongoose” Camarena was named Regional Junior High Wrestling Coach of the Year. Big accomplishments for any man, but even greater for Victor. Victor is a former Raider himself and a former state-caliber wrestler. To be honest,...

 
 Community    February 17, 2016

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 2/10 - A woman told police that someone was photographing her grandchildren near her home on Goodfellow Avenue in Electric City. The subject of interest was not known to the woman. - A possible domestic issue was reported about a...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 10, 2016

School leader arrested by Internet task force

A popular educator and rising young school administrator was taken from Lake Roosevelt Schools in handcuffs last week, after a Seattle-based task force on Internet crimes served warrants to search...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 10, 2016

Nespelem school levy passed

A levy to support Nespelem School District passed by a large margin Tuesday night with only 14 percent of the ballots in Okanogan County left to count. As of Tuesday night, 52 voters said yes to the measure that will tax property owners at about...

 
 By Scott Hunter    News    February 10, 2016

Nespelem school levy passed

A levy to support Nespelem School District passed by a large margin Tuesday night with only 14 percent of the ballots in Okanogan County left to count. As of Tuesday night, 52 voters said yes to the measure that will tax property owners at about...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    News    February 10, 2016

Raider heritage statue idea approved

Alumni from Grand Coulee’s Tigers, Coulee Dam Beavers and from Nespelem’s Savages got the go-ahead from the school board recently for a space on the new school campus for a statue showing that the Raiders grew out of the three earlier schools....

 

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