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 Community    August 27, 2014 

Events going on at Spring Canyon

This week at Spring Canyon, the following ranger conducted activities include: The exploration center is open Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Hands-on activities, Junior Ranger activities, brochures and park information are offered. Crafts...

 
 Community    August 27, 2014 

From bad to worse

A burned-out house at 609 Holly Street in Coulee Dam continues to degrade and tree branches on the property fell down from recent winds adding to the fire hazard. The town disposed of branches that...

 
 Community    August 27, 2014 

Coulee Recollections

Chamber This Week The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, August 28, at noon, at La Presa in Grand Coulee. Lynda Nutt of the Corps of Engineers will be the guest speaker. OES to Meet The Order of the Eastern Star will hold...

 
 Community    August 27, 2014 

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 8/18 - Police checked on an Almira woman after receiving a report that she might be suicidal. She assured the patrolman that she was OK and not thinking about that. The report stated that the house was orderly and everything...

 
 Community    August 20, 2014

Reunion for Class of '84 this weekend

The LRHS Class of 1984 will be celebrating its 30 year reunion this weekend. Friday night the group will meet at the Electric City Bar and Grill. On Saturday a gathering at Spring Canyon will be held left to where the boats come ashore. Saturday...

 
 Community    August 20, 2014

Events going on at Spring Canyon

This week at Spring Canyon, the following ranger conducted activities include: The exploration center is open Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Hands-on activities, Junior Ranger activities, brochures and park information are offered. Crafts...

 
 Community    August 20, 2014

This week at the library

. Fri., Aug. 22, beginning at 10:30 a.m., the Summer Reading Program Gala – Science: Weird, But True. There will be a drawing for bicycles, donated by the local Free Masons of Washington....

 
 Community    August 20, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber This Week The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, August 21, at noon, at La Presa in Grand Coulee. Launi Ritter of Heaven-Sent Computer Services will be the guest speaker. Next week Lynda Nutt of the Corps of Enginee...

 
 By Frankie Delano    Community    August 20, 2014

Beat the heat, shop early mornings

Have you experienced or witnessed any run-ins in the Coulee this summer? Say what? You’ll probably recognize these examples: a run-in or a near miss run-in could easily happen in a parking lot (yes, the one where we mingle with visitors) and with...

 
 Community    August 20, 2014

Plant problems diagnosis just a phone call away

Plant Problem Diagnostic Clinics have started at the WSU Extension Office located in the Okanogan County Courthouse, room 101. These clinics are a part of the public service that the Okanogan Master Gardener volunteers contribute to the community...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Senior Menu

Wed., Aug. 13 - Dinner Turkey, Dressing, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Cranberry Sauce, Green Bean Casserole, Fruit Salad, Pumpkin Pie, Rolls. Happy Birthday. Thurs., Aug. 14 - Dinner Meat Loaf, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Corn, Seasonal Fruit Platter,...

 
 By Roger S Lucas    Community    August 13, 2014

Library to host author's reading event Aug. 19

An author who has written extensively about Okanogan County history, will offer a reading at the Grand Coulee public library. Bruce Holbert will read from his recent book "The Hour of Lead" a epic...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber This Week The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, August 14, at noon, at La Presa in Grand Coulee. Launi Ritter of Heaven-Sent Compter Services will be the guest speaker. OES to Meet Grand Coulee Dam Order of...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Bank is collecting school supply donations

The Grand Coulee branch of North Cascades Bank is collecting backpacks and other school supplies during the month of August for needy students. Monetary donations are also being accepted and will be used to purchase supplies. All items will be...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Spring Canyon activities

At Spring Canyon This week at Spring Canyon, the following ranger conducted activities include: The exploration center is open Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Hands-on activities Junior Ranger activities, brochures and park information are...

 
 By Frankie Delano    Community    August 13, 2014

A coulee legend of Sammy the salmon

Still in his dream state and far away from his storage site in the town of Coulee Dam, Sammy paused for a time in the deep, clear waters of the upper Columbia River to listen to his friend, a two-legged man named Billy Frank, Jr., talk about life on...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Group looking for "Seegoing Cowboys" info

The Okanogan County Historical Society is seeking more information on a group called the Seagoing Cowboys who volunteered to take cattle and horses to war-torn countries after WWII from 1945 to 1947. Some 7,000 United States men and boys took part;...

 
 Community    August 13, 2014

Coulee Cops

Grand Coulee Police 8/4 - A Fairbanks, Alaska driver pulled his motorhome into the area at the top of the dam and USBR Plant Protection advised police of the incident. The Alaska man said he just made a wrong turn. - An Elmer City man was cited for...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

Class of '84 to celebrate

The LRHS Class of 1984 will be celebrating its 30 year reunion the weekend of August 23. Friday night the group will meet at the Electric City Bar and Grill. On Saturday a gathering at Spring Canyon will be held left to where the boats can come...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

Senior menu

Wed., Aug 6 - Dinner German Sausage with Sauerkraut, Butter Seasoned Potatoes, Seasonal Veggie Platter, Fruit Cocktail Cake. Thurs., Aug. 7 - Dinner BBQ Chicken, Garden Salad, Cheesy Potatoes, Broccoli, Ice Cream with Fruit Topping. Grocery shopping...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

Meetings and Notices

Chamber This Week The Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce will meet Thursday, August 7, at noon, at La Presa in Grand Coulee. Natalie Dennis will be speaking about the Vintage Christmas market planning. OES to Meet Grand Coulee Dam Order of...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

This week at the library

Summer events continue at the Grand Coulee library with this Wed. Aug. 6, 10:30 a.m., Craft Day with Spinning Wheels and Thaumatrope. Fri., Aug 8, 10 a.m. Reptile Man will be at the library. Wed., Aug. 13, 10:30 a.m., Build a robot. Fri., Aug. 15,...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

Help with life jackets

Rotarians have connected with the Safe Kids program at both Crescent Bay and Spring Canyon boat launches in an effort to save lives in area waters. The program is sponsored by Grant County Health...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

Sawhorse cow contest coming to the fair

Grant County CattleWomen are seeking entries for their annual “Sawhorse Cow Contest” for this year’s Grant County Fair, August 12-16.  Entrants must decorate a sawhorse to resemble a cow or bull; cash prizes will be awarded to the top three...

 
 Community    August 6, 2014

The Grand Coulee Class of 1964

Tigers celebrate 50 years The Grand Coulee Class of 1964 held their 50th reunion this past weekend at the home of Susan Miller's in Electric City. Friday night was a social hour; Saturday BBQ and we...

 

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