July 2016

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REPUBLIC – A fight, a theft and two cases of illegal burning were among 118 calls handled by the Ferry County 911 Center during the…

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District Court

REPUBLIC – A Curlew man was sentenced to jail in four separate cases last week in Ferry County District Court. John Jackson, 33, Curlew, was…

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Superior Court

REPUBLIC – A Republic man was sentenced in a child molestation case and an attorney argued for a new trial in an unrelated case Friday…


(Wood)works of art

Submitted by Gold Mountains Gallery So, how do you get from a noisy, dust-filled shop and raw boards to functional, one-of-a-kind works of art? Well,…

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100 Years Ago

Selections from the Republic News-Miner for Friday, July 28, 1916. 3900 Lambs Shipped Tuesday “Fourteen car loads of sheep containing 3900 head were shipped from…

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Parties discuss trail ordinance adjustments

REPUBLIC – County Commissioner Mike Blankenship suggested Monday that the Rail Trail ordinance needs to be amended and/or rewritten. The comment led to passionate comments…

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Pressure canner tests

OKANOGAN – WSU Okanogan County Extension will offer a free pressure canner testing session Saturday, Aug. 6 at Lee Frank Mercantile, 324 S. Whitcomb Ave….