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Harts Pass: December 7, 2016

Harts Pass: December 7, 2016

Dale Roland Yockey2016–1927

Dale Roland Yockey

Dale Roland Yockey of Sunnyside, Washington, died at the age of 89 on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016. Dale was born in Pateros on Oct. 9, 1927, to Claude and Mildred (Girard) Yockey of Winthrop. It was in Winthrop where he spent his early years and gained the nickname “Windy” from his school classmates. In high...
Glenda Marie Weaver Horn1924–2016

Glenda Marie Weaver Horn

Glenda Marie Weaver Horn passed away on Sept. 26, 2016. She was 92 years young. Glenda Horn was a former resident of Twisp, but was living in Federal Way, Washington, at the time of her passing. Glenda was born in Moundville, Missouri, daughter of Joshua Glenn Weaver and Naomi Marie Whitworth Weaver. She is survived...
James A. Harbour1937–2016

James A. Harbour

James “Opa” Harbour was born on Feb. 13, 1937, in Denver, Colorado, and passed away surrounded by family and love in his home on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. He was the youngest of five children born to Tom and Anna and nicknamed “The Horse” or simply “Jimbo.” The family moved to Washington state in 1943...
Thomas S. Odell1964–2016

Thomas S. Odell

Tom was born in 1964. He died unexpectedly, yet peacefully, a few days before his 52nd birthday. He lived most recently in Bellingham. He also spent some years in San Francisco, California, Long Island, New York, and Twisp. He was an artist, architect and designer not only of residential and commercial projects, but also of...

Legal notices: December 7, 2016

SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF OKANOGAN In re the Matter of the Estate of: GEORGE JOSEPH COSTALES, DECEASED NO. 16-4-00119-9 NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Personal Representative named below has been appointed and has qualified as Personal Representative of this estate.Persons having claims against the deceased must, prior...
Decisions and consequences

Decisions and consequences

By Don Nelson It seems all but certain that the Okanogan County Board of Commissioners will have a distinctly different look in January 2017. County residents appear to be indicating that they also expect some different policy directions and different ways of doing things from the reconstituted board. That became evident as early as the...
Mazama: November 23, 2016

Mazama: November 23, 2016

By Mandi Donohue I have two fun bits of news to report this week! For starters, Logan Ellis, sandwich maker extraordinaire, is back at the Mazama Store for a few days. While he’s home from school, be sure to stop by and say hi. Second, mark your calendars for a wildly fun event being hosted at...

Gear Up for the Holidays at TwispWorks, then shop downtown Twisp on Dec. 8

TwispWorks presents “Gear Up for the Holidays” on Thursday (Dec. 8), a celebration that will transform the campus into a Dickensian village for shopping, touring art studios, music, caroling, Christmas tree lighting, Santa’s workshop, food and drink. The free event is from 4-7 p.m. For more information, call 997‑3300. Also on Thursday, many downtown Twisp...
Lady Lions return four starters, top scorers from last year’s lineup

Lady Lions return four starters, top scorers from last year’s lineup

Experience will be an important factor this season for the Liberty Bell High School varsity girls’ basketball team, which returns four starters from last year’s squad. Leading scorers Lauren Fitzmaurice (12 points …