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Arson charge against Strickland dropped; Smith still facing trial

Arson charge against Strickland dropped; Smith still facing trial

By Ann McCreary
Arson charges against Keith Strickland, 61, of Twisp, who was accused of lighting a backfire during the Carlton Complex Fire, have been dismissed in Okanogan County Superior Court. Strickland, 61, had been charged with first-degree arson …
Memorial Day burglary at Tenderfoot results in three arrests

Memorial Day burglary at Tenderfoot results in three arrests

BY LAURELLE WALSH Winthrop Marshal Dave Dahlstrom was dispatched from his home at around 2 a.m. on May 27 for a burglary in progress at Winthrop’s landmark Tenderfoot general store. The only witness was Brian Tillman, bartender that night at Three Fingered Jack’s Saloon across the street. Tillman was locking the saloon’s front door at...