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Winthrop Council will consider permitting for marijuana sales; new town marshal sworn in

Winthrop Council will consider permitting for marijuana sales; new town marshal sworn in

The Winthrop Town Council decided Wednesday (May 21) to consider creating a conditional use permit process that could allow the retail sale of marijuana in the Horizon Flats area. The council directed town planner Rocklynn Culp to come up with proposed language that would permit a retail marijuana outlet in what is now a light...
Winthrop Town Council backs law to prevent animal abuse

Winthrop Town Council backs law to prevent animal abuse

By Don Nelson
It’s enough to cause a “small riot,” acting Marshal Ken Bajema told the Winthrop Town Council last week: someone leaves a dog locked in a parked vehicle with the windows closed …
News of record: May 7, 2014

News of record: May 7, 2014

Compiled by Don Nelson Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office April 25 POSSIBLE THREAT: Caller reported that a man with a history of forcing himself on women was parked near Liberty Bell High School. April 27 BURGLARY: A burglary was reported on Red Dog Road, Winthrop. Liquor and a safe containing several firearms were taken. THEFT: Caller...
Winthrop names woman to be town marshal

Winthrop names woman to be town marshal

By Don Nelson

Winthrop Mayor Sue Langdalen announced Wednesday (May 7) at the Town Council meeting that the town’s next marshal is a woman: Rikki Schwab, currently …

News of Record: April 30, 2014

News of Record: April 30, 2014

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office April 11 ABANDONED VEHICLE: An abandoned vehicle was reported on Highway 20 in Winthrop. April 12 TRAFFIC HAZARD: It was reported that two dogs were in the roadway on a sharp, blind curve on Twisp-Winthrop Eastside Road. April 14 THEFT: The theft of three mountain bikes was reported at a location...
ATV access: What does it mean?

ATV access: What does it mean?

By Marcy Stamper
Although more than 240 people — 29 in Okanogan County — have obtained the state’s new license for riding specially equipped all-terrain vehicles on roads, confusion persists about where people can legally operate their ATVs. Recent decisions by …
News of record: April 2, 2014

News of record: April 2, 2014

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office March 24 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVTY: Caller on Old Carlton Road reported finding foot-high letters in red paint on their gravel driveway, with the letters NPUO. The caller did not know who painted the letters or what they meant. WILDLAND FIRE: A grass fire was reported on Highway 153 near Twisp. March 25...
Winthrop burglaries attributed to reduced police coverage

Winthrop burglaries attributed to reduced police coverage

By Laurelle Walsh
Criminal activity in Winthrop has been higher than normal since Jan. 1, a fact interim marshal Ken Bajema attributes partly to …
News of record: March 26, 2014

News of record: March 26, 2014

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office March 11 CITIZEN ASSIST: A person calling from Harrier Hill Road, Winthrop, asked to find out where she could or could not ride her all-terrain vehicle. NON-INJURY ACCIDENT: A non-injury accident was reported on Highway 20, Winthrop. March 12 CHECK ON PERSONAL WELFARE: Caller was concerned about a person in their...

Sports briefs: March 19, 2014

This week: Register bikes at upcoming bike rodeos to help in recovery efforts and Race through Omak's blooming orchards on April 26.