(By Eric Rosane / For The Chronicle) A group of conservative activists concerned with the constitutional legality of Gov. Jay Inslee’s orders restricting gatherings in the state plans to hold a public protest at the Washington state Capitol this weekend. The event is called “Hazardous Liberty! Defend the Constitution!” and is slated to take place […]
Patrick Allen Moore 1934-2020 Patrick Allen Moore was born to Vernon and Hazel Moore in Everett, Washington on July 13, 1934. He was the only son in the family and grew up with three sisters. After high school, he was a hard worker at a turkey farm and later worked as a pipe fitter for […]
(PRESS RELEASE/Chewelah Independent) On April 3, a community member reported witnessing four to five wolves in the Smackout wolf pack territory in northeast Washington chasing and attacking a cow-calf pair, separating the pair from the rest of the herd. The incident took place in a private calving pasture. The community member observed several wolves biting […]
(PRESS RELEASE/Washington Governor’s Office) Today, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced an agreement on a shared vision for reopening their economies and controlling COVID-19 into the future.
NE WASHINGTON WEEKEND IN REVIEW: New goats, new coronavirus updates, JJSHS Clothing Drive taking donations and a tragedy befalls the Seahawks family
(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent) JJSHS Clothing Drive taking donations The JJSHS Clothing Drive will pick up clothing right off your front porch on Friday, April 17. Organizer Haven Rainer said to just message her your address and she will pick up donations so there is no contact from your porch needed. Message her at 509-936-2583.
(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent) The Chewelah forecast for this week includes highs in the 50s and 60s with lows over freezing in the evening. Expect showers on Wednesday, and clouds or sun the rest of the week. (Photo by Jessica Lilly)
(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent) If you had your tax returns direct deposited, you will be getting your stimulus money soon… A hot topic during the COVID-19 pandemic has been stimulus checks being sent out to Americans. Signed into law by President Trump two weeks ago, people should start seeing automatic payments to their bank accounts beginning […]
Josie Ibarra sent us this photo of Subie the bird, who is two years old and likes to scream loudly and snuggle.
(PRESS RELEASE/Town of Springdale) Due to the COVID-19 situation and the desire of the Town of Springdale to keep everyone as safe as possible, the Pet Day in the Park planned for Sunday, April 26th has been rescheduled for Sunday, June 26 at noon. The requirement to register your dogs within the month of April […]
(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent) Culp refers to Governor Inslee as “would-be dictator”… Republic Police Chief and WA Governor Candidate Loren Culp called the state’s “Stay at home” order and closure of nonessential businesses due to COVID-19 “unconstitutional,” in a Facebook statement today. Culp has gained attention by saying he would not enforce Washington’s I-1639 gun control […]
(PRESS RELEASE/NE Tri County Health) Volunteers Needed! Northeast Tri County Health District is looking for volunteers who can sew. The Health District is preparing for any supply shortages that might arise due to COVID-19 in our tri-county areas and are looking for volunteers to help sew gowns. We have provided the below link that offers […]
Mr. Kersey performs Old Oak Tree for his YouTube followers during this Washington “Stay at Home” order because of COVID-19.
(PRESS RELEASE/Stevens County Emergency Management) Stevens County Emergency Management and the Stevens County Board of County Commissioners has opened a call center to help handle the needs of Stevens County residents with concerns surrounding COVID-19. These are stressful times and the call center is being established to centralize and make information accessible to Stevens County […]
(PRESS RELEASE/NE Tri County Health District) Northeast Tri County Health District (NETCHD) was notified today, April 8, 2020, of the sixth positive COVID-19 test for Stevens County. This brings the combined total of positive cases for Ferry, Pend Oreille, and Stevens Counties to eight. The individual who tested positive resides north of Colville and sought […]
MIDWEEK REVIEW: Sanders drops out of presidential race, Colville Food Bank looking for fresh fruit, Century Link Field Hospital going elsewhere
(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent) Bernie Sanders drops out of the 2020 race, clearing Joe Biden’s path to the Democratic nomination Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign on Wednesday, clearing Joe Biden’s path to the Democratic nomination and a showdown with President Donald Trump in November. Sanders first made the announcement in a call with his […]
Julie Castro Thompson 1924-2020 Julie Castro Thompson was born on December 23, 1924 in Agana Guam; she was 95 at the time of passing. However she was adamant that she was a lot younger than that. Julie Borja Castro (Thompson) was born to the proud parents of Conception Borja Castro and Luis Palomo Castro her […]