Monday Feb 24
Firefighters on scene of old motel fire near Biggs Junction
The buildings at 91473 Biggs-Rufus Highway, are registered to the Colville Tribal Service Corporation.
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Hwy. 97 truck crash turns up record drug haul
A non-injury produce truck crash on Highway 97 in Sherman County last month didn't bring much attention, until a private tow company called in to unload the cargo found something odd - two bundles of drugs that fell from the produce pallets.
Drugs stashed among bell peppers lead to charges against driver after Sherman County crash
It was just after midnight when Sherman County Sheriff's deputies went out to assist a trucker whose semi-tractor trailer had rolled into a ditch along U.S. 97. After dropping off the driver at a hotel, they arranged for a tow truck company to pull the semi out, according to federal filings.
Nesbitt: A Republican's sales tax plan poses a funding compromise
Sherman County rancher Jon Justesen, who dropped out of the Republican primary for Governor last week, deserves credit for contributing some fresh thinking to the debate over how to fix our state's broken tax system.
Republican Jon Justesen, questioning his party's priorities, drops bid for Oregon governorship
Jon Justesen stands with sons of a friend after speaking at a gubernatorial candidates' forum last weekend in Portland.