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[12/10/18] HLTH Fentanyl Deaths

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Washington State Department of Health reports that illicit fentanyl is being detected in new forms and is causing an increasing number of overdose deaths in the state. In the first half of 2018, there were 81 deaths linked to fentanyl, versus 48 deaths recorded during the same time period last year. This represents an almost […]

[8/15/18] “Freaky Friday” at the Stampede

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Two separate incidents added up to a “Freaky Friday” at the second night of the Omak Stampede.  According to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers, a large group of law enforcement officers were standing at the Command Post around 7:30 PM, when one of the horses used for the parade of flags was being taken to the trailer. […]