[1/7/21] Okanogan County Jail Break

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Regional law enforcement officials are searching for two inmates who broke out of the Okanogan County Jail Tuesday morning. Fifty-three-year-old Christian M. White of Rock Island and 28-year-old Kristofer L. Wittman of Bellingham are believed to have escaped through the facility’s ventilation system after dislodging a ceiling tile in their cell. White had been incarcerated […]

[8/11/20] K9 Lando gets body armour

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Listen to Okanogan Sheriff’s sergeant Tait Everett tell KOZI about Lando and his new protective vest.

[7/6/20] Manson lifeguard rescues child over holiday weekend

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Listen to Manson Parks and Recreation Viki Downey tell KOZI about an Independence Day water rescue. AUDIO: :53 Photo courtesy of Viki Downey

[6/19/20] Manson Farmers Market opens tomorrow

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Listen to Sandy Miller of Manson tell KOZI about opening day at Manson’s Farmers Market.

[6/17/20] A bear makes a friendly visit to Manson

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What started as a normal Sunday morning in Manson turned into a wildlife adventure. Listen to Manson resident Julie Russell tell KOZI about her furry visitor. AUDIO: 1:30

[6/15/20] Groundbreaking is a milestone for the Chelan Valley Housing Trust

Posted in Business & Economy, Feature, Local Government & Meetings

Listen to Chelan Valley Housing Trust executive director Mike Cooney and city council member Tim Hollingsworth tell KOZI about the Emerson Village housing community during its groundbreaking ceremony last Friday.

[6/10/20] A new book about women settlers in the Lake Chelan valley released

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Listen to writer Liz Watson Perry’s tell KOZI about her book that uncovers the narrative of more than 20 early settlers whose stories have been, for the most part, untold.

[6/5/20] Manson Fireworks to go off as scheduled on Independence Day

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Listen to Jason Morin, Fourth of July chairperson for the Manson Chamber, tell KOZI what’s planned for the July holiday. AUDIO: 1:33 LINK TO ONLINE FIREWORKS AUCTION

[6/3/20] Peaceful protest and vigil scheduled for Sunday afternoon

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Listen to local mom Chelsey Martin tell KOZI why her moms’ group decided to invite the community to a peaceful protest this weekend.