Last-minute Giving Tree donations sought

Additional donors are asked to step up and select tags from the Giving Tree, which benefits clients of the Support Center.

Additional donations sought for Christmas baskets

Additional donations of food and cash are sought to help Omak-Okanogan Christmas Basket Project organizers reach their goal of 200 baskets.

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Local fans wait for 'The Last Jedi'

Not even cold weather could keep local “Star Wars” fans from lining up at the Omak Theater Thursday morning in anticipation of an advanced screening of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” The film will be shown at 7 p.m. tonight at 108 N. Main St.

Holiday projects offer opportunities to help

Collections to help local residents in need are wrapping up this week.

Tribe offers holiday food baskets to members in need

Christmas food baskets are being offered to Colville tribal members in need.

Shop with a Cop set for Dec. 16 in Omak

The annual Shop with a Cop program is set for this Saturday, Dec. 16.

Santa visits Omak, Okanogan neighborhoods

Santa will visit neighborhoods in Omak and Okanogan this week.

High school group sells pumpkin cake rolls

Orders will be accepted through Dec. 13, for pumpkin cake rolls being sold by Omak High School’s Club Shred.

Santa pictures offered Dec. 18 in Nespelem

Youngsters can get pictures taken with Santa on Dec. 18 at the Lucy F. Covington Government Center.

Omak residents have until Friday to enter decorating contest

City residents have until Friday, Dec. 15, to enter the annual Christmas decorating contest.

Okanogan Grange plans holiday potluck dinner

A Christmas potluck dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 20 at the Okanogan Grange Hall, 305 Tyee St.

Okanogan Eagles plans children's Christmas party

The Okanogan Eagles will host its annual children’s Christmas party from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at the lodge, 1820 N. Second Ave.

Brewster celebration features snow safety contest

A snow safety poster contest is under way as part of the Cops and Kids and Winter Celebration event Dec. 16.

Christmas Bird Counts begin this week

Audubon Society Christmas Bird Counts begin this week in north central Washington.

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Apple pie fundraiser nets $4,400

The Omak High School FFA chapter sold a record 564 apple pies during its annual pre-Thanksgiving sale.