History research help offered

The Okanogan County Genealogical Society and the Okanogan County Historical Museum are offering free assistance to people working on family history information.

Researchers go to Plans B, C

The washout that closed Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass is interfering with Okanogan High School students’ ongoing study of the Oden Road Fire area, but they have a Plan B and even a Plan C.

Schools plan spring concerts

Spring concerts and programs get under way this week as Lake Roosevelt Elementary School students stage a musical, “Awesome Animals,” at 2 p.m. today, April 26, in the new elementary gym, 503 Crest Drive.

Students bring home art awards

Several Okanogan Middle/High School art students have been busy readying their art for several shows.

Arbor observances planned

Arbor Day observances are planned April 28 in Okanogan, Omak and Pateros, with other communities joining in the next day.


From Okanogan County Auditor’s Office

‘The Little Mermaid’ comes to Omak PAC

Tickets are available for the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus production of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid,” a stage musical adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen tale.

CENTER STAGE: Music abounds in Okanogan Country

Okanogan Country truly offers something for everyone, especially when it comes to the entertainment scene.

Easter services set for today

Churches around Okanogan County plan Easter services today.

Leaders converge on Riverside for state 4-H shooting training

Fifteen 4-H adult volunteers completed the Washington State University Extension 4-H shooting sports certification training April 7-9.

Easter egg hunts planned this weekend

Youngsters can hunt for Easter eggs and win prizes starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 15, in Conconully State Park.

CENTER STAGE: Fair should support local talent

It seems that about this time each year local musicians, bands and entertainers are beginning to book their shows for the upcoming summer season.

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CENTER STAGE: Hardy claims Nashville Country Star title

Leather boots, cowboy hats and elegant dresses graced the Omak Performing Arts Center stage Saturday, April 1 for the 13th annual Washington State Nashville Country Star competition.

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OVOC REVIEW: Orchestra, chorus swing into spring with concert

The Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus’ 2016-17 concert season came to a light-hearted end Sunday, April 2, with “Swing into Spring.”

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‘Music and Memory’ comes to Tonasket nursing home

Music is an important part of life.