New artists emerge ‘Outta North 40’

The Community Cultural Center reverberated with laughter, music and beauty when artists converged for the opening reception of a show called “Twenty-five Outta North 40” Friday, July 6.

July 13, 2018 2:47 p.m. read more..

Apple Pie Jamboree set for July 20-22

The annual Apple Pie Jamboree runs Friday through Sunday, July 20-22, in and near Memorial Park, with activities ranging from a parade to watercross racing and from a quilt show to 3-on-3 basketball.

July 12, 2018 12:55 p.m. read more..

Omak ag educators win awards

The Omak School District’s agriculture program has been named the state’s outstanding middle/secondary agriculture education program by the Washington Agriculture Association of Educators.

July 8, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Plenty on tap for Fourth of July

Chesaw, home of the Fourth of July Rodeo, begins their Independence Day celebrations with a Community Dance Tuesday, July 3, with music from the Road Dawgz from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. The dance will be in the community hall off Oroville-Chesaw Road.

July 2, 2018 11:01 a.m. read more..

Community wishes Johnson a happy retirement

Dozens of community members, present and former Okanogan School District staff members, and current and former school board members filled the high school cafetorium June 29 to wish Superintendent Richard Johnson a happy retirement.

July 2, 2018 10:43 a.m. read more..