CENTER STAGE: Idol star comes to casino

Sammy Kershaw to perform Chelan Fair

Can you believe today is the first day of summer? Wow! Where has the year gone! Last Friday I attended the annual Art in the Park in Omak.

CENTER STAGE: Time to dust off the vinyl

Cassette tapes begin to make comeback

Every now and then I enjoy going on an online shopping spree. I usually am looking for one specific item, and before you know it, I’ve wasted several hours and filling my shopping cart with all kinds of things I don’t really need.

CENTER STAGE: So many activities to take in

Summertime must be on its way. The lawn is needing to be mowed ever few days, the strawberries are almost ripe in our yard and the mosquitoes are out.

CENTER STAGE: Lots of events, festivals set this weekend

Brewster singer, songwriter featured on RFD-TV program

It seems as though this year is just flying by. Can you believe tomorrow is the first of June already?

Music at the View returns this weekend

The sixth annual Music at The View returns to the Okanogan Highlands at Howell Canyon Estate, 185 Howell Canyon Road - east of Tonasket, on May 26-28.

CENTER STAGE: Festivals planned this weekend

It seems the topic of discussion in Okanogan and Ferry counties is flooding.

‘49er Days gallops to Methow Valley

Folks are invited to attend the 72nd annual Winthrop ‘49er Days celebrations this weekend.

Colorama returns to Grand Coulee

Activities for all ages are planned this weekend during the 61st annual Colorama Festival and Rodeo.

Tease photo

‘Whimsical Woods’ is theme of May Festival

The 83rd annual May Festival will feature a weekend-long lineup of events from royalty coronation to a parade, basketball tournament, bass tournament and the traditional May Pole Dance.

CENTER STAGE: How can it be May already?

Can you believe it is May? Where did the time go?

OVOC presents 'The Little Mermaid'

Theater goers will venture under the sea for the next two weekends as the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus stages “Disney’s The Little Mermaid.”

CENTER STAGE: Eclectic music, cowboy poetry set this weekend

I am loving this springtime weather. It seems Mother Nature has finally delivered a bit of sunshine and drier weather this past week.

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.

‘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.