Jayme Stone's Folklife comes to The Barn

Jayme Stone's Folklife will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11 at The Barn, 51 N. Highway 20.

CENTER STAGE: Winter is just around the corner

Ready or not, it seems winter is just around the corner. While we only had rain at our house this weekend, that wasn’t the case throughout much of the region.

Wicks named to artist in residence spot

Robin Nelson Wicks has been named the fall artist in residence at Confluence Gallery and Art Center, 104 N. Glover St.

Halloween Harvest Festival is Oct. 28

The city’s annual Halloween Harvest Festival will be Saturday, Oct. 28.

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Thousands expected to attend Family Faire

An empty field nestled in the Okanogan Highlands will soon become the most populated community in Okanogan County.

CENTER STAGE: Barter Faire returns to the Okanogan

People of all walks of life and from all corners of the northwest will gather this weekend in a remote field atop of Cayuse Mountain east of Tonasket for the 44th annual Okanogan Family (Barter) Faire.

Omak students stage 'Beauty and the Beast'

A student production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is set for a two-weekend run in mid-November.

Instrumental concert planned Oct. 16 in Omak

An instrumental concert will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16, in the Omak Performing Arts Center, 14 S. Cedar St.

Orchestra-chorus opener is Oct. 21

Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus will kick off its 2017-18 concert season Saturday, Oct. 21, with “Landscapes.”

Mind reader will perform at Omak Elks Club

Mind reader Brian Ledbetter will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at the Omak Elks Lodge, 110 S. Ash St.

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Taiko Project comes to Omak PAC

Takio Project – featuring Masato Baba, Keiko Harada, Jenny Mimura, Yumi Saito, Doug Sakamoto and Audrey Tu - will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15 at the Omak Performing Arts Center, 20 N. Cedar St.

CENTER STAGE: Holiday season is just around the corner

I can’t believe were only 43 days away from Thanksgiving. Where has this year gone? On the topic of Thanksgiving, it was announced last week that the first Black Friday advertisement was released by Harbor Freight, a tool and equipment retailer.

Burgett seeks votes in national anthem contest

2013 Brewster High School graduate Allie Burgett has advanced to the Top 8 in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo national anthem contest.

CENTER STAGE: Fall brings great music to region

Each morning I have a routine. I get up, let Gypsy (my 70-pound German Shepherd) outside, get a cup of coffee and sit down at my computer to read the daily headlines. It was sure a surprise to see an email from Garth Brooks’ promoter with information about his upcoming show Nov. 11 at the Spokane Arena.

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Family Faire stage entertainment announced

Organizers of the 43rd annual Okanogan Family Faire have announced their line up of stage entertainment for the Oct. 20-22 event, east of Tonasket.