Okanogan County Fair Advisory Board announces winners of Kids Fun Day events, which took place Saturday
FFA competitors score points in Okanogan County Fair agriculture entries.
More than 100 years of fair memories will be celebrated this weekend during the North Central Washington Fair.
The Sinlahekin Wildlife Area will host its fourth summer educational program, Aug. 23-24.
n online seminar to discuss social determinates of health in rural communities will take place at noon Aug. 20 in the Republic Reducing Alcohol and Drug use Coalition office.
Millpond Days activities are planned in the downtown area Friday and Saturday.
Children can find plenty to do at camps offering instruction in art, music, drama, sports and general outdoors skills
Children looking for something to help them sail through the summer doldrums will find a variety of camps at which they can hone their music, drama, cooking and general camping skills.
Festival includes music, parades, ‘Beer’d’ contest
The town’s annual celebration, Prospectors’ Days, begins Friday and will continue through the weekend with a bevy of activities from bingo to music and from a fun run to a softball tournament.
The community is gearing up to celebrate the 100th year of Flag Day celebrations at the Wauconda Community Hall on Saturday.
With signature rainbow-colored flags and outfits, games and even a drag queen competition, the Methow Valley Pridefest makes its return Sunday.
Opening night proceeds go to Tonasket Food Bank
Shakespeare meets the 1960s in a two-weekend production of the Bard’s comedy “The Taming of the Shrew.”
Funeral service is Monday at tribes’ Omak Longhouse
Larry “Little Beaver” Condon and friends were shooting the breeze when someone asked the famous bullrider how the heck he got to Madison Square Garden for competition in the 1960s.
Hundreds of spectators ventured to town last weekend for a variety of events during the annual Founders Day celebration.
Today, Bridgeport High School celebrates a century of graduations. Since September, the school has reached out to alumni to include in various events, from homecoming to a barbecue and today’s commencement ceremony, scheduled for 1 p.m. at the high school, 1220 Kryger Ave.
Okanogan County saw need boom during recession
Nearly a quarter of all Okanogan County residents were on food stamps at the height of the recent recession in 2011.