Rodeo club also qualifies competitors for rodeo in Las Vegas, Nev.
Fever-4 crash destroys two cars, damages three others
Cowboys ride tough on bulls and broncs
Francis Marchand of Omak finished second in saddle bronc riding at the Tonasket Founders Day Rodeo on Friday and Saturday.
Mountain Lions win opener in eight
Liberty Bell went 1-2 and Bridgeport 0-2 in the state 2B softball tournament Friday and Saturday at the Gateway Sports Complex.
Boy Scouts fix up Camp Bonaparte
This weekend will be a Free Fishing Weekend, thanks to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. Licenses will not be required for those two days to fish or gather shellfish in any waters open for fishing in the state.
Foes go to eight innings first day
The doubles tennis team of Trevor Terris and Brian Hendrick of Tonasket, both seniors, finished second at the state 1B/2B/1A tournament Friday and Saturday at West Valley High School.
Bulldogs finish 1A state at 4-2
Okanogan High School’s fastpitch team went 4-2 at state, missing the consolation trophy game by one victory Friday and Saturday at the Columbia Playfields.
Friends of the NRA event coming Aug. 2
Nannies sending a lot of girls to state 1B track meet
Okanogan freshman incorrectly identified in May 28 story
Bulldogs open against Hoquiam on Friday in Richland
Hiebert cuts a perfect .500 on the lights
The Ridge Riders will host the seventh annual Cleatis Lacy Memorial Bullriding on Saturday at the Delano Rodeo grounds, 22209 Alcan Road.
Rule change allows for salmon fishing on Icicle River through July 31
Ralston sets fast time on her horse, Vegas
Brewster takes on Chelan in finals
Chelan soccer won a shootout, 4-2, over Okanogan in a 1A/2B semifinal tri-district match Wednesday.
Kraske sets 400 hurdle records
Our region produces some great tracksters, especially this year, with school and university records toppling all over the place.
Pioneers reach district semifinals
Omak High School’s softball team shook off a 3-run home run to eliminate Brewster, 7-3, in a loser-out district game Tuesday.
Bears, Bulldogs reach postseason
Edwin Tinoco scored three goals in five minutes to lift Brewster to a 6-0 win over Medical Lake in a loser-out game Saturday in the opening round of the Tri-District Tournament.
Sinlahekin to celebrate 75th
The 75th anniversary of the state’s first wildlife area will be celebrated June 7 at the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area.
Kathryn Cleman sets school record in pole vault
Four girls track records were set, along with at least one school record, at the Caribou Trail League track championship Friday.
Bears, Omak play loser-out game
Curlew softball earned the No. 1 seed to postseason after splitting with Almira/Coulee-Hartline on Saturday.
Points mount up for state finals
A National Barrel Horse Association doubleheader was competed Saturday at Colbert Arena north of town.
Roberts zips to two first place finishes
The start of the Republic Eagle Track Raceway’s season was a groovy kind of day Saturday for the Everett Merritt Memorial.
People choose 1940 Ford pickup as best
A huge turnout provided the region with a ton of cars and vendors at the 21st annual Swap Meet and Car Show presented by the Friendly OK Car Club on May 9-11 at East Side Park.
Weapons, smoker available in raffles
The newly formed Okanogan Trails Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation will put on its first banquet benefiting the foundation Saturday at the Okanogan Eagles Club, 1820 N. Second Ave.
Omak, Okanogan meet in showdown
Bi-district 1A baseball playoffs started yesterday at Larson Field, 2501 W. Broadway Ave. Cashmere (16-4) was slated to play at Lakeside (11-9) in game 1 and Medical Lake (12-8) was at Brewster (17-3) in game 2.
Soccer opens district playoffs
Brewster soccer edged Tonasket, 3-2, in overtime following a controversial Caribou Trail League match Tuesday.
Nash-Mendez runs to record time
The giant old growth redwood forests of northern California were under siege. Rain pelted the giant trees, which let little precipitation hit the ground hundreds of feet below, where waves of runners competed in The Avenue of the Giants Marathon last Sunday.
Brewster came within one base runner of a perfect game in clobbering Omak, 17-0, in a Caribou Trail League game Wednesday.
Omak softball scored six runs in the sixth inning to get past Brewster, 10-8, in a Caribou Trail League showdown Monday.
Omak pulverizes Cascade girls
Liberty Bell claimed the boys track team title while Okanogan was the top girls team at the Draggoo Financial Invitational on Saturday.
Riders earn big points toward trips to nationals
Both junior high and high school rodeo competitors competed in the third leg of the Washington High School/Junior High Rodeo circuit May 2-4 in the Omak Stampede Arena.
Omak claims six state lifting titles
Six Omak High School powerlifters were crowned state champion in their respective classes Saturday.
Brewster shuts out Chelan, twice
The league-leading Cashmere baseball team swept Okanogan, 4-1 and 8-4, in a twin bill Friday.
Tigers stop Jacks, 4-3, in shoot-out
The Tonasket High School soccer team gave coach Jack Goyette a special going away present Saturday.
Bull tosses chute panel and heads onto soccer field
A bull with a penchant for smelling flowers on a sunny day escaped from the Stampede Rodeo Arena and ended up on nearby soccer fields Saturday.
Fishing is good in Conconully
Kokanee were caught in the two bodies of water next to Conconully opening day. The Chronicle posted online statistics from the state, which included a note about no kokanee checked at the Conconullies.
’Dogs on verge of elimination by loss
No. 8 state-ranked Brewster won another 1-run baseball game, this time 4-3 over Okanogan on Tuesday in a showdown for third place in the Caribou Trail League.
Does reviewing plays hurt sports?
Would the world be better with or without instant replay?
McLean posts top marks at meet
Macen McLean of Mansfield set two meet records while winning the high jump (6-0, record), long jump (21-6.5, record) and triple jump (41-01) at the Iceberg Invitational track meet Tuesday.
Trevor Terris and Brian Hendrick of Tonasket, playing for the first time this year, beat previously undefeated Gabe Holz and Morgan O’Dell of Omak 4-6, 6-2 and 6-2.
Soap Lake boy wins overall crown during Nespelem Junior Rodeo; complete rodeo results posted
Flowers scores best of 468
McMillan captures senior boys crown
Caleb McMillan of Soap Lake edged Chase Nigg of Oroville for the senior boys all-around title at the 37th annual Nespelem Junior Rodeo last weekend, April 26-27.
Chelan boys hand Lions first loss
Omak won nine out of 10 varsity tennis matches at Quincy on Saturday. The girls finished 5-0 and the boys 4-1.
Inaugural event draws 200 runners
The idea of running among blooming fruit trees with snow-covered mountains in the distance came to fruition Saturday with the inaugural Omak Orchards in Bloom half marathon and 10K races.
Two-weekend run begins Friday; show includes ‘Jitterbug’
“The Wizard of Oz” blows into the Performing Arts Center on Friday for its first weekend of a two-weekend run.
Republic among fastest in 1B track
Shania Graham of Republic won the 1,600-meter run in a school record at a league meet April 22 in Colville.
Water levels were up a bit and crowds were down for the opening day of fishing Saturday on local lakes.