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Anti-drug abuse meeting draws crowd

About 40 community members shared personal experiences with prescription drug abuse during a meeting last Tuesday at Republic Elementary School.

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Kiting for a brave new world

What if the best stunt kite fliers in the world show up in the Okanogan and there isn’t even a gust of wind the entire weekend?

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Oroville May Fest parade results announced

The Rally at the Border Blues Festival parade entry was awarded the coveted queen’s choice award Saturday during the town’s premiere grand parade.

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Conscious Culture is right around the bend

The sixth annual, Conscious Culture Festival is right around the bend. On June 19 through 21 an estimated two thousand gentle folk will congregate on the Barter Faire grounds near Tonasket. In the grand scheme of world history this is a party has been celebrated since at least the neolithic era.

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May Festival starts Friday

Oroville event boats ‘Red Carpet Magic’ theme

This weekend’s 81st 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.

Carnival kicks off Colorama

Event includes parade, helicopter rides and more

The Colorama Festival returns this week for its 58th year with popular activities, from a carnival to a parade, helicopter rides, races and more.

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'49er Days starts Friday

Wagon train rolls into town to kick off Old West celebration

The 70th annual ‘49er Days celebration, with the theme “Ashes to Sunflowers,” will be Friday through Sunday in town.

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Music theater is a rewarding art form

I’m proud to help amplify the good news that Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus — known as OVOC — is presenting the popular and vocally challenging musical, “Into The Woods.”

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Ride to Rendezvous hits the trail

Ride winds up in Winthrop at noon Friday for '49er Days

United Powwow moves to Paschal Sherman

This Saturday’s United Powwow has been moved to Paschal Sherman Indian School, 169 Omak Lake Road.

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Theoretics bass player shares

There are certainly bigger acts than the Theoretics, but few are better, nor more exceptionally suited to headline CCF this year.

Landin receives scholarship

Funds support local woman pursuing accounting and engineering degrees

Wenatchee Valley College releases winter dean's, president's lists

The following students have been recognized for their academic efforts during the winter quarter ending March 20.

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Time to celebrate local area's arts

Davin Michael Stedman pens new column on entertain in The Okanogan.

Los de Abajo concert canceled

The Los de Abajo concert, which had been planned Saturday at the Barn, has been canceled.