‘You made your own entertainment’
In an era before computers and cellphones consumed the lives of Okanogan Valley residents, Saturday night dances at local halls were the thing to do for entertainment.
Okanogan County’s delayed fair went off Thursday through Sunday with a full range of exhibits and activities, but an apparently smaller crowd than normal.
Numerous bear encounters reported last week
It’s not everyday a modern time fairy tale plays out before your eyes.
While students flew right into summer, Pateros High School junior Ethan Williams continued his studies thousands of miles away.
Memorial service planned for 11:30 a.m. Saturday
A celebration of life service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday for Omak City Council member Dino DeCesari, who died Saturday at Mid-Valley Hospital.
Chris Thew hired as Chronicle managing editor and will oversee newsroom operations.
The store not only built beds for Korean War veteran Martin Silverhall and his dog, it is also feeding fire evacuees.
The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Complex fires has released a video statement reacting his death.
Closed Women, Infant and Children clinics are Grand Coulee, Inchelium, Keller, Nespelem, Omak and Republic.
Confluence Health/Omak Clinic is closed this afternoon and Friday, but Mid-Valley Hospital and Mid-Valley Medical Group are remaining open.
Artwork from local and out-of-town artists will be featured during the 35th annual Omak Western and Native Art Show, which opened today and continues through Sunday at the Courtyard Downtown, 28 N. Main St.
The 82nd Omak Stampede and the 80th World-Famous Suicide Race celebration starts today.
Local artist Smoker Marchand crafts metal sculpture featuring a cross, Suicide Racers and a starter's pistol
The optimal viewing time will be about 3 a.m. Thursday for residents and visitors interested in watching the meteor shower.
Mount Rainier National Park will present "Shadows of the Past: a Living History" four times the evening of Aug. 22 at Longmire.