Community

County-wide 4-H Achievement Awards

OKANOGAN – The Okanogan Grange was filled to capacity on Sunday, Nov. 19 for the annual, county wide, 4-H Achievement Recognition Awards Banquet. 4-H Members were presented their earned year pins for completing the 2016/2017 4-H year.

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Oroville Housing Authority offers Winter Emergency Camp

OROVILLE – The Oroville Housing Authority recently opened the Oroville Winter Emergency Camp to provide temporary housing for a small fee to those who need housing during the winter months.

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Winterfest happens this weekend

TONASKET – The Tonasket Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the annual Winterfest with a few changes to the schedule this year.

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Oroville Christmas Tree Lighting

OROVILLE – The Oroville Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Oroville Christmas Tree Lighting this Saturday, Dec. 2 starting at 5:30 p.m. at Centennial Park.

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Editorial Gary Mug

A chance to share Thanksgiving

Each year we are asked to share what we are grateful for as we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner with family and friends. I know I am grateful for so very much — family that cares about me and I care about, good friends, a fulfilling job, a warm home, a roof over my head and enough to eat.

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Students collect over 2,000 pounds of food

TONASKET – Tonasket Elementary students broke their school record in the annual food drive, gathering 2,219.6 pounds of food last week.

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CCC upgrades to wheelchair-accessible

TONASKET – Generous donations by the community have enabled Tonasket’s Community Cultural Center to become wheel-chair accessible with the pouring of a concrete slab that angles in to the front door.

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Karen Frisbie/submitted photo Oroville Reman & Reload is the winner of this year

SlideShow: Oroville Chamber Halloween Costume Contest

The votes are in and Oroville Reman and Reload is the winner of this year’s Oroville Chamber of Commerce Business Costume Contest. See the full slideshow of participants here.

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Tonasket holds 44th annual Okanogan Family Faire

TONASKET – The Okanogan Highlands were alive with laughter and music over the weekend when folks from near and far made their way up Cayuse Mountain Road to the 44th annual Okanogan Family Faire, otherwise known as the Barter Faire.

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Veterans photos needed for iMovie

The Tonasket High School ASB will be hosting a Veterans Day Assembly Tuesday, Nov. 7 in the high school commons from 9:20 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.

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