Community

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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County Historical Society annual meeting

OMAK – The 2017 OCHS member/trustee meeting will be held on Saturday, Oct 28 in the Hazel Burnett building on the campus of Wenatchee Valley College, Omak.

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Lions Club looking for new members as they celebrate second century

The Tonasket/Okanogan Valley Lions Club is looking for new members as they enter their second centennial of service. Local club members joined clubs across the world in celebrating the 100th anniversary of Lions Club International.

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SlideShow: Seen at the County Fair, Results:

OKANOGAN – There were 772 exhibitors at this year’s Okanogan County Fair with over 6,000 entries. To see who won what, please click on one of the links below:

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Musical Benefit for Hurricane Harvey planned for Sept. 22

TONASKET – Randy Battle and Linda Pruitt of the Randy Battle Blues Band are holding a benefit concert for people impacted by Hurricane Harvey at the Community Cultural Center (CCC) Friday, Sept. 22. Battle said he did a lot of research, including reaching out to friends in Texas, to find the best place to send [...]

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Woodworker finds marital bliss in a quilt stitch

MOLSON – The Sixth Annual Molson Quilt Show and Sale, held last Saturday at the Molson Grange Hall, featured 64 quilts made over the year by the Highland Stitchers, and eight vendors selling everything from fabric to finished quilts and handmade baskets, cards and books.

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Hot August Nights getting hotter by the year

CHESAW — The Hot August Nights car show has grown from eight cars parked across the street from the Chesaw Tavern, to 85 cars in it’s eighth year. Entries came from as far as Moses Lake, the Tri Cities and Vancouver, Washington.

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