School Levy

Please vote in this year’s School Levy, February 14, 2016.  The levy did not pass last year, and the school board has made some important changes to the levy to address concerns of those who were not in favor.  This year’s levy will address important needs of the school, which is one of the main reasons people move to our little town, so please show your support!!  More Information.

Okanogan’s Get Lit gets a new name

Okanogan Valley Pharmacy is teaming up with the Chamber of Commerce to find a new name for our annual winter celebration. Please Email your entries to info@okchamber.com or submit your entry in person at this year’s Get Lit Celebration. Don’t forget to think about including our annual Tractor Parade as well.

$50 cash prize for the person whose name gets chosen so don’t be afraid to throw something out there!

contest

  • Community Provider and Employer Forum/Brown Bag Lunch Hello Community Partners and Employers! WorkSource and Wenatchee Valley College would like to invite you to a Community Provider and Employer Forum/Brown Bag Lunch on Thurs. Jan 19th from Noon – 2:00PM at the Okanogan PUD: 1331 2nd Ave N. Okanogan WA. Our goal is to discuss employer and job seeker needs in Okanogan County and develop ...
  • School Levy This past April, the school board voted to place before Okanogan patrons a bond levy proposal to address needs identified by three former facility committees over a period of 3 years. The bond levy proposal did not pass. The school board then held two public workshops and one community survey to answer two questions: “Why ...
  • Just a few days left to place your orders for Winter Garland The Okanogan Chamber of Commerce puts on three big events every year as well as countless other events and programs that make downtown Okanogan a fun and vibrant town. We can’t continue to offer these great services without the support of our community and what better way to support the Okanogan Chamber of Commerce than ...
  • Taste of Three Valleys The Loup Loup Ski Foundations’ annual auction fundraiser will be Saturday, October 15th, 2016 at the Okanogan County Fairgrounds Agriplex. Tickets are $50 per person or $400 for a corporate table. The adult-only event includes dinner, silent and live auctions, and music by Laura Love and the Family Dog. Twelve local restaurants will be ...
  • The Dawg House On the Ave has changed owners and will soon be re-named The Dawg House. The new owners are focusing on cafe style breakfast and lunch with biscuits and gravy for breakfast and soup and sandwich lunch. I tried their turkey sandwich, coleslaw, and potato bacon soup and was happy to see lots of ...
  • Kayak Flash Mob Was a Success Nearly 40 people gathered on September 18th, 2016 to float the Okanogan River. The Okanogan River is a previously underutilized recreational asset, but locals are starting to see the potential and are working to develop this asset for the town of Okanogan and beyond. With durable river access and additional signage, floating the ...