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Get Lit gets a New Name “Okanogan Farm Lights Festival”

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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. … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Business Credit for Hiring Unemployed Veterans

Beginning October 1, 2016, businesses that hire unemployed veterans for positions in Washington State may qualify for credit against their State business and occupation (B&O) tax or public utility tax (PUT). The credit equals 20 percent of the wages and … Continue reading

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American Pickers is Coming to Okanogan

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Washington this coming September! They plan to film episodes of the hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout the region this summer. AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the … Continue reading

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Employer Luncheon with WorkSource

WorkSource Okanogan, The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and The Economic Alliance would like to invite you to our upcoming Employer Luncheon on Tuesday August 16th from 11:30am – 1:00pm at the Elks Lodge in Omak. Lunch is on us! We’d … Continue reading

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