Honor Rolls from Area Schools

Honor rolls in the Empire Press circulation area as submitted by the schools.   Brewster Junior/Senior High School The following students earned a 4.0 grade-point average: Seniors: Angie Vazquez, Victoria Rios Juniors: Maret Miller, Zulema Sotelo Sophomores: Elizabeth Stam, Jose Villanueva-Flores Freshmen: Samantha Emigh, Karina Martinez Eighth grade: Cade Gebbers Seventh grade: Gabriela...
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Brewster Boys & Girls Club receives $5,500 donation

BREWSTER — The Boys & Girls Club of Brewster received a $5,500 donation from the National Association of Professional Mortgage Women of Wenatchee Valley during the association’s annual luncheon Jan. 10 at the Town Toyota Center. The Brewster club, operated by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County, is located at Columbia Cove Recreation Center, 601 W. Cliff Ave. Boys &...
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Shockers lose to strong Brewster teams

The Waterville/Mansfield Shocker girls and boys basketball teams made their first road trip of the season to Brewster Dec. 3.
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Noted graphic novelist and literary ambassador coming to NCW

NCW — North Central Regional Library is hosting award-winning graphic novelist and literary ambassador Gene Luen Yang for three days in North Central Washington in November. Yang will visit with students at high schools in Wenatchee, East Wenatchee, Quincy, Moses Lake, Brewster and Omak from Nov. 7-9 and will headline a free public event at the Wenatchee Convention Center Nov. 8. The author of...
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Recording artist raising funds for wildfire recovery

BREWSTER — Brewster-based singer/songwriter Brittany Jean will appear in a series of concerts in November and December to raise funds for Okanogan County Long Term Fire Recovery Group efforts. Brittany Jean wrote “Wildfire” about the night her hometown was evacuated in advance of the largest wildfire in state history. She donated use of the song to the video the Carlton Complex Long Term...
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More blood drive opportunities in October

WENATCHEE — The American Red Cross will hold various blood drives this month. Donor opportunities include: Oct. 17: 2 to 7 p.m., Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 1315 8th St. N.E., East Wenatchee Oct. 18: 12:30 to 5:30 p.m., Wenatchee Community Center, 504 S. Chelan Ave. Oct. 19: 12:30 to 6 p.m., North Shore Bible Church, 123 Wapato Point Parkway, Manson Oct. 20: 1 to 6 p.m., Brewster Boys &...
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30 years for veterinary clinic

Brewster Veterinary Clinic celebrated 30 years of animal care service to Brewster and surrounding areas Sept. 23.
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Comment on Brewster’s updated shoreline plan

BREWSTER — A comprehensive update to regulations designed to preserve and protect shorelines within the city of Brewster is open for comment through the Washington Department of Ecology. First adopted in 1991, the city has worked to completely update its shoreline master program to align with new state rules and current shoreline conditions. The proposed shoreline program will guide...
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Fundraiser for Brewster Boys & Girls Club

BREWSTER — The Brewster Boys & Girls Club will host its first annual fundraising golf and dinner/auction event on Sept. 19 at Gamble Sands, 200 Sands Trail Road in Brewster. The 4-person, 18-hole shotgun start scramble starts at noon with check-in at 10 a.m. Cost for a foursome is $700, which includes carts and lunch. Sponsorship packages are available. Doors open for the dinner and live...
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News of college students from the Empire Press coverage area
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