Main Street group hosts meet

The Waterville Main Street Association on March 14 hosted an evening of celebrating its accomplishments in 2016 and a time of sharing goals for this year.
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DECA students compete in Bellevue

Three students from Waterville High School competed in the State Career Development Conference for DECA March 2-4 in Bellevue.
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‘Ghost Bears’ presented at Waterville Library

By Suzanne Robinson Empire Press Correspondent The Waterville Library hosted wildlife ecologist Dr. William L. Gaines on March 7 with a program on grizzly bears. Gaines grew up in Methow Valley and graduated from Liberty Bell High School, where he learned to appreciate the outdoors and the beauty of the mountains and valleys. He attended the University of Washington and received a doctor of...
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Pancake feast at St. Joseph Church

The Altar Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waterville hosted its 32nd annual pancake supper in Waterville Feb. 28.
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Get to know Waterville’s teachers: Austin Hinderer

Austin Hinderer is new to the staff at Waterville schools, teaching English and math in the special education (SPED) program.
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Cultural awareness event in Waterville planned for March 25

The Waterville Drug Free Coalition and the B.A.D.D. (Breaking Addictive and Destructive Decisions) Club will host a Cultural Night at 5:30 p.m. March 25 at the NCW Fairgrounds.
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Fair fundraiser coming up

The 19th annual Friends of the NCW Fair Crab and Prime Rib Feed and Auction will be held March 11 at the NCW Fair Community Hall.
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Get to know Waterville’s teachers: Cody Brunner

This is another in a series of interviews with Waterville teachers.
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Ali Mires spends a semester in Australia

Ali Mires of Waterville arrived in Melbourne, Australia, Jan. 9 after spending four days in Hawaii. She is staying with her aunt Sandy Bell for a six-month period and attending Methodist Ladies’ College.
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Seth Normington testifies for Main Street Program changes

Seth Normington, pastor of Waterville’s Federated Church, traveled to Olympia Jan. 24-26 as a representative for Waterville Main Street Association to testify to the bill before the Washington State Legislature that would make changes in Washington’s Main Street Program.
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