Main Street | New Attique owner

Michelle Mires is the new owner of Auntie Bling’s Attique. The business, built by Marie Harding over the past few years, sells fashion clothing, jewelry and consignment items.
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Evening Farmers Market opens June 15

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market opens on Thursday evenings from 3 to 7 p.m. beginning June 15 at Pybus Market. The market is also open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the west parking lot. A wide selection of locally grown fruits, vegetables and flowers are offered in addition to one-of-a-kind artisan goods. For more information, go to pybuspublicmarket.org or...
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Foster Creek board meets

WATERVILLE — The Foster Creek Conservation District will hold a board meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 14 at St. Andrews Grange Hall in St. Andrews. For more information, contact Jon Merz, district manager, at 888-6372.
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Markets

Provided by USDA Market News Apples YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2016 SEASON (June 1) — Demand good. Market Granny Smith slightly higher, others about steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 64s $11-13.90, mostly $11-13; 72s $10-13.90, mostly $10-13; 80s $11-13.90, mostly $11.90-13.90; 88s $11-14.90, mostly $12-14; 100s $13-15.90, mostly $13-15; 113s...
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Documentary talks about potatoes

MOSES LAKE — A recently released documentary will highlight how potatoes came to be one of Washington’s most important crops thanks to the efforts of early pioneers. “The Gamble: The Potato in Washington State” will air at 6 a.m. June 3 on KSPS, Spokane’s Public Television station. The program explores the personal stories of farm families and their heritage. Through their...
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Lind Field Day focuses on falling numbers, wheat, peas

LIND — Farmers throughout the area can find solutions to issues regarding low falling numbers in alpha amylase enzyme measurements, perennial wheat, pea varieties and more at the annual Lind Field Day on June 15 at the Washington State University Dryland Research Station. The Lind Dryland Research Station is located at 781 E. Experiment Station Road. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the...
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Markets

Provided by USDA Market News Apples YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2016 SEASON (May 25) — Demand good. Market steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 64s and 72s $11-13.90, mostly $11-13; 72s $10.90-13.90, mostly $10.90-13; 80s $11-13.90, mostly $11.90-13.90; 88s $11-14.90, mostly $12-14; 100s $13-15.90, mostly $13-15; 113s $13-15.90, mostly $13-14; 125s...
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Small businesses cheer House plan to change B&O taxes

OLYMPIA — As budget negotiations continue in Olympia, small business owners are supporting House Democrats' plan to restructure the business and occupation tax.
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Farmers market hosts cooking demos

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market will present a cooking demonstration with Ruth Leslie from 10 a.m. to noon May 27 in the commercial kitchen at Pybus Market. Leslie will share a traditional recipe and an allergen-free recipe using ingredients from the market. Cooking demonstrations will continue to be held on the last Saturday of every month from May through October. For more...
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Markets

Provided by USDA Market News   Apples YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT WASHINGTON 2016 SEASON (May 18) — Demand good. Market steady. Cartons tray pack Washington Extra Fancy Red Delicious 64s-72s $11-13.90, mostly $11-13; 72s $10.90-13.90, mostly $10.90-13; 80s $11-13.90, mostly $11.90-13.90; 88s $11-14.90, mostly $12-14; 100s $13-15.90, mostly $13-15; 113s $13-15.90, mostly $13-14;...
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