Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the fourth in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The fourth interview is with Leo Irmer.
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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the third in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The third interview is with Myrna (Viebrock) Regan.
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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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Mansfield Museum board plans ahead

Mansfield Museum board members met Feb. 27 to review museum operations and plan ahead on projects for the year.
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Local author publishes new books

Whether landscaping a lawn, decorating a cake, or writing a book, Donielle Ingersoll portrays his artistic flair in everything he does.
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Grace House offers healing, hope

Grace House, a transitional home for women and children located in East Wenatchee, lives up to its name as a place of healing and hope.
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Waterville native Smith passes

A pair of Waterville-raised twins, Florence (Willms) Smith and Esther (Willms) Gallaher, enjoyed an almost 100-year lifespan together.
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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the second in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The second interview is with Merle Jacobsen.
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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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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the first in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The first interview is with Irene Viebrock.
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