Series | AgForestry Program

Empire Press Correspondent Darlene Paterson recently interviewed three members of this year’s AgForestry Leadership Program graduating class. This is the first of a three-part series.
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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the sixth in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The sixth interview is with Susan (Hinderer) McCray.
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Sixth-generation Star member

At the March 9 meeting of Harmony Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, members welcomed Ryleigh Meinzer, a sixth-generation member.
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Historical Society holds meeting

The Douglas County Historical Society held its annual luncheon and business meeting March 28 at the Douglas County Historical Museum in Waterville.
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Holy Week and Easter services

Easter Sunday is coming April 16. Here is the schedule of worship for Holy Week, or the week leading up to Easter, for some of our local churches.
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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the fifth in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The fifth interview is with Julie (Streeter) McCall.
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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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