News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press 100 years ago — 1917 *  Mr. and Mrs. Emory Potter of Rock Island are receiving congratulations today upon the birth of a son. *  A.L. Maltbie of Waterville is in Wenatchee today. *  A delegation from Waterville attended the Eastern Washington Highway Association meeting yesterday in Spokane. They were A.L....
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Our Pictorial Past | GOP Leadership

Roy Westerdahl of Bridgeport, left, new chairman of the Douglas County Republican Central Committee, confers with outgoing chairman Bob Barr of East Wenatchee in December 1976.
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press 100 years ago — 1917 *  Dr. S.B. Nelson, head of the department of veterinary science at Washington State College, will be in Douglas County Feb. 12-21 and will talk on “Common Diseases of Farm Animals.” Nelson is the best authority in the Northwest on the diseases and care of farm animals. *  The Globe...
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Our Pictorial Past | Solid River

Scenes like this on the Columbia River were quite common before Grand Coulee Dam with its large reservoir of heat-holding water was built.
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press 100 years ago — 1917 *  During the last few days, two large real estate deals have been made near Waterville. Frank Gritach sold his ranch of 560 acres four miles north of town to Elliott Clark for $42,000. Dave Richards sold 320 acres two miles west of town to Ihn Dahling for $27,000. *  The entire Democratic...
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Our Pictorial Past | Observatory tour

The annual convention of the Northwest Regional Astronomical League is held July 15-16, 1967 in Wenatchee.
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News From Our Past

Douglas County news from 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago
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Our Pictorial Past | Meteorite back home

The Big Bend’s own meteorite has returned home.
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News From Our Past

News from 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago
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Our Pictorial Past: Bridgeport Chamber leaders

Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce officers for 1958 are ready to promote the town.
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