Cooperation is key to ‘Thinking Like a Community’

Most of us who live in North Central Washington came from someplace else. Except for tribal members whose roots go back hundreds of years, the rest of us either came from families who immigrated from other states and countries or we came here on our own. 
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Commentary | IRIS Success Summit celebrates many area community successes

Quincy was the center of attention Nov. 15 for at least 140 energized, community-minded people from around the region as they gathered at Quincy Junior High School for the 7th annual NCW Community Success Summit.
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‘Seeding Success’: Cross-generational and multi-cultural relationships

Provided image/Oscar Romero   This is the seventh of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15. This year’s event, “Seeding Success, Growing ONE Community,” will celebrate stories about our environment, community, and economy that are...
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‘Seeding Success’: Cross-generational and multi-cultural relationships

This is the sixth of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15. This year’s event, “Seeding Success, Growing ONE Community,” will celebrate stories about our environment, community, and economy that are helping to connect and strengthen our region. Each story will focus on one of seven different themes IRIS is using to highlight successes. For more information about the summit, to register, sample more stories and submit a story, visit www.irisncw.org.
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‘Seeding Success’: Increasing health and connectivity of our lands and waters

This is the fifth of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15. This year’s event, “Seeding Success, Growing ONE Community,” will celebrate stories about our environment, community, and economy that are helping to connect and strengthen our...
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‘Seeding Success’: Fostering healthy businesses, increasing access

This is the fourth of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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‘Seeding Success’: Increasing access, and a lifelong process of learning

This is the third of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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‘Seeding Success’: Cross-generational learning and bridging of cultures

This is the second of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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‘Seeding Success’: Developing a unified vision

This is the first of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15.
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Art show series will celebrate wellness across NCW

What are some of the things you do to take care of your own health? Maybe you make it a priority to spend time exploring outdoors each day, exercising your curiosity and your body.
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