East Wenatchee councilman appointed

EAST WENATCHEE — Rob Tidd, a project manager for the Corporation for Better Housing, is the newest East Wenatchee City Council member.
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Open house for East Wenatchee’s future roundabout

EAST WENATCHEE — The City of East Wenatchee and RH2 Engineering will host an informational open house Aug. 28 regarding the future roundabout at 3rd Street S.E. and Highline Drive. The event will be held at 5 p.m. in the East Wenatchee City Hall Rotunda. Handouts about the project will be available. City officials are also asking business owners in the area to give input on how the...
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Eastmont Class of ’69 plans reunion

EAST WENATCHEE — The Eastmont High School Class of 1969 50th reunion is planned for Sept. 20-22. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Sept 20 with a no-host gathering at the Riverside Pub & Columbia Valley Brewing. On the morning of Sept 21, a planned golf outing for all skill levels will be at Rock Island Golf Course. Cart drivers are also welcomed. To reserve a spot or for more details contact...
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City seeks civil service commissioner

EAST WENATCHEE — The city has a vacant spot on its Civil Service Commission. The mayor appoints the three commissioners, who ensure treatment of civil-service applicants and employees is consistent with the law. They serve six-year terms, but the term for this vacancy expires at the end of 2022. Commissioners are unpaid but can be reimbursed for expenses. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who...
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Community shredding days planned

EAST WENATCHEE — Douglas County Solid Waste will host two community shredding events on Sept. 14. In East Wenatchee, the event will take place from 9 a.m. to noon at 19 McElmurry Lane in East Wenatchee. There will also be a shredding event from 1 to 3 p.m. in Waterville at the Recycle Center, 720 N. Chelan Ave. Local residents are encouraged to bring all their papers and documents to be...
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Brews and Blues event Aug. 22

EAST WENATCHEE — Are you ready for some good tunes, good food and a chance to help a good cause? Numerica Credit Union will host its Brews & Blues event from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 22 at its East Wenatchee Branch, 477 Grant Road. The evening will feature music from The 509’s, brews from 509 Bierwerks and food from Mike’s Meats and Seafood. The event is free but donations will be accepted...
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Free disposal day planned for October

EAST WENATCHEE — Waste Management and Douglas County are teaming up to offer a free disposal day this fall. Douglas County residents living outside any city limits who are interested in participating in the event from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 5 should go to the county’s Public Services Building at 140 19th St. N.W. during business hours to sign up and receive a ticket. Identification and a...
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Eastmont Parks, Bike Alliance planning pump track

EAST WENATCHEE — The Eastmont Metropolitan Park District and the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance have initiated plans to install a pump track at Eastmont Community Park, according to an Aug. 2 news release. Pump tracks are designed to allow riders of all ages and skill levels to travel through a course without pedaling. Skateboards, roller blades or skates, scooters and bikes will be able to...
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Community shred day planned in September

EAST WENATCHEE — Douglas County Solid Waste will host a community shredding event Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 19 McElmurry Lane in East Wenatchee. Local residents are encouraged to bring all their papers and documents to be destroyed. Acceptable items include white and colored paper, envelopes, unwanted mail, insurance policies, sticky notes, tax records, cancelled checks, payroll records...
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Pictorial Past | Promenaders to celebrate

One of the Wenatchee area's oldest square dance organizations, The Appleland Promenaders, celebrates its 21st anniversary on Dec. 13, 1969 with a dance and party at the Barn in East Wenatchee.
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