Game night to be held for the Orondo community

Orondo Town Hall is sponsoring a community game night at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at Orondo Elementary School.
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Hospital district, local school district levies on Feb. 13 ballot

A levy for Douglas County Hospital District 2 and levies for Orondo, Palisades and Waterville school districts will go before voters Feb. 13. Ballots for the special election will be mailed out on Jan. 26.
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Three from NCW named to AgForestry Leadership Program

NCW — Three emerging leaders in North Central Washington’s agriculture and natural resources have been named to the 2018 Leadership Class 40 of the AgForestry Leadership Program. The trio includes Melanie Kreimes, executive director of the Upper Columbia Salmon Recovery Board, Wenatchee; Adam Poush, site director for the Northwest Learning & Achievement Group, Orondo; and Brady Stover,...
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Orondo welcomes Santa

Community spirit was alive and well in Orondo on Dec. 9 when about 80 area residents gathered at the Douglas County Fire District 4 station for the fire district's annual Santa open house.
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Christmas Eve services in Orondo

ORONDO — The Orondo Community Church will host two services on Christmas Eve. The church’s regular morning worship service will be held at 10:15 a.m. and will feature a special Christmas program. A special Christmas Eve service with caroling will then be held at 5 p.m. Both services are open to the public. The church is located at 13966 Highway 2 in Orondo. For more information,...
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Fire District Commission announces meetings

ORONDO — The Douglas County Fire District 4 Commission has announced its schedule of meetings for 2018. The commission meets the third Wednesday of each month at Fire Station 1 located at 13996 Highway 2 in Orondo. All meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. and are open to the public. Meeting dates are Jan. 17, Feb. 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, Aug. 15, Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21...
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Orondo holds fourth town hall

Residents met for another town hall at Orondo School on Nov. 1. The purpose of the evening was to explore community opportunities and challenges.
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Allegiance Trio at Orondo

Allegiance Trio, a Christian music group from Nashville, Tenn., presented a concert Oct. 14 at Orondo Community Church, the group's only stop in the state.
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Christian group will appear in Orondo

ORONDO — The Allegiance Trio, a Christian music group from Nashville, will appear at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Orondo Community Church, 13966 Highway 2. The a cappella group, with roots deep in the church, performs with “humor and heart” for an uplifting message of hope. The event is free. A special offering will be taken. For more information, call (509) 670-4186, or...
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Waterville Lions Club sponsors health screening visits

The Northwest Lions Foundation Health Screening Unit visited Waterville and Orondo schools on Sept. 25, providing hearing and vision evaluations for students. The visits were sponsored by the Waterville Lions Club.
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