Lake Chelan Arts Council announces new Visual Arts Scholarship

CHELAN — The Lake Chelan Arts Council is offering two $1,000 Visual Arts Scholarships to graduating seniors in the Lake Chelan Valley. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 grade-point average, plans to continue their education in the visual arts and have applied to an accredited school of higher education. Visual arts for this scholarship are defined as painting (various media), drawing,...
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Chelan golf club seeks members for 2019 season

CHELAN — The Lake Chelan Senior Men’s Golf Club is seeking golfers of all skill levels age 55 and over to play on Wednesdays at the Lake Chelan Golf Course between April and October. The club will assist new golfers to establish and maintain official regulation handicaps, and club members hold competitions each Wednesday that are designed to allow members to compete for prizes. Twice-a-year...
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Staff attend mental health workshop

Waterville School staff members had the chance to become better equipped in addressing student mental health concerns during an all-day Youth Mental Health First Aid workshop held at the school on Jan. 25.
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Land Trust secures nature preserve in Douglas County

WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust recently acquired 1,396 acres in northern Douglas County for the purpose of conserving shrub-steppe and wetland habitats. Spiva Butte Nature Preserve is home to several sensitive species of plants, wildlife and birds. Most notably, the preserve provides critical habitat for one of the last two viable sage-grouse populations remaining in the state, and...
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported Jan. 25-31
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St. Joseph’s Bake Sale to be held Feb. 13

Altar Society members at St. Joseph’s Church in Waterville are going to be holding a bake sale at noon on Feb. 13.
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Time to start thinking about the garden

WATERVILLE — Waterville Community Garden members will be holding a garden planning party at Waterville Library from 10 a.m. to noon on Feb. 16. Topics will include planting dates, seed start techniques and favorite varieties for the Waterville Plateau climate. All are welcome to bring extra plant catalogues and seeds to share. Gardening books will be available to check out from the library...
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School Meal Menu

Waterville’s menu for Feb. 11-14 Monday: Breakfast will be breakfast sandwich, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be nachos with meat, refried beans, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, banana, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast will be sausage, biscuit and gravy, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be toasted ham and cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, pears,...
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Shockers celebrate at Mansfield

The Shockers helped celebrate Mansfield's homecoming on Jan. 26 against the Oroville Hornets on the Mansfield home court. The Shocker girls dominated the Hornets, 65-14, to grab another victory. 
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Shockers travel to Tonasket

Waterville-Mansfield faced the Tonasket Tigers in an away game on Jan. 25. The boys junior varsity and varsity teams, and the girls junior varsity lost to the Tigers but the girls varsity won.
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