Catching the perfect bird shot

Budding photographers had the chance to learn more about taking good pictures at a workshop held at Waterville Library Jan. 25. The workshop was instructed by local resident and photographer Larry McKinnon.
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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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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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Douglas County Cemetery District seeking commissioner

WATERVILLE — Douglas County Cemetery District 2 is looking to fill a position on its board of commissioners. To be eligible, a candidate must be at least 18 years of age and a registered voter residing within the cemetery district. For information on the district boundaries, call the Douglas County Elections Department at 888-6403. Commissioners meet once a month. The positions are...
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Hotchkiss to retire March 31

Judge John Hotchkiss will be retiring March 31 after 20 years serving as judge of Douglas County Superior Court.
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Crab feed tickets go on sale Feb. 4

The annual Friends of the NCW Fair Crab and Prime Rib Dinner and Auction will be held this year on March 9 at the NCW Fair Community Hall.
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