30th year for tree/shrub sale

The the annual South Douglas Conservation District tree and shrub sale was held April 6. The sale, organized by district Coordinator Carol Cowling and run with the help of volunteers, was in its 30th year.
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Huber takes seat on the bench

Brian C. Huber was sworn into office as Douglas County Superior Court judge in a ceremony on March 29. “I’ve always thought this position in Douglas County was the perfect position for me,” Huber said in an April 9 interview.
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St. Joseph’s bake sale on April 19

The St. Joseph’s Church Altar Society will be holding a bake sale at 10 a.m. on April 19. The sale will continue while supplies last, which is usually about noon.
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Waterville Library to host Sip and Paint April 30

Waterville Library will be hosting a Sip and Paint event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on April 30.
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Tree board observes Arbor Day

Dale Loebsack, a Waterville Tree Board member, plants an eastern white pine at his home on March 31 in observance of Arbor Day. Other tree board members were also present.
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Our Past | 1985: Waterville school news

This article from the April 18, 1985 edition of the Waterville Empire Press was written by a Waterville High School student of the time, Celia Sperline. It introduces some of the happenings around the school.
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Davies joins Waterville council

The April 1 Waterville Town Council meeting began with a swearing-in ceremony for Michael Davies. Davies was appointed to serve in Position 1 until the Nov. 5 general election. The position was previously held by Jenna Dixon, who resigned in February.
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Waterville hosts Leadership Day

Waterville School hosted its annual District Leadership and Learning Day on March 28. The event was well-attended by students, staff, families, friends and the community. This year’s theme was “Above and Beyond.”
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Easter egg hunt will be April 20 in Pioneer Park

 Waterville’s annual Easter egg hunt, sponsored by North Cascades Bank, will be held at 10 a.m. on April 20 in Pioneer Park.
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Problems at Orondo substation cause April 2 outage

About 1,200 Douglas County PUD customers on the Waterville Plateau were without power for most of the morning on April 2.
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