Waterville girl attends Girls State

Cithlali Chavez is a Waterville High School senior. This June she had the chance to attend Evergreen Girls State at the Central Washington University campus in Ellensburg.
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Free lunch program for students

Free lunches are being provided to Waterville students each Friday during the school year from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Waterville Federated Church.
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Our Past | 1963: Free penicillin to combat rheumatic fever

When penicillin first began to be used experimentally in the early 1940s its effects seemed nothing short of miraculous.
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On Main Street | Highway 2 Brew

Sid and Margaret Viebrock's Highway 2 Brew has been holding down its corner of Waterville for 15 years. It gives local people a place to buy their coffee, and many commuters come to rely on it.
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Winners chosen for writing contest

Two winners have been chosen for the Waterville Players skit and play writing contest held this summer. They are Maiya Lester and Gloria Bond.
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported from Sept. 20-27
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NCW Fair ends season in good financial shape

The NCW Fair Board received news at its Sept. 13 meeting that the fair is currently $42,290 in the black. The fair still has outstanding bills, premium points, matching obligations for construction projects and payroll for the rest of the year to cover with this money.
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Town receives a clean audit report for 2017

The Town of Waterville has passed through its 2017 full financial without any issues reported. An accountability audit covering the years of 2015-2017 was still underway as of the Sept. 17 Waterville Town Council meeting.
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported from Sept. 13-18
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Our Past | 1982: Exchange students provide chance for intercultural interaction

The following excerpts were taken from an editorial printed in the Sept. 30, 1982 edition of the Waterville Empire Press.
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