Mansfield farmers finish harvest

Wheat harvest has ended for farmers in Douglas County and while the hard part may be over, there is still more work to do. Wheat farming goes back several generations for some Mansfield area families.
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Town Council | Waterville street problems to be addressed before winter

Waterville residents will soon be seeing road equipment working on a number of streets and intersections around town.
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Waterville Community Fund has long history of benefiting Waterville

Waterville depends on community organizations that run a range of projects which benefit community members of all ages. Whether these projects are organized through the school, churches, the town or community groups or clubs, many receive funding from the Waterville Community Fund.
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4-H group ready for the fair

The fairgrounds in Waterville was a busy place on Aug. 13 as youth and adults gathered to prepare for the NCW Fair which opens today through Sunday.
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Mansfield kids get ready for NCW Fair

Mansfield 4-H and FFA members are primping, preening and making sure their livestock get an extra helping of food as they prepare to show their animals at the North Central Washington Fair Aug. 23-26.
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Reid family wins Yard of the Month

The Waterville Tree Board has chosen the yard of Ben and Wendy Reid on the west side of North Jackson Street as the July Yard of the Month.
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Library program on sounds

Heather Inczauskis, from the North Central Regional Library system, visited the Waterville Library on Aug. 16 and delighted children and adults with the "Science of Sound."
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported Aug. 6-15
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Our Past | 1996: Waterville graduate plays baseball in Holland

Selected by Karen Larsen The following are excerpts of an article by Jim Rogers published in the Aug. 22, 1996 edition of the Douglas County Empire Press that tells of Kevin Daling’s baseball playing tour in Holland.   Daling pitches for U.S. team in Holland By Jim Rogers Kevin Daling, 1995 graduate of Waterville High School and pitcher for the Spokane Falls Community College baseball...
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Fairgrounds are prepared

Groups and individuals turned out Aug. 4 for Beautification Day to help prepare the NCW fairgrounds for the upcoming fair.
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