Swim team hosts WRAC

Waterville’s H2O swim team hosted its first swim meet of the season on July 11 against the Wenatchee Racquet & Athletic Club. This was the fourth meet that the team has participated in this summer.
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Our Past | 1969: New Waterville school building almost completed

This article, from the July 17, 1969 edition of the Waterville Empire-Press, tells of progress on the construction of Waterville’s school building.
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Waterville Days this weekend

Waterville Days, sponsored and organized by the Waterville Main Street Association, will be held July 12-13. There is lots of fun planned with the annual spaghetti feed, music, vendors, car and quilt shows, kids activities and everyone's favorite parade.
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Parkway Pileup a success

Approximately 130 cars lined both sides of the street for a two block radius at the intersection of 9th Street and Valley Mall Parkway on June 29, as residents and visitors celebrated East Wenatchee’s 6th annual Eastside Parkway PileUp Cruise-in Car Show.
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Town council | Street work update

During the July 1 Waterville Town Council meeting, council members had an update of the the Walnut Street Reconstruction Project. Work is moving forward as planned and Walnut Street has been resourced and the new sidewalk is in.
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Our Past | 1941: Birthday celebration for local homesteader

This article from the July 19, 1941 edition of the Waterville Empire-Press tells of a community birthday party for a 75-year-old man who had come to Mold — a community in eastern Douglas County — to homestead when he was young.
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents from June 19-24
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Mayoral candidates address issues

Candidates seeking to become the next mayor of Waterville addressed issues and presented their plans for the town during a forum on June 28 that drew a substantial crowd of residents.
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Blood drive brings in 30 units

The June 20 Waterville Blood Drive took in 30 units of blood. Blood drive coordinator Ann Lewis said that the number of units collected was above the Waterville average of 25 and exceeded the goal that the Red Cross had set for the drive.
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New season for H2O swim team

The season has began for Waterville's H20 swim team. Third year head coach Samantha Fletcher is very excited for this year’s team. With a total of 43 swimmers Fletcher said, “This is a good turnout of students for our size of town."
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