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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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported April 5-10
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Shockers win over Bridgeport

The Waterville/Mansfield Shockers hit the road April 9 to face the Bridgeport Mustangs and Fillies in CW2BL play. The Shocker boys blanked the Mustangs 16-0 in five innings. The Shocker girls defeated the Fillies 12-1.
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Lance Tigner performs at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Lance Tigner will perform for the next Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. April 19 at Pybus Market. Tigner, originally from Wenatchee, is a well-traveled guitarist/vocalist who has played professionally as a front man in many bands His eclectic solo performances include songs from “Gershwin to Bruno Mars, Beatles to Johnny Cash,” along with many original...
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Nonprofit to host Earth Day fair April 20

WENATCHEE — Sustainable Wenatchee, an environmental nonprofit organization, will host the second annual Earth Day Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 20 in the LocalTel Event Center at Pybus Market. The fair will feature educational booths and activities from a variety of local organizations, and will include activities for kids with Joyful Scholars Montessori and TEAMS Learning...
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Documentary explores Apple Blossom history

WENATCHEE — The Apple Blossom Festival is celebrating its 100th Anniversary this year and has produced a documentary film, presented by Stemilt Growers, as way to honor this milestone. The premiere showing will be held at 7 p.m. April 20 at the Numerica Performing Arts Center. The documentary follows the 2018 Apple Blossom royalty selection process as well as the events of 2018 festival. It...
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