Town council declares a moratorium on cryptocurrency mining

The Waterville Town Council voted unanimously April 16 to institute a one-year moratorium on new cryptocurrency mining operations in town. Operations that were already licensed before April 16 will still be allowed to operate.
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Giving farmers a helping hand

Whether you are a beginning farmer or have been farming for 30 years, it is important to know resources are available to assist you in your farming venture — through education, technical assistance, mediation, or counseling.
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Church hosts family game night at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Looking for a Friday night of fun for your family? Pacific Crest Church will host another family game night at Pybus Market from 7 to 9 p.m. April 27. The evening’s activities will include board games, card games or any other family game you would like to bring from home. It is open to all ages and there is no cost to attend. For more information,...
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Rustique Divas at Pybus Market

WENATCHEE — Waterville’s Rustique Divas Vintage Market returns to Pybus Market on April 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The market will feature over 40 regional vendors selling antiques and collectibles, repurposed goods, furniture, clothing, candles, jewelry and much more. For more information, email rustiquedivas@gmail.com or visit facebook.com/rustique.divas.
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‘Blessing of Bikes’ ceremony April 28

EAST WENATCHEE — The third annual “Blessing of the Bikes” event will be held April 28 at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 1315 8th St. N.E., East Wenatchee. The event is open to all motorcycle groups, individual riders and their families and friends. Riders should assemble in the church parking lot at 9:15 a.m. The non-denominational blessing ceremony, performed by Father Seamus...
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported April 14-19
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Actress performs stories at libraries in May

NCW — Professional actress Michéle LaRue will bring stories from America’s Gilded Age to the Chelan and Waterville libraries. On May 1, LaRue will perform “The Apple Tree” and “A Pair of Silk Stockings” at 7 p.m. at the Chelan Library, 216 N. Emerson St. “The Apple Tree” is a comic celebration of spring and poor housekeeping, written in 1903 by Mary E....
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Wooden trucks give local stamp

There are 6,000 NAPA Auto Parts stores in the U.S., and Waterville Auto Parts is one of these. Yet, Waterville Auto Parts has something very unique that cannot be found in any of the other stores.
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Orondo celebrates spring

Several events brought members of the Orondo community together on April 14, including an Arbor Day celebration and a church yard sale.
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Clean up day in Mansfield

The town of Mansfield and Consolidated Disposal Services Inc. sponsored a community cleanup day for Mansfield residents on April 14.
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