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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In public service, I learn by listening

One thing that I have learned throughout my public service — both during my school board years and in the Legislature — is the importance of being a good listener.
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Washington wheat growers disappointed in farm bill expiration

Absent passage of the 2018 Farm Bill, the Washington Association of Wheat Growers (WAWG) and the Washington Grain Commission (WGC) are urging the Senate and House Agriculture Committees to immediately pass a short-term extension while continuing to work to pass a final bill as quickly as possible.
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Marriage Licenses

Issued in Douglas County Andrew Benjamin Kocher, 37, and Tiffany Ann Lawyer, 34, both of East Wenatchee Freeman Leslie Moore Jr., 60, of Cashmere, and Carrie Frances Carter, 60, of Henderson, Nevada
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WSU conference brings Women in Agriculture together to network, learn and gain inspiration

On Saturday, Oct. 27, the 2018 Women in Agriculture Conference will offer women in Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Montana and Alaska a unique opportunity to gather in 34 different locations for a one-day event featuring knowledgeable speakers, inspiring stories, networking with other producers and practical advice for learning new skills.
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Waterville student receives Microsoft Office Specialist certification

Meredith Mittelstaedt, a sophomore at Waterville High School, was named a certified Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in PowerPoint on Sept. 19.
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Dos Dudes perform at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Dos Dudes will perform at Pybus Market’s Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 12. The fun duo plays bluegrass and country favorites. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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TEAMS Learning Center’s annual carnival is Oct. 13

WENATCHEE — TEAMS Learning Center will host its second annual carnival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 13. The event will take place at the TEAMS Learning Center, 317 First St. All ages are welcome, and the event will feature environmentally friendly vendor booths, story time with “Mother Earth,” L-Bow the Clown, food and games. The event is free to access by the public. Prices may vary by...
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School Meal Menu

Waterville’s menu for Oct. 15-18 Monday: Breakfast will be pancakes, yogurt, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be chicken noodles, whole wheat rolls, red pepper slices, broccoli, cauliflower, pears, milk. Tuesday: Breakfast will be bagels with cream cheese, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be hotdogs, chili, romaine salad, corn, diced tomatoes, peach cup, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast will...
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