Girl Scout members are honored

Five girls from Girl Scout Troop 1326, led by Amber Zones of Waterville, recently celebrated their bridging ceremony which enters them into the next level of Girl Scouts.
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Orondo holds fourth town hall

Residents met for another town hall at Orondo School on Nov. 1. The purpose of the evening was to explore community opportunities and challenges.
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World-renowned pianist Jody Graves returns to Wenatchee for performance

11/1/17: This story has been updated with the time of the performance.   By David Heiling Empire Press Correspondent Wenatchee-raised Jody Graves has done piano performances and speeches around the world. Now a professor at Eastern Washington University, Graves uses her platform to educate, enrich and please audiences from all walks of life. Empire Press Correspondent David Heiling talked...
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Making a Home in Douglas Co.

This is the third in a series of articles about people who have come to Douglas County from places near and far and have thrived here.
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Fire District 2 hosts open house

Hundreds of people came together on Oct. 14 to learn about Fire Prevention Week at the Douglas County Fire District 2 firehouse in East Wenatchee.
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Wings & Wheels Festival fun

Scenes from the 2017 Town Toyota Wings & Wheels Festival held Oct. 5-8 at Eastmont Community Park. All photos by Empire Press Correspondent David...
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Amendola joins Waterville school

The Waterville School District welcomes Gemma Amendola as the new art teacher for grades 3 through 12. Amendola began working at the schools in February as one of the kindergarten teachers.
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Eastmont class keeps friendships

The Eastmont High School Class of 1962 has a lot of shared memories and even glories, including their senior year when the Wildcat football team defeated the Wenatchee Panthers in Wenatchee.
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Team races for Robert Parcells

Twenty-five Waterville residents gave their all in a Spartan race Sept. 17 in Snohomish to raise money and show support for Robert Parcells, who has been battling lymphoma since April.
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Kenners receive Yard of the Month

The yard of Steve and Lani Kenner was awarded Yard of the Month for September by the Waterville Tree Board.
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