NRCS North Central Local Working Group to meet

NCW — The North Central Local Working Group of the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service will hold a meeting from 6 to 9 p.m. April 22 in the large upstairs meeting room at the Chelan Fire Department, 232 E. Wapato Ave., Chelan. Local working groups meet at least once a year to discuss natural resource issues, opportunities and priorities in geographical areas across the state. They...
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Elmer T ‘Bud’ Cloven, Jr.

Elmer T “Bud” Cloven, Jr., 86, of East Wenatchee, died Monday, April 1, 2019. Arrangements by Chapel of the Valley, Wenatchee.
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Gary L. Nelson

Gary L. Nelson, 72, of East Wenatchee, died Saturday, March 30, 2019. Arrangements by Chapel of the Valley, Wenatchee.
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Marriage Licenses

Marriage licenses from Chelan and Douglas counties
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Students cross country ski

Since 2015, Mansfield School has had cross country skiing in its physical education curriculum. Art teacher Marie Goulet and retired physical education teacher Paulette Bridgewater teamed up to offer cross country skiing as a winter sports alternative.
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Mansfield couple shares memories of trip

By Adrienne Douke Empire Press Correspondent Ed and Bobbie Huston of Mansfield have fond memories of a special vacation trip they took decades ago. “The camping trip we took with our children and another family was so exciting and fun, the story resonates still — five decades later,” Bobbie Huston said. “So we thought we would share it with our church family.” The Hustons invited...
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Orondo is among locations for Arbor Day distributions

NCW — The annual Greater Wenatchee Arbor Day Celebration will be held at five sites in Chelan and Douglas counties on April 13. Wenatchee tree and shrub distribution will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Walla Walla Point Park. Distribution in outlying areas will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the following locations: Cashmere: Martin’s Market, 130 Titchenal Way Leavenworth: PUD Office, 222...
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported March 29-April 4
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School Meal Menu

Waterville’s menu for April 15-19 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 hot dogs, chili, romaine salad, corn, diced tomatoes, peach cup, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast...
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Faith Lutheran holds Holy Week services

EAST WENATCHEE — Faith Lutheran Church, 171 Eastmont Ave., will be holding several events in the month of April. Holy Week services are as follows: Palm Sunday Divine Service, 9:30 a.m., April 14 Maundy Thursday Service, 7 p.m., April 18 Good Friday/Tenebrae Vespers, 7 p.m., April 19 The Vigil of Easter, 8 p.m., April 20 On April 21, Easter Sunday will begin with Sunrise Services at 6:30 a.m....
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