Mansfield farmers finish harvest

Wheat harvest has ended for farmers in Douglas County and while the hard part may be over, there is still more work to do. Wheat farming goes back several generations for some Mansfield area families.
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Applications accepted for Woods Family music, arts grant

WENATCHEE — The Community Foundation of North Central Washington is accepting applications for the Woods Family Music and Arts Grant. This annual grant is available to nonprofit organizations providing music or arts-related services and education in Chelan and Douglas counties, and Okanogan county, excluding the Methow Valley. Up to $5,000 is available for programs in one of the following...
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Church hosts family game fun

WENATCHEE — Looking for some old-fashioned family fun? Pacific Crest Church is hosting another monthly game night at Pybus Market from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 31. The evening’s activities will include a variety of board games and card games. Have a favorite game from home? Bring it along. Family game night is open to all ages and there is no cost to attend. For more information,...
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Linda Marie Poppie

Linda Marie Poppie, 75, of Waterville, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Arrangements are by Waterville Funeral Home.
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School Meal Menu

Waterville’s menu for Sept. 3-6 Monday: Labor Day — No School Tuesday: Breakfast will be sausage, biscuit and gravy, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be toasted ham and cheese sandwich, chicken noodle soup, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, pears, milk. Wednesday: Breakfast will be breakfast pizza, fruit or juice, milk; lunch will be macaroni and cheese, little smokies, romaine salad,...
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Wilma Ann Guffey

Wilma Ann Guffey, 77, of Brewster and formerly of Chelan, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Arrangements are by Barnes Chapel, Brewster.
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Dinners honor nonprofit board members

NCW — The Nonprofit Practices Institute, a partnership between the Community Foundation of NCW and the Icicle Fund, will host two complimentary dinners for volunteer board members of nonprofit charitable organizations Sept. 25-26. The first dinner will be held Sept. 25 at Sleeping Lady Resort in Leavenworth and the second will be held Sept. 26 at Sun Mountain Lodge in Winthrop. Doors open at...
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WRI to host fall banquet, auction

LEAVENWORTH — The Wenatchee River Institute Fall Banquet and Auction will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front St. The Wenatchee River Institute, an outdoor learning center serving the greater Wenatchee Valley and local school districts, is growing their programs providing more opportunities to connect people and communities with the natural...
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National Water Quality Month highlights need for farm bill conservation programs

August is National Water Quality Month and, as we celebrate, lawmakers are negotiating the 2018 farm bill.
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Town Council | Waterville street problems to be addressed before winter

Waterville residents will soon be seeing road equipment working on a number of streets and intersections around town.
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