Museum offers geology tour

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will sponsor a Lake Wenatchee Geology Tour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 14. This tour will examine everything from the local bedrock to the fluvial (stream) processes at work on the Icicle and Wenatchee rivers, to the glacial features from both the Icicle Creek and Lake Wenatchee Glaciers. It will provide an opportunity to view the...
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AppleSox autograph party at Pybus

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee AppleSox will visit Pybus Market from noon to 1 p.m. July 18. The public is welcome to come meet the players as the team holds its annual poster signing and autograph party. For more information, call the AppleSox office at 665-6900.
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Swimmers face Cashmere July 5

The Waterville H2O swim team hosted Cashmere for a meet on July 5. The visiting swimmers won the meet.
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Swim team hosts Leavenworth

The Waterville H2O swim team hosted Leavenworth for a meet on June 28. The Leavenworth swimmers won the meet 1045-335.
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River Run on the Fourth

WENATCHEE — Celebrate the Independence Day holiday and the great outdoors with the eighth annual River Run on the Fourth. The timed event will begin at 8 a.m. and will start and end at Pybus Market. The two courses — 5K and 10K — are on the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail. Walkers are also encouraged to participate. Awards will be given. Packet pickup will be from 4 to 6 p.m. July 3,...
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Swimming pool has a successful opening day

The afternoon of June 18 was pleasantly warm for the first open swim of the season at the Waterville Pool.
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Celebration of aviation

  Local residents and visitors enjoyed the fun festivities of Pangborn Memorial Airport’s 2018 Aviation Day on June 16. Here are some scenes from throughout the day.   A 1929 Pietenpol plane is in the process of being built. It was on display during Aviation Day. (Empire Press photo/Darlene Paterson) Kids are involved in bui
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Jameson Lake Resort holds Father’s Day Fishing Derby

Jameson Lake Resort hosted a Father's Day weekend of activities with a fishing derby June 16 and a pancake breakfast the following morning.
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Amateur radio operators to host Field Day

EAST WENATCHEE — The Apple City Amateur Radio Club will hold its annual Field Day June 23-24 at Kenroy Park, 700 N. James Ave., East Wenatchee. Field Day is an on-the-air event where more than 40,000 amateur radio operators throughout North America set up temporary transmitting stations in public locations to demonstrate amateur radio’s science, skill and service to communities and the...
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Fundraising run/walk celebrates the solstice

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee’s first-ever Solstice Run will be held at 6 p.m. June 21 at Pybus Public Market. The 5K course will begin and end outside Pybus. Runners and walkers will travel by Badger Mountain Brewery, Columbia Valley Brewery and Wenatchee Valley Brewery where they will receive wrist bands. Once back at Pybus, the wrist bands will gain participants entry to a post-race party in the...
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