Badger Mountain Ski Hill can open with one more snowfall

Badger Mountain Ski Hill is ready for the season with inspections complete. Ski Club President Steve Hickman reports that there is currently about a foot of snow on the slopes, but it is icy out there and another good snowfall is needed in order to open.
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Meet the Mariners at Pybus Market

WENATCHEE — Seattle Mariners players and team officials will visit Pybus Market from 4 to 5:15 p.m. on Jan. 15. Representatives of the team will hold a Q & A session as well as sign autographs. Prizes will be available for giveaway, and the Mariner Moose and members of the Mariners broadcast team will also join the players for photos and to provide entertainment for the kids. The event is...
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State parks offer First Day Hikes

NCW — Washington State Parks will celebrate New Year’s Day with “First Day Hikes” at nearly 40 state parks across the state. The Jan. 1 event coincides with State Parks “Free Day,” when visitors are not required to display a Discover Pass on their vehicles to have park access. In Chelan/Douglas counties, the following special activities are planned for First Day Hikes: Lake Chelan...
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Fun run includes annual toy drive

WENATCHEE — Worx Gym will sponsor a 5K Ugly Christmas Sweater Run/Walk at 10 a.m. Dec. 15 beginning at Pybus Public Market. Participation is free with a $15 cash donation or a new toy of the same value for the Les Schwab Community Toy Drive. Pictures will be available with Santa. For more information, contact Katie High at 663-4965 or 884-4965, or email katieh@yourworkoutrx.com.
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SkiLink service now in operation

WENATCHEE — SkiLink service to the Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort is now in operation. There are seven round trips each day, with the first trip departing from Olds Station at 6:45 a.m. Remaining trips will depart from Columbia Station at 7:05 a.m., 8:25 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 1:05 p.m., 2:25 p.m, and 3:45 p.m. SkiLink will also serve Lincoln Park, about 5 minutes after the...
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Sign up for basketball, dodgeball leagues

EAST WENATCHEE — Registration is now underway for Eastmont Parks & Recreation’s adult basketball and dodgeball leagues. For basketball, men’s competitive and recreational divisions will play mostly Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays. Games will be played at Eastmont Junior High School and Clovis Point Intermediate School. The fee is $500 per team and registration deadline is Dec. 7. There...
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Sportsman Club, Chamber host Ham & Sausage Shoot

The Mansfield Sportsman Club and the Mansfield Chamber teamed up to sponsor its yearly Ham & Sausage Shoot Nov. 10. 
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Mission Ridge Ski Patrol fundraiser on Nov. 16

WENATCHEE — Celebrate the start of the winter outdoor sports season with the Mission Ridge Volunteer Ski Patrol’s annual fundraising event at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Wenatchee Convention Center in the Orchard Exhibit Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m. Warren Miller’s 69th film “Face of Winter” will be shown exploring remote skiing mountain ranges from Engleberg to Chamonix,...
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Free passes available to fourth-graders

NCW — All federal parks, national forests and recreation areas can be accessed for free to fourth-graders and their families who get a Every Kid in a Park pass. Kids currently attending fourth grade can log onto everykidinapark.gov and complete a fun educational activity which will allow them to obtain and print their paper voucher. Students and their families may also...
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Sportsmen’s group hosts Young Hunting and Fishing Day

EAST WENATCHEE —The Wenatchee Sportsmen’s Association will host the North Central Washington Youth Hunting and Fishing Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29 at the North Central Washington Gun Club, 2710 Gun Club Road. Activities will include firearm safety, hunter education, habitat conservation, local wildlife education, archery practice, trap and target shooting, fly casting and other...
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