Special Olympics Winter Games in town March 2-4

WENATCHEE — The Special Olympics Winter Games are coming to North Central Washington March 2-4. The Winter Games brings together athletes and unified partners from throughout the state for the culminating winter season competition to be held in Wenatchee and in Leavenworth. Competition, March 3-4, will be held in basketball, Nordic and Alpine skiing, speed and figure skating, snowboarding,...
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AppleSox set 2018 schedule

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee AppleSox baseball organization has announced its schedule for the team’s 19th season. The 59-game schedule features 54 West Coast League matchups and five non-league games, with one on the road, throughout June, July and August. The calendar features 31 home dates, with 27 of those games being league contests. The AppleSox open up the year June 1-3 in league...
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Heart Breaker Run on Feb. 24

WENATCHEE — Confluence Health and RunWenatchee are hosting the Heart Breaker 5K Fun Run beginning at 9 a.m. Feb. 24. The course of the timed run will be on the Loop Trail, from just outside Pybus Market to Walla Walla Point Park and back. There will be one aid station along the course with water and an energy drink. Results will be posted following the run at runwenatchee.com. Awards will be...
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Sportsmen show coming Feb. 23-25

WENATCHEE — The annual Wenatchee Valley Sportsmen Show is coming to the Town Toyota Center this weekend. The show will take place Feb. 23-25 and will be packed with attractions and demonstrations. Activities will include a fly tying theater, big game trophy antler display, hunting and fishing seminars, the Reindeer Express, a “lake” for kids’ fishing, daily giveaways and...
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Ski hill forced to close Feb. 10-11; will reopen if more snow comes

The Badger Mountain Ski Hill was forced to close the weekend of Feb. 10-11 because of warm conditions that reduced the snow pack to below what is needed to operate.
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Rails & Ales brings winter sports competition to town

WENATCHEE — Numerica Credit Union will once again present the fourth annual Rails & Ales event on Orondo Avenue in downtown Wenatchee at 5 p.m. Feb. 16. Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort will deliver truckloads of fresh snow to the heart of downtown Wenatchee for the family-friendly evening featuring skiing, snowboarding, music and fun. Cash prizes will be awarded for those...
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Erratics chapter meets Feb. 13

Wenatchee Valley Erratics Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St.
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Genealogists to gather Feb. 12

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society will hold its next monthly meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Douglas County PUD Auditorium, 1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee. WAGS member Jim Tarbert will present the program on how to transition from genealogy researching to writing. The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information,...
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Crab feed tickets on sale

The 20th Annual Friends of the NCW Fair Crab and Prime Rib Dinner and Auction is coming up March 10 at the NCW Fair Community Hall. The event is the fair's largest fundraiser of the year and proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Fair Fund, which goes to capital improvement projects at the fairgrounds.
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Mansfield Sportsman Club holds snowmobile run

The Mansfield Sportsman Club hosted a snowmobile run Jan. 27. The Sportsman Club run is a family-friendly event and 112 riders participated. 
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