Mansfield celebrates Playday

The Mansfield Chamber hosted its annual Playday event June 7-10. People from all over Douglas County and beyond came to enjoy this year's event.
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Nelson retiring from Waterville

Waterville Schools Superintendent Cathi Nelson will retire on June 30 after 27 years with the district.
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Student artwork at museum

Artwork created by Waterville School students forms a part of the exhibits at the Douglas County Museum this season.
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Celebration for Mansfield graduates

Mansfield High School honored it’s 101st graduating class and celebrated the students' accomplishments in commence ceremonies June 8.
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Winding down at the end of the season

It’s a wrap. Another school year complete — in the books. TGIF: Thank Goodness It’s Finished. Because I am tired. It happens every year.
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Regional library celebrates it’s mail order service

The first mail order library in the country is turning 50 this month.
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Foster Creek Conservation District to meet June 20

WATERVILLE — Foster Creek Conservation District will hold a board meeting June 20 at 6 p.m. at the Foster Creek Conservation District office, third floor of the Douglas County Courthouse, 203 S. Rainier St., Waterville. For more information, contact district manager Amanda Ward at 888-6372.
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Lane receives award from ESD

WENATCHEE — Howard Lane of Waterville was one of several area community leaders and educators honored during the North Central Educational Service District’s 13th annual Friend of Children/Regional Board of the Year banquet May 10. Lane was nominated by Waterville School District Superintendent Cathi Nelson. “Howard Lane is a true ‘friend of children’… His unselfish commitment to...
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Douglas County Sheriff’s Report

Incidents reported June 1-6
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Masons honor outstanding juniors

Members of Badger Mountain Masonic Lodge held their annual Outstanding Junior Achievement Awards ceremony on May 16 at the Masonic Lodge in Waterville.
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