Waterville School District will have two levies on Feb. ballot

The Waterville School District has two levy measures on the ballot for the Feb. 12 special election. Ballots will be mailed out by Jan. 25.
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Waterville Town Council | Plans move forward for county use of fairgrounds well

All three county commissioners were present at the Jan. 8 Waterville Town Council meeting to discuss an interlocal agreement in which the county will be able to use a decommissioned well located at the NCW Fairgrounds for irrigation and other non-potable county uses in exchange for maintaining the well and paying for the water.
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Kicking off the 116th Congress

On Jan. 3, I took an oath of office to uphold the U.S. Constitution as the representative of the people of the 4th Congressional District in the 116th Congress. It is an honor to be entrusted with this office to represent the people of Central Washington, our values and our liberties.
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Access points can connect communities with food

How do we increase healthy, fresh foods in rural America? One way is to identify new opportunities for people to access food. Here are five suggestions...
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Make it a priority to have a great year

A Happy New Year is on the agenda for most people.
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What’s in a smile?

By Jill Pertler Slices of Life It depends on whom you ask. As for Mona Lisa and the reason behind her mysterious smile, we’ll never know. But there is one thing I do know about smiles; they wield power — in a good way. If you offer a genuine smile it is guaranteed to make the recipient feel better. It’s a fact. In fact, there are a number of fun facts about smiling that most of us probably...
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Movies and more at the Waterville Library

Waterville Library has some special programs planned for the winter months.
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Dos Dudes perform at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Dos Dudes will perform at Pybus Market’s Friday Night Music event from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 18. The fun duo plays bluegrass and country favorites. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.  
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Events celebrate winter fun and kids

WENATCHEE — It’s two fun events for the family at one location! The City of Wenatchee Parks and Recreation is sponsoring the Bundle-Up Fest and Youth Sports and Activities Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 19 at Pybus Market. The Bundle-Up Fest will include hayrides, s’mores and a petting zoo. The annual Bundle-Up 5K Run and Walk and 1K Kids Race will also be held in conjunction with the...
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Multicultural Festival to be held Jan. 19

WENATCHEE — This year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St. The 16th annual event, a celebration of community diversity, will include performances, cultural displays, food, crafts and more. Hands-on activities will be available for kids. The festival is free and open...
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