Pictorial Past | Services from the past in Farmer

The Farmer service station and post office shown here during the late 1940s.
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Waterville Schools continue focus on education excellence

As we are well underway in the 2018-19 school year, we are excited about the work around teaching and learning that we are doing at Waterville School.
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IRIS | Fish Management Water Tool lauded for environmental stewardship

  By Meaghan Vibbert Douglas County PUD This is the sixth in a series of eight stories featured ahead of the ninth annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Pateros on Nov. 15. This year’s event, “Pateros Strong,” will celebrate stories about our environment, community, and economy that are helping to...
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Our Past | 1988: Measure would bring 911 system to Mansfield

The following excerpts from an article published in the Oct. 27, 1988 edition of the Waterville Empire Press urge voters to approve a measure bringing the 911 system to Mansfield.
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Life without A/a is well… awful

All was admirable and acceptable — advantageous even — that a.m. I arrived at my work area early, adhered to my agenda and had accomplished an abundance of article assembly by afternoon.
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Wenatchee store hosts Halloween Comic Fest

WENATCHEE — If you love comic book classics, Galaxy Comics in Wenatchee is the place to be for its 7th annual Halloween Comic Fest. Free comic books will be given away from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 27 and then again from noon to 5:30 p.m. on Halloween. Everyone who visits the store those days will receive a free comic from a selection including special Halloween issues of...
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News From Our Past

From the pages of The Wenatchee (Daily) World and the Douglas County Empire Press   100 years ago — 1918 The East Wenatchee surgical auxiliary of the Red Cross will meet Tuesday afternoon. Lidia Stickel of Withrow traveled to Mansfield Saturday and returned home Monday morning. Mrs. E.J. Bus of Withrow was in Waterville Saturday. A large barn on the Amos Miller place, north of...
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Pet of the Week

  Toughly is one terrific kitty, according to officials with the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. He is a 2-year-old, medium-size, orange and white short-hair domestic mix. Toughly has a rough name but it’s all for show. This handsome boy can be shy at times when he’s unsure but once relaxed, his sweetness shines through. Toughly is friendly, polite, neat, playful and...
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Family fun at Wings & Wheels

The 16th annual Town Toyota Wings & Wheels Festival was held on Oct. 6. The four-day event was held at Eastmont Community Park, Pangborn Memorial Airport and at the Red Apple Flyers Field in East Wenatchee.
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Being rich goes beyond traditional definition

We all want to be rich. I know I do and I’ll be the first to admit it. But I’m not sure my definition of “rich” fits with traditional thinking.
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