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Sports

Swimmers 7th in state. Odds and ends of basketball stuff.

BOYS SWIMMING For the second straight year Wenatchee placed seventh at the state championship swim meet Friday and Saturday in Federal Way.  The two seventh places are the highest the Panthers have finished in the 29 times they earned points in the state event.  Nine athletes placed in nine events for a total of 108 points.  Good news - of the nine, eight return next season.
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Spokane - Ugh! Blue Mountain - All Right! Knight teams on the road.

WOMENS BASKETBALL (3-9, 8-15)Wednesday, Spokane (11-1, 20-3) away.* First to worst.  In their two games this week Wenatchee Valley faces the top team in the standings and then the one at the other end.* At 11-1 and with four games remaining Spokane has clinched a berth in the NWAC title tourney.  * The gals from the Inland Empire have been a challenge the past decade for WVC.  With 16 wins in 21 games the Sasquatch wiped out a 5-game Knight lead in the series and replaced it with a 6-game ...
Community Connections

Wendell George | Coyote brings fire

During the cloudy, dark days of December and January people become depressed because we are missing our connection to Creator-God through sunlight. This may be explained by the tribal story handed down from generation to generation which describes the evolution of human beings.
Sports

Wenatchee Valley hosts Treasure Valley Saturday at 2 and 4 o'clock

MENS BASKETBALL (5-6, 9-14)Wednesday, Blue Mountain (2-9, 4-17) away.*.Two squads going in opposite directions.  Wenatchee Valley has run off three consecutive victories while Blue Mountain has been on the short end of seven straight.* The string of losses for the Timberwolves began with a 69-59 Knight win here a month ago.* WVC has won seven of the last nine and leads the series 45-28.  A Knight win tonight will even the record in Pendleton at 17-17.
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Kris Bassett | Wells House Committee searches for lost furnishings

A.Z. Wells and Emogene Slack were married on December 9,1896 and moved to Wenatchee in 1902. In 1919 they purchased W.T. Clark’s “Cobblestone Castle” on Fifth Street. One can imagine them adding to their early furnishings over the next 31 years of their living in the stately home. When the college acquired “Wells House” in 1950, upon A.Z.’s death, Mrs. Wells left several furniture items in the house for the college’s use. As the campus developed with more buildings, the college began moving out of the house and by 1970 ...