I hope readers saw Tracy Warner's wonderful column in Friday's edition on the late Nelson Mandela, a truly extraordinary human being who changed the course of history in South Africa by leading the struggle against apartheid and who chose forgiveness and reconciliation over hatred after the struggle was completed.
Jeff Ostenson of North 40 Productions is a passionate believer that Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort is one of our region's most valuable and least appreciated assets, and I couldn't agree more.
| Visual Arts
Ring in the holiday season and your community's arts when you take a self-guided Arts Walk/Drive this Friday night. From brass handbells to our 5th graders small bronze sculptures, it will be a great night to unplug, get-up, get-out and Go-LIVE!
Three of us pressed our noses against the plastic-covered windows of the long specially painted Mack truck carrying this year’s national Christmas tree. Pybus Market was a whistle stop for the 88-foot Engelmann spruce cut in the Colville National Forest and destined for Washington, D.C.