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North celler dweller loses again to South celler dweller

Baseball Blurbs by Bruce Kitsap 6, Wenatchee 2 last night Kitsap (12-29, 4-10) at Wenatchee (13-28, 3-11)  at 7:05 tonight. Stuff * By the way, Wednesday evening's game was A.J. Proszek's 100th as coach of the AppleSox.* Last night Dalton Harum and Adam Paulson  became the 34th and 35th young men to play for the Sox this season.* With Harum and Paulson, 464 players have donned the Red, White and Blue in 17 seasons.  AppleSox in WCL Batting Top Ten* Matt Fraizer tied for 3rd (143) in At Bats.* Ryan Kreidler tied for ...
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Chris Rader | Simple things entertained our ancestors

Recreation has become a hundred-billion-dollar industry today, as people enjoy more leisure time and disposable income. This was not the case a century ago! Early settlers in North Central Washington spent little and worked hard all year around: building homes and furniture, caring for livestock and gardens, laundering clothes with water heated on the wood stove, and so on. Even children helped every day with housework and farm animals, weeding, carrying water, cutting grain, and whatever their parents decreed.