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This Afternoon

Hi92° Sunny and Breezy


Lo64° Clear and Breezy then Clear


Hi86° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo60° Clear


Hi88° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear


Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo59° Mostly Clear and Breezy then Mostly Clear


Hi85° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo63° Clear

Looking Back: Valley North Mall

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Let’s talk about a big event in Wenatchee some 46 years ago. On Aug. 17, 1966, Valley North Shopping Center opened for business. Several years in the planning, construction began Aug. 6, 1965. According to a news article at the time, more than $1.75 million was paid in wages to contractors building the 165,000 square feet of space. The construction itself cost over $3 million.

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