The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo57° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi83° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo61° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Thursday

Hi88° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo64° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi90° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo63° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi90° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo62° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi89° Mostly Sunny

Wilf Woods: A pressing anniversary

Send to Kindle
Print This
Thanksgiving was more than turkey time for us at the World; it was also our thirteenth year with our big fancy press, the KBA Comet. When son Rufus took over the paper in 1997, his first big step was to start looking to replace the offset press that I had installed in 1971. His foresight has been rewarded, for this press does more than just print The World. We are a central printing operation today for weekly newspapers and circulars with the highest quality color reproduction surpassed by no others. The centralization of printing is happening everywhere. Daily as well as weekly papers are part of the mix. In Yakima, for instance, the Herald and Republic presses are printing the Ellensburg and Tri-City’s dailies as well as their own. On the coast, Gannett farms out both Bellingham and Olympia papers for printing by others.

View my options or Sign in