The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo53° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi72° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo51° Partly Cloudy and Breezy then Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo51° Partly Cloudy

Labor Day

Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi81° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo57° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi85° Sunny

Schools turn to their voters

Send to Kindle
Print This

These are important days for education in North Central Washington. From Oroville to Palisades, future school district budgets are in the hands of voters. Ballots will be mailed this week for the Feb. 11 elections. At stake — up to 20 percent of school revenue or more, to pay for everything from teachers to technology, to make the difference between educational sufficiency and educational impoverishment. At stake — bonds, to build classrooms, to turn inefficient and overstuffed facilities into a place for learning, for today and the future.

Today, a roundup of proposals in Okanogan County. We unreservedly recommend a yes vote.

View my options or Sign in