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Surgeon general E-cigarette report sparks controversy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. surgeon general in a report released on Thursday called for action to reduce the use of e-cigarettes among young people, noting they have overtaken cigarettes to become the most commonly used tobacco products among this group.

Book club to meet Dec. 15

WENATCHEE — The First United Methodist Church Book Club will meet at 1 p.m. Dec. 15 in the Beige House on the church campus, 941 Washington St.

Open house features live music, book signing

WENATCHEE — Encouraging Words will have its annual open house featuring music by Christ Center from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 17 at the store, 529 S. Wenatchee Ave.

Party features cookie decorating, caroling

WENATCHEE — King’s Orchard Church of Christ will host a cookie decorating party beginning at 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at the church, 1610 Orchard Ave.

Christmas service planned for Dec. 18

EAST WENATCHEE — The East Wenatchee Community of Christ will hold a candlelight Christmas service and brunch at 9:45 a.m. Dec. 18 at the church, 690 N. Baker Ave.

Fundraiser planned to benefit local families

WENATCHEE — Aut-to Mocha and WestSide High School will hold a Pulido/Delp family benefit day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the school, 1510 Ninth St.

Ten seconds to Price is Right glory

My daughter Malia won tickets from KW3 radio station to go to The Price is Right show Sunday at the Town Toyota Center. I wanted a chance to be a contestant so we both went and stood in line for more than two hours in 36 degree weather! Brrr ... 

Quincy students make trip to visit medical school

Ask the Upward Bound program members at Quincy High School about their trip to Washington State University’s med school and they will probably act like it’s none of your beeswax.

Trailblazing, one year on

In May 2015, I received the outstanding news that I had passed the very first ever (anywhere!) licensing exam to become a Limited License Legal Technician. I was in the first class and am the second ever “Triple LT,” a groundbreaking new limited license to practice law in family law matters involving divorce, custody, and support.

Dear Abby | Couple can’t agree where to live

Dear Abby: My husband recently retired from the military. We have four school-aged children. The youngest is starting kindergarten, and I would like to go back to work and finally use my college degree. My husband wants to take a job overseas, but I would likely be unable to work due to the language barrier.

Teen with autism starts a movement

Kendall Foster was the King’s High School robotics teams’ biggest fan. She loved coming to practices to see her sister, Delaney, when Delaney was a student at the private Shoreline school.

Dear Abby | Husband’s multiple affairs leave wife in legal limbo

Dear Abby: My husband of five years has confessed to affairs that resulted in two children. I suspected that something was up when after a year of marriage he seemed distant. Despite our almost 15-year age difference, I never in a million years thought he would do something like this.