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Services planned to observe Memorial Day

WENATCHEE — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3617 and other participating organizations will hold three services Monday in observance of Memorial Day.

Ceremony planned to honor veterans

PESHASTIN — The Washington Female Veterans of Wenatchee will hold a flag ceremony in observance of Memorial Day from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Monday at Peshastin Cemetery.

Kiwanis Club plans blood drive

CASHMERE — The Wacoka Kiwanis Club will sponsor an American Red Cross Blood Drive from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. June 8 at the Cashmere United Methodist Church, 213 S. Division St.

Community leaders go behind bars for MDA

WENATCHEE — The Muscular Dystrophy Association will hold a “go behind bars” fundraiser at 11 a.m. June 9 at the Wenatchee Fire Station 1, 136 S. Chelan Ave.

Reader Scrapbook

Zoe Meenach, 9, and her sister Hannah, 7, pose with umbrellas outside of the Numerica Performing Arts Center in Wenatchee after the May 14 performance of “Mary Poppins.” They attended the performance with their grandmother, Jeanne Meenach of Quincy. Zoe and Hannah’s parents are Zach and Jessica Meenach of West Richland. (Provided photo/Jeanne Meenach)

Dear Abby | Funding for cancer patient seems brazen to co-worker

Dear Abby: A co-worker has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. She’s not sure how long she may have. She is relatively young, so it’s tragic. We have excellent insurance from work, national health care and disability insurance.

Grant funds high school lab upgrade

WATERVILLE — Waterville High School Science Department has received a $1,000 Northwest Farm Credit Services Rural Community Grant.

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

Pet of the Week | Candy is sweet

Candy is a beautiful kitty who longs to be loved, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Dear Abby | Housemate draws the line at sharing her meatloaf

Dear Abby: I share a large house with two other women. The homeowner, “Mary,” works from a home office during the day. “Sue” is her baby sister. She has two small children and doesn’t work. She lives here rent-free thanks to Mary’s generosity. I pay rent. We keep all our food separate and eat our meals separately. We each have our assigned shelves in the refrigerator and cupboards.