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Maxson — 50th

Pete and Wanda Maxson of Malaga will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary during an open house reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Assembly of God Church, 1520 McKittrick St. in Wenatchee.

Maxwell, Prey

Brandie Lorene Prey and Gordon Douglas Maxwell exchanged wedding vows Oct. 12 at the Prey family home in Orondo before the Rev. Don White.

Brussels sprouts with bacon, chestnuts

Love Brussels sprouts? Even if you’re not a fan — yet — you can’t help but love them when they’re cooked with bacon and chestnuts.

Cheap white wines for the holidays

As we head into the holiday season, we often find ourselves either attending festive events or putting them on ourselves.
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Mashed potatoes: The ultimate comfort food

This is the time of year when we’re all thinking about soothing our weather-weary bones with some old-fashioned, just-like-mom-would-make comfort food.
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The right to bear crosses

As the battle between self-expression and rigid institutional conformity rages in the halls of our local schools, many think the First Amendment clearly states freedom for all.

Dear Abby: New girlfriend is eager to rid garage of ex-girlfriend’s stuff

Dear Abby: My boyfriend, “Ron,” and I have been together for more than a year, and we now live together. His garage is full to overflowing with his ex-girlfriend’s belongings. She apparently left him and all her stuff — including her four cats — to marry some guy she met online. She no longer lives in this country.

On the decline: Polar bear numbers down 40 percent in six years

The number of polar bears in eastern Alaska and western Canada has declined by 40 percent, according to a scientific study that raises more questions about the impact of global warming on the creature that has become the symbol of some of its worst effects.

WHS Senior parent financial aid night

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School will host a senior parent financial aid night from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Dec. 2 in the WHS auditorium.
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Reader scrapbook

One-year-old Josiah Zornes tries out his very first bike for size. It was a gift from his grandpa, Richard Zornes, who repairs and reconditions tricycles and bikes. Josiah looks like he is (almost) ready to ride around the Loop Trail. His parents are Zach and Mary Zornes of Wenatchee.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

WHS debaters place at Central Valley tournament

SPOKANE — The Wenatchee High School Speech and Debate team attended the Central Valley Bear Brawl in Spokane last weekend. Two debaters, Vivian Noyd and Wallace O’Donnell, took third place in Public Forum debate. O’Donnell was also awarded third place in total individual speaker points.