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Registration open for Knight Fright Ride

WENATCHEE — Registration is underway for the Wenatchee Valley College Alumni Association's Knight Fright Ride on Oct. 10. The ride offers a 10-mile course and a 40-mile course that begin and end at Saddle Rock Brewery in Wenatchee.

Stand Down event offers aid for local veterans

WENATCHEE — The Veterans Warehouse will partner with several veterans groups to host a Wenatchee Veterans Stand Down event Aug. 21 and 22. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days at the Wenatchee National Guard Armory, 1230 Fifth St.

Methow Conservancy to host botany program

WINTHROP — The Methow Conservancy will hold its "Alpine Heather and Maple Pass Treasured Landscape Project" program on Aug. 4 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Pasayten Room in Sun Mountain Lodge.

Local girl to compete in national pageant

MALAGA — Emily Yarbrough, daughter of Jay and Angela Yarbrough of Malaga, has been selected to compete in the 2015 All-American Girl pageant, Aug. 3-6, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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Reader Scrapbook

Four-year-old Joseph Lee hangs out in a tree in Wenatchee's Lincoln Park. Joseph's mother is Pamela Griggs of East Wenatchee. (Photo provided/Breanna Wright)

Dear Abby: Woman discovers man’s eyes are not wandering by accident

DEAR ABBY: I am a 58-year-old, twice divorced, hard-working, middle-class female. I spend most of my time working and involved with my three adult children. About a year ago I started dating someone. He is 63, very helpful and claims he's madly in love with me and appreciates this opportunity for a normal, wholesome life.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled in North Central Washington

Dog Day’ offers fun for area pets

EAST WENATCHEE — Eastmont Parks and Recreation and the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society will host "Wag N' Tails Dog Day" on Aug. 8, from 8 a.m. to noon at Eastmont Community Park 4Plex.

Online symptom-checkers are often wrong

Online symptom checkers often misdiagnose patients’ problems, often encouraging people to seek care for minor issues that don’t need immediate attention and other times incorrectly telling people with true emergencies that treatment can wait, a U.K. study suggests.
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Aguilar — Schmidt

Shayla Renee Schmidt and Albert Rueben Aguilar Jr. were married July 12 on the beach at the Friends’ Barn in Fort Townsend State Park in Port Townsend. Chantelle Aguilar, the groom’s cousin, officiated the ceremony.

Aday — Felton-Putman

Brandi Felton-Putman and Michael Aday were married July 4 at the Rocky Reach Dam. Jesse Aday officiated the ceremony.

Births

Birth announcements throughout North Central Washington
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Ingersoll — 60th

Floyd and Barbara Ingersoll of Entiat celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during their annual family trip, June 21-26. The getaway to Hartman’s Log Cabin Resort on South Twin Lake, near Inchelium, was their 10th-annual vacation with their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
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Beem — 30th

Jon and Jolene Beem celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary during a trip to Orofino, Idaho, earlier this month.