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2014 awards for Chelan Fire and Rescue

CHELAN — Chelan Fire and Rescue held its 2014 awards dinner on Jan. 31 to recognize members who distinguished themselves throughout 2014.

Wenatchee student’s second time in House page program

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School freshman Jack Yount served as a page Feb. 9-13 at the state House of Representatives in Olympia. He was sponsored by his 12th district Rep. Brad Hawkins, R-Wenatchee.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington
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Reader scrapbook

Three-year-old Laini Tupling and the family’s 6-year-old Shih Tzu, Bentley, spend some quality one-on-one time in a Huggies box. Laini put Bentley into the box first and then climbed in with him. Grandma Ann Featherly of Okanogan took the photo while Laini was visiting. Laini’s parents are Coleman and Megan Tupling of Spokane Valley and Tristan Cook of Yakima.

Dear Abby: Overpacking for business trip prompts questions of trust

Dear Abby: I’m in my 40s and my boyfriend of three years is 12 years older. We are in love and our relationship is great. He travels for work and lives in another state, so he flies in to see my daughter and me every other week. Because he is older, he uses Viagra, and it’s kept at my place in a drawer. I assumed that’s where it was always kept.
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In the Garden: Garden mistakes

I want to share a mistake I made several years ago that I didn’t realize was a mistake until last summer. I like to call this “Wrong plant; wrong place.” (This was before I learned the Master Gardener mantra: Right plant; right place.)
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A juicy wedge of California history

It’s easy to be dazzled by all the spectacular citrus in the markets this time of year: blood and Cara Cara oranges, Meyer lemons, a dozen kinds of mandarins, finger limes smaller than your pinkie and Big Wong pummelos the size of your head.

Dear Abby: Seldom-seen wife spends more time with mom than husband

Dear Abby: I have been married to “Carla” for 16 years. It’s my second marriage. My problem is I never see her. She has always spent more time with her mother than with me. We see each other for about an hour a day after she returns from her mom’s, usually at 9:45 to 10 p.m.
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Pfister, Martin

Karlen Pfister of Leavenworth and Andrew Martin of Moses Lake have announced their engagement.
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Gaskell, Codd

Molly Codd and Joshua Gaskell were married Oct. 4, 2014, at the bride’s family home in Spokane. Lydia Bell officiated the ceremony.

Births

Birth announcements throughout North Central Washington
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Warren, Peters

Kiera Warren and Ryan Peters, both of Seattle, have announced their engagement.
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The Scratching Post | Cheerleading on a bigger stage

“People assume cheerleading is easy and we practice one or two days a week,” said Eastmont High School head cheer coach Blair Holmstrom. But in her program, the opposite could not be more true.
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The Apple Leaf | Fostering hope

A 6-year-old Jewlzz Howell woke up to a morning that changed her life forever. Her mom’s boyfriend at the time told her she had to go to school, but she refused because she didn’t want to. A slap to the face, stunned and sitting alone, her mom entered the room and held her, kissing her face as an apology.

Dear Abby: Surprise in husband’s medical records

Dear Abby: I recently started working at the hospital where my husband receives his primary care. One afternoon, out of curiosity, I accessed his medical records. In his file it was noted that he is high risk for STDs. In fact, he was treated for two different ones some years back.

Lenten services at Celebration Lutheran

EAST WENATCHEE - Celebration Lutheran Church will be holding Lenten services on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. starting next week. The service dates are Feb. 25, March 4, 11, 18, and 25 at 7 p.m.