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Golden Apple band earns second at season’s first competition

The Wenatchee High School Golden Apple Marching Band began its 2014 competition season last weekend at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco. The band placed second in the AAA Large Band Division with a score strong enough to earn a spot in the finals competition that evening.
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Dryden group celebrates 100 years with feed

The inception of the Dryden Improvement Club began the night of Feb. 3, 1914, according to recorded minutes taken by Herbert Remely. The meeting held at the Dryden Hall organized what is known as the Dryden Improvement Club. At that time, both men and women were members.
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Study: Asian cave drawings are as old as European ones

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ancient cave drawings in Indonesia are as old as famous prehistoric art in Europe, according to a new study that shows our ancestors were drawing all over the world 40,000 years ago.

Dear Abby: Dad who took on fatherhood finds his title taken away

Dear Abby: About two years ago, a close female friend, “Carla,” had her first child. The biological father is from another country. When she told him she was pregnant, he refused to have anything to do with the child, so I decided to take over the role as a father.
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Paddle buddies

Members of the Wenatchee Valley Pickleball Club gathered in early September for an end-of-season barbecue at Eastmont Community Park. The club was formed when the Eastmont Metropolitan Parks and Recreation painted pickleball lines on its tennis courts, at the suggestion of local resident Russell Bryan, who spends part of the year living in Arizona, where pickleball is popular. About half of the club is seen in this photo. Sally Brawley, director of Eastmont parks, said the pickleball courts stay busy. “People come from Leavenworth to Quincy. It’s amazing,” she said. ...

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Dear Abby: Woman who suspects abuse should resist accusations

Dear Abby: When I was 10, I faked an injury so I could quit playing soccer. I couldn’t articulate why the coach, who was clean-cut, friendly and fair, made me uneasy. After he died a few years ago, it came out that he had molested dozens of girls.

Dear Abby: Mom enjoys making the bed

Dear Abby: My husband and I have four great kids. They are well-behaved, respectful and full of fun. Hubby and I are having a disagreement concerning them, however.
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Dorner — 60th

Roger and June Dorner celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during a trip to the East Coast. The highlight of their trip was a Sept. 12 anniversary celebration atop the Empire State Building in New York.
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Ripley — 40th

Jerry and Connie Ripley of Waterville celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Saturday.

Births

Birth announcements throughout North Central Washington