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MaKenna Schwab, 12, of East Wenatchee, performs for an audience of 500 on Sept. 19 at the Grow fundraiser for Camp Korey in Carnation. The event raised $1.6 million dollars to help support year-round programs at the camp. Camp Korey serves the Pacific Northwest, offering year-round programs for children with life-altering medical conditions free of charge. MaKenna has been attending Camp Korey for five years. MaKenna’s parents are Melissa and Shawn Schwab of East Wenatchee. (Photo provided/Phototainment)


Classes scheduled throughout North Central Washington

FFA competes at Adams County Fair

CHELAN — The Chelan High School FFA team competed at the Adams County fair in Othello from Sept. 16-19. The team competed in the Washington State FFA horse career developing event, livestock evaluation CDE, dairy evaluation CDE and tractor driving CDE.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Roberts — Drescher

Updated 9/28/2015 to correct spelling of bride's name, this article was originally published 9/27/2015.

Ottosen — Tidd

Tawnee Tidd and Grant Ottosen were married July 25 at a private residence along the Columbia River. The ceremony was officiated by the Honorable Fred Van Sickle, grandfather of the bride.

Smith — Nikolas

Whitney Nikolas and Jake Smith were married June 13 at a private residence in East Wenatchee.

Lundy — Greer

Hailey Greer and Tyler Lundy were married Aug. 22 at Highlander Golf Course in East Wenatchee. The ceremony was officiated by Kyle Greer, brother of the bride.

Dockins — Peterson

Taylor Peterson and Kyle Dockins were married in July at Ohme Gardens.

Century Mark | Ruth Sorensen

Ruth Sorensen celebrated her 106th birthday Saturday during a family celebration at Heritage Heights Assisted Living in Chelan.

Longer fasts might help with weight loss

It’s official: Americans’ 24/7 culture of work, entertainment and digital connectivity now also extends to our dietary consumption patterns, new research finds.

Dear Abby: Two heads are no better than one at grocery store checkout

Dear Abby: There are no words to express how disappointed I am at the education kids receive now and still graduate with “honors.” I was at the grocery store a short time ago. Two young ladies working there just completed their freshman year at the local college. One of them had been on the honor roll all through high school.

Hospital to hold free family fun run

MANSON — Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics will host the Max Family Fun Run at 9 a.m. Saturday at the old golf course by the Mill Bay Casino in Manson.

Americans love the Pope: Most don’t agree with his views on secular issues

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans love Pope Francis and his forgiveness agenda, but they’re less enthusiastic about the judgments he’s making about secular issues such as the debate over climate change and income inequality, according to a new Bloomberg Politics poll completed on the eve of the pope’s arrival for his first visit to the United States.