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Orthodox Christians celebrate the Resurrection on April 12

If you find yourself downtown late on Saturday night, April 11, you may see and hear something out of the ordinary, something haunting and heavenly, on Wenatchee Avenue — dozens of people in procession, a sea of candlelight and harmonious voices rising out of the darkness.

LDS family history fair

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in East Wenatchee will host its annual Wenatchee Family History Fair on April 11.

Have a summer activity available for kids?

NCW kids are looking for your summer activity to join. If your nonprofit organization, school or church offers recreation, classes or a camp for school-age kids, tell us about it. All summer activities will appear in a Neighbors section that publishes in May.

Quincy police grows to 20 officers

Three young police officers who will begin patrolling the city’s streets this summer say they each have their own reason for wanting to work for the Quincy Police Department.

The Apple Leaf | Behind the scenes: WHS student gives Cashmere a test drive

I must have stuck out like a sore thumb. Did my clothing give me away (I had been careful to avoid the iconic purple and gold of Wenatchee High School) or was it the way I was tentatively walking down the halls? Maybe I had used the wrong entrance. At any rate, I had been in Cashmere High School for less than 10 seconds before somebody stopped me and asked me where I was going. Come to find out, it was Tony Boyle, the principal of CHS.

Abused stray dog gets second chance

PULLMAN — She was a wandering dog who belonged to no one and to everyone. People in Moses Lake would scratch her head and feed her scraps of food.

Egg-citing Easter decorating

There are times when I wouldn't cringe if called old-fashioned (very few, I might add, but this is one of them).

Dear Abby: Celebrate gators and big tonsils

Dear Readers: In honor of April Fools’ Day, I’ll share a couple of offbeat letters I’ve received from readers who have attempted to pull my proverbial leg. Enjoy!
arbor day volunteers

In the Garden: Branch out for Arbor Day this year

Trees are an essential part of the urban environment. Think of the Greater Wenatchee area with only sagebrush, rabbit brush and native grasses. It is not as appealing, is it? Because the trees we have planted moderate the summer heat with shade, break the cold winter winds, and clean the air of dust.