Local photographer Frank Cone combined his interests in bird watching and photography during a recent visit to the confluence area, where the Wenatchee and Columbia rivers meet. Cone snapped this heron photo on Jan. 2.
Selection of the 2015 Washington State Apple Blossom Festival Royalty begins with the announcement of 37 young women from the Wenatchee and Eastmont school districts. They will compete for a chance to be chosen as one of the 10 candidates who will vie for the Royal Court, consisting of a queen and two princesses.
Across all countries and accessing all kinds of people, the media is everywhere. It screams at us from paper platforms, its messages are passed from one mouth to the next, and it burns into our eyes through screens. Television, computers, and the phones glued to our hands all shove propaganda and subliminal messages down the throat of society. It is universally accessible, and is instantly effective.
On Jan. 9, David Moskowitz — expert wildlife tracker, photographer, author and outdoor educator — will provide an evening of amazing photographs and tales exploring the hidden stories of our region’s wildlife.
Wenatchee World photo editor Don Seabrook and photographer Mike Bonnicksen do outstanding work on a regular basis. As a two-man photo staff, they cover a lot of territory to snap award-winning images for the newspaper.