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Pet of the Week: Meet Cheyann

Cheyann is a sweet kitty with a zest for life, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society.

Apple Blossom floats win awards

The Washington State Apple Blossom Festival Queen’s float won first place in the Large Community Division at the Penticton Peach Festival on Aug. 8. Apple Blossom Queen Gabby Waterman, Princess Anisa Sangster and Princess Francesca Nevil rode on the float.

Reader Scrapbook

Soli Brinkman, 13, and sister Sierra Brinkman, 10, lounge in the sand dunes beside the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail with their dogs Bandit, a 1-year-old lab mix, and Poochie, a 3-year-old boxer. Their parents are Casey Woodward and Marisol Galeana of East Wenatchee. (Photo provided/Marisol Galeana)

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington


Classes scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Compassionate Friends to hold memorial walk

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley chapter of The Compassionate Friends will hold its fourth annual “Walk to Remember” memorial walk Sept. 19 at Walla Walla Point Park in Wenatchee.

Cultural celebration called off due to wildfires

WINTHROP — The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced the cancellation of its “Celebrating Cultures” event Saturday at Pearrygin Lake State Park due to the effects of wildfires in the area.

Sweigard — Eicher

Taylor Beth Eicher and Bryan Matthew Sweigard were married Aug. 15 at Red Tail Canyon Farms in Leavenworth. The ceremony was officiated by John Bryant.

Hill — Marohl

Hallie Marohl and Austin Hill were married June 20 at Ohme Gardens County Park in Wenatchee. The ceremony was officiated by Tim Rhodes.

Robinson, Gomez

D’onna Robinson of Milwaukie, Ore., and Aleas Gomez of Leavenworth have announced their engagement.

Schmitten — 50th

Rolland and Barbara Schmitten celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 14.

Thompson — 60th

Dorothy and Jim Thompson of Wenatchee celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during a three-day family gathering in Leavenworth last month.


Birth announcements from throughout North Central Washington

Gellatly — 65th

Bruce and Janet Gellatly celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Aug. 12 during a family dinner at their cabin on Lake Chelan.

Cook, Countryman

Mikayla Cook and Kory Countryman, both of Wenatchee, have announced their engagement.

Amador, Gomez

Edith Natali Amador and Jermain Gomez, both of East Wenatchee, have announced their engagement.

Telford, Miller

Taylor Telford and Billy Miller, both of Gilroy, Calif., have announced their engagement.

Bonnie Janssen to mark 90th year with reception

EAST WENATCHEE — Friends and family of Bonnie Janssen are invited to attend a reception Sunday at 11:30 a.m. at Faith Presbyterian Church, formerly Eastmont Presbyterian, 200 S. Kentucky Ave.