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College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

WVC graduate nominated for award

OMAK — Wenatchee Valley College at Omak alumnus Adam Amundson was nominated for the Washington State Association of College Trustees’ Transforming Lives Award. Nominees for the statewide award attended a dinner and awards ceremony Jan. 24 in Olympia.


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Two music scholarships available

NCW — The Wenatchee Community Concert Association is accepting applications for a pair of $1,000 music scholarships.

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Nina Napoles, 5, and her pal Cooper, a 5-year-old Chinook, share a hug at her grandma’s house in Wenatchee. Her grandmother is Betsy Loomis of Wenatchee. Her parents are Frances Loomis and Nato Napoles of Wenatchee. (Photo provided/Betsy Loomis)

Applications open for endowment grant

WENATCHEE — The Community Foundation of North Central Washington plans to award one $50,000 endowment grant to support and sustain one nonprofit organization in Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan county.

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Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

College Life

Eastern Washington University

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The Wenatchee High School Speech and Debate team attended Gonzaga University’s 69th annual Conway Classic tournament Jan. 8-9. Team members are (front row, left to right) Abby Davison and Cassandra Noyd; (second row, left to right) Sebastian Pasion, Vivian Noyd, Arturo Diaz and Isa Becker; (back row) head coach Dave Carlson. Vivian Noyd earned second place awards in the extemporaneous speaking and open congressional debate competitions. Cassandra Noyd placed fifth in the novice congressional debate competition. Abby Davison and Sebastian Pasion were named finalists in the open congressional debate competition. ...

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Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Banquet recognizes successes of firefighters

LAKE WENATCHEE — Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue held its annual appreciation banquet Jan. 13 at the Pine River Ranch. More than 140 firefighters, auxiliary members and guests attended the event.


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