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Annual luncheon benefits youth programs

WENATCHEE — Camp Fire North Central Washington will hold its annual benefit luncheon at noon March 1 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Job fair planned for March 30

WENATCHEE — WorkSource Wenatchee will hold a Chelan/Douglas Job and Resource Fair from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 30 at Pybus Public Market. Veteran’s will receive preference from 10 to 10:30 a.m.

Workshop instructs on watercolor landscapes

CHELAN — The Lake Chelan Arts Council will offer watercolor art workshops with Spokane artist Stan Miller from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22 and 23 at the Chelan Fire Station.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

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Itty, 14, explores a snowy January sidewalk with his eyes closed. Typically an indoor cat, he only occasionally enjoys an outdoors jaunt. Itty is the pet of Jan and Blake Murray of Wenatchee. (Provided photo/Jan Murray)

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

Chelan student attends Society for Range Management forum

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Ashley Oswald, a junior in the agricultural education program at Chelan High School, represented the Pacific Northwest region at the Society for Range Management’s high school youth forum held Jan. 29-Feb. 2.

4-H club announces officers

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Heights 4-H Club has elected its officers for the 2016-17 year: Tyler Schuyleman, recreation chairman; Evan Berdan, reporter; Joe Schuyleman, treasurer; Nicole Grupp, secretary; Kadi Compton, vice president; and Kody Richards, president.

Annual chess tournament winner announced

EPHRATA — The Waypoint Foundation has announced that Steven McClain of Moses Lake won the organization’s 2017 scholastic chess tournament.

Mentoring program receives $7,000 award

NCW — Chelan-Douglas CASA’s Adolescents in Transition to Education and Employment through Mentoring (ATEEM) program received a $7,000 award from the Knisely Family Foundation.


Classes scheduled throughout North Central Washington

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Pokeybear, an 8-year-old exotic mix of lynx, bobcat and Siamese, crouches in some pampas grass along the shore of the Columbia River in Orondo. Pokeybear is the pet of Marilyn and Joe Brooks of Orondo. (Provided photo/Marilyn Brooks)

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington