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Brand it Blue Day features local food drive

WENATCHEE — Express Employment Professionals is collecting non-perishable food items for Brand it Blue Day, June 11, at its office, 411 N. Chelan Ave., Suite B.

CVCH Wenatchee clinic closed for parade

WENATCHEE — Columbia Valley Community Health’s Wenatchee clinic, including Dental and Wenatchee Express Care, will be closed Saturday for the Apple Blossom Grand Parade.

DECA club competes in international event

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Wenatchee High School DECA club member ended the year on a high note while competing in the International Career Development Conference in Nashville, Tennessee, last week.

Fundraising campaign raises money for new EMS vehicle

CHELAN — The Lake Chelan Community Hospital Foundation was recently able to purchase a new emergency medical services vehicle due to community contributions to its 2015 year-end annual giving campaign.

Local students named as scholarship recipients

NCW — Hamilton Youth Foundation of Washington Tractor has named its scholarship recipients for 2016: Drew Carleton, Neil Carleton and Jana Russell, Manson; Amber Duke, Okanogan; Callie Barker, Samantha Keller and Jenna Valentine, Oroville; Derek Robinson, Pateros; and Corrina Karrer, Tonasket.

FBLA members qualify for national competition

WENATCHEE — Members of the Wenatchee High School FBLA club competed in the state leadership conference April 20-23 in Spokane. Students placing within the top five of their categories qualified for the national competition to be held in June.

WHS students compete in forestry contest

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School students participated in the Stevens County Forestry Contest April 13 at Douglas Falls Grange Park in Colville.

Town band seeks musicians

LEAVENWORTH — Musikkapelle Leavenworth is looking for a percussionist and other musicians who are interested in joining the group.

Candy sale will benefit local Kiwanis

EAST WENATCHEE — The Apple Valley Kiwanis will sell Sees candy at the Wenatchee Valley Mall from Saturday until May 7 during regular mall hours.

Presentation planned to discuss mindfulness

OMAK — Okanogan Behavioral Healthcare will host a presentation titled “Basics of Mindfulness” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 2 at the clinic, 1007 Koala Drive.

First Tuesday program discusses seeds

TWISP — The Methow Conservancy will hold a “First Tuesday” program from 7 to 8:30 May 3 at the Merc Playhouse, 101 S. Glover St.