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Local explorers recognized by program

KENNEWICK — The Washington Law Enforcement Explorer Advisors named Oroville Border Patrol Explorer Post #0023 as the 2015 Washington Explorer Post of the Year.

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

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Judah “Judahsaurus” Graham, 6, and his sister Olivia, 11, dance to draw customers to their lemonade stand during their parents’ yard sale. Judah’s dino duds were inspired by a viral video of a gymnast in a dinosaur costume. After watching the clip, the boy saved for his own costume to spread laughter. Judah and Olivia’s parents are Jeff and Tiffanney Graham of Wenatchee. (Provided photo/Jeff Graham)

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Five generations | Snyder

The family of Virginia Snyder gathered recently for her 80th birthday and posed for a five-generation photo. From left to right are great-great-grandma Virginia Snyder of Rock Island; grandma Amanda Thrush of Yakima; mom Renae Snyder York of Yakima holding son, Jaysen York; and great-grandpa Jack Snyder of Waterville. (Photo provided)

Grant awarded to preserve Wells House

WENATCHEE — The Wells House Committee was awarded $2,653 from the Washington State Questers Preservation and Restoration Grant.

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

Two defibrillators donated to rescue organization

CHELAN — Veterans of Foreign Wars Lake Chelan Post 6853 and Chelan Fire 7 Firefighter’s Association have each donated an automatic external defibrillator to Chelan Fire and Rescue.

Reunion planned for RN and LPN graduates of WVC

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College Alumni Association will host a reunion for all RN and LPN graduates from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 18 at the Wenatchee Campus near the fountain.

Legal personnel honored for contributions to community

WENATCHEE — The Chelan Douglas Bar Association held its annual Law Day Luncheon on May 20 to celebrate the community contributions of local legal personnel. The event raised more than $5,000 for the Chelan Douglas Volunteer Attorney Services.



Walking tour explores historic riverfront

LEAVENWORTH — The Upper Valley Museum will sponsor a historical railroad and mill tour along the Wenatchee River beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday.

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Ava Mott, 10, plays with her pup Wicket, a 2-month-old Pembroke Corgi, in her grandparents’ cherry orchard in Wenatchee. Her parents are Chris and Angela Mott of Wenatchee. Her grandparents are Lee and Lorinda Carlson of Wenatchee. (Provided photo/Angela Mott)

WHS students honored as Eagle Scouts

WENATCHEE — Three young men from Wenatchee Boy Scout Troop 2 have earned the rank of Eagle Scout. The boys participated in community service projects, earned merit badges and completed a community project to earn the distinction.

Senior center to host voucher distribution event

OKANOGAN — Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington will distribute 2016 Senior Farmer’s Market Vouchers from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the Okanogan Senior Center, 1300 2nd St.