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Reader scrapbook

The Smith family of East Wenatchee is all ready for their first day of school last week. From left, they are Peyton, 8, a third grader at Cascade Elementary, Parker, 12, a seventh grader at Sterling Intermediate, and Dorian, 10, a fifth-grader at Sterling. Their parents are Amy and Stewart Smith.

Basic mediation training course offered

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Dispute Resolution Center will offer a 40-hour Basic Mediation Training course in October and November.

Fall for All: Entiat’s festival

ENTIAT — Fall For All, Entiat’s new autumn festival, sponsored by the Entiat Chamber of Commerce, will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 20 at Kiwanis Park.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington
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Pet of the Week: Cozy up with Crackers

Crackers is a fun little girl, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. She is a 4-month-old black and brown short hair tabby mix.

Grace Clausen turns 90

CASHMERE — Clausen resides at Epledalen Assisted Living, 809 Pioneer Ave. in Cashmere. She would enjoy receiving cards and phone calls.
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Pheasant — 60th

Tom and Dolores Pheasant of Ephrata celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during a Caribbean cruise with 19 other family members last month.
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Evenhus — 60th

Donald and Alice Evenhus of East Wenatchee celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday with a family gathering.
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Drescher, Roberts

Kacey Drescher and Zachary Roberts, both of Prattville, Ala., have announced their engagement.
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Otheim — 50th

Gary and Kathleen Otheim will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday.
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Winter, Stowell

Wendy Stowell and Janice Winter were married July 12 at the Riverside Center in Cashmere before the Rev. Wynne Dacey.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington
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Reader scrapbook

Does this photo look familiar? That’s because we first ran it three years ago. We need more people to send us photos of their kids and pets so we can include them on the weekly Your News page. In this photo, Mary Anne Webley of Quincy captured her 2 1/2-year-old granddaughter, Bailey Webley, after they finished picking blueberries from a neighbor’s large blueberry field. Bailey is the daughter of Clint and Maristella Webley of East Wenatchee.

Pet of the Week: Macy will melt your heart

Macy is a sweet, gentle and devoted girl, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. She is a 10-year-old Jack Russell terrier/labrador retriever mix and weighs about 45 pounds.

CASA plans open house Thursday at PUD auditorium

WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) has planned a community open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Chelan County PUD auditorium, 327 N. Wenatchee Ave.

Head Start kids get backpacks

EAST WENATCHEE — Kids enrolled in EPIC Head Start program in East Wenatchee have one more reason to be excited about the start of school: brand new and fully-equipped backpacks.

Write on the River hosting genre workshop

WENATCHEE — Write on the River (WOTR) will host its next workshop “Placing Your Book on the Right Shelf: The Importance of Genre in Today’s Publishing Market,” on Sept. 27.
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Jamison, Greisen

Marie Greisen and Matthew Jamison exchanged wedding vows July 12 at Hidden Meadows in Moses Lake before John Stajduhar.