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This Afternoon

Hi81° Patchy Smoke

Tonight

Lo68° Isolated Showers

Saturday

Hi77° Chance Showers then Slight Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo57° Chance Showers

Sunday

Hi73° Slight Chance Showers

Sunday Night

Lo56° Slight Chance Showers

Monday

Hi76° Slight Chance Showers

Monday Night

Lo55° Slight Chance Showers then Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi74° Partly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo55° Slight Chance Showers

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Page turns (again) for bookstore

AnaMaree Ordway, who bought the Wenatchee Book Co. on June 1., has kept the shelves packed with interesting titles in all genres.

Microsoft adds detail to Windows launch

Windows 10 will start to make its way to consumers near the end of this month, and businesses will be able to get their hands on Microsoft’s upcoming operating system a few days later.
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Business Past: King of the Reds

Jack Van Well of Van Well Nursery promotes Red Delicious apples at the Washington State Horticultural Association Trade Show in Wenatchee in December 1953.

There’s love out there in the business world

Let’s talk about love. (Cue the crickets.) Love can be uncomfortable to discuss, especially in the business world. We love our families and friends, but colleagues and customers? In the land of assets and inventories, love feels unserious and unprofessional, insubstantial and inefficient.

Dream can start at a later age

Entrepreneurs over the age of 50 os one of the fastest growing groups of new business owners. For age 50+ individuals, entrepreneurship offers an opportunity to use knowledge and experience that has been gained during a lifetime and put it toward creating a new business that can be rewarding and challenging.

Practical suggestions for personal representatives

All of us will deal the death of a loved one at some point in our lives. Many of us will also find ourselves, whether due to being too nice or too responsible, in the daunting position of administering that loved one’s estate as the appointed personal representative (executor).