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Marden to deliver keynote at Business & Tech Summit

WENATCHEE — Local business coach Reimi Marden will talk about her path from the fast lane to the farm when she delivers the keynote address at this year’s Business & Technology Summit.

Ballots go out this week

NCW — Ballots will be mailed to voters this week for the Nov. 4 general election.

Backpack on bike rack prompts college evacuations

WENATCHEE — The Music and Arts Building at Wenatchee Valley College and two parking lots were evacuated about 11:15 a.m. Friday after a backpack was found locked to a bicycle rack on campus.

Wineries cluster on Lake Chelan’s south shore

CHELAN — Settlers planted grapes along the shores of Lake Chelan as early as the mid-1800s. But few dreamed the lake would one day become the heart of a booming wine tourism industry.

BPW to name Woman of the Year

WENATCHEE — A two-year facelift of one of the area’s oldest service groups will culminate Wednesday with presentation of the group’s Woman of the Year Award.

Not my tools!

CARLTON — To some people, a hammer is more than just a hammer. It’s a way of life, or even a livelihood.

End of an era? Tice Ranch saddles-up for high-end auction

TWISP — The Tice Ranch, one of the Methow Valley’s first mega-homes, will go on the auction block Thursday. Serious bidders for the luxury property will need a $50,000 cashier check just to get in the game.

FIDO makes video for off-leash parks

WENATCHEE — A local group of dog-lovers working to help transform some donated land along the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail into an off-leash dog park has a new video describing their efforts — and needs.

State Patrol speeding fallout: Tickets will be voided

WENATCHEE — State Patrol Chief John Batiste will throw away speeding tickets given near Cashmere earlier this week after his officers didn’t cite up to eight police officers — and the wife of another — who blasted through a speed trap Tuesday and Wednesday.

At play amidst the strangeness and charm

June Logstrom, 3, East Wenatchee tries out the rotating net climber in the newly opened playground at Walla Walla Point Park. Construction for the $265,000 play area started just after Labor Day and it opened Thursday morning. Chelan County PUD is planning a grand opening celebration at the site on Oct. 18.