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Record-breaking night at the track for Legend cars

The Wenatchee Valley Super Oval hosted 31 of the Columbia River Legend cars on Saturday. That many drivers on the same track is a record for WVSO, which necessitated two main events to handle the number of cars.

Paddleboard jousting to make debut; proceeds to fire victims

LEAVENWORTH— Take one of the area’s growing activities, add some renaissance flair and you get paddleboard jousting, one of the planned activities Osprey Rafting of Leavenworth is putting on to raise money for victims affected by the Carlton Complex Fire.
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Wenatchee native completes trans-continental bike route

The Great Divide Mountain Bike Route makes the few entrants who brave such an event climb more than 200,000 vertical feet by the time the trek concludes, equivalent to scaling Mount Everest seven times.
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Wenatchee Valley Super Oval: Vintage racers roll through

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee experienced a flash from the past at the Super Oval on Saturday. The track hosted two of the oldest race series in the Pacific Northwest: the West Coast Vintage Racers, a club of 1960’s-era speed hounds, and the CAN/AM Early Stocks, a crew of 1930’s coupes with massive horsepower.

Standup paddleboarding making waves

One foot into the chilly water of Fernan Lake was the motivation I needed: I would not be falling off that paddleboard. And I didn’t, which says more about the peaceful waters and the calm teaching of Kym Murdoch than my own poor technique. “You’re doing fine,” said Murdoch, the owner of Coeur d’Alene Paddleboard Company, who discovered the sport five years ago in Hawaii. She liked it so much, she was teaching the sport three months later. “I just fell in love with it,” Murdoch said. “It’s super easy, ...

Summer salmon fishing on coast is hot

The first day of summer is just around the corner, and fishing action is hitting full steam ahead for both salt- and freshwater fish.