WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School seniors Serena Fitzgerald and Austin Schmaltz have been named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program.
WATERVILLE — The Community Foundation of North Central Washington is now accepting applications for the Waterville Community Fund Grant, which provides funding for innovative programs that help meet the needs of Waterville and its citizens.
EAST WENATCHEE — Pharmacy students Anna Phung and Hahn-La Phan already know how to give nearly painless flu shots. The two Washington State University pharmacy majors have each given hundreds of flu vaccine doses — shots and sprays — to patients of all ages.
Initiative 1351 on the current ballot is an irresponsible, self-serving, budget bashing measure that exploits a soft spot with voters while hiding the enormous, untenable price they will be forced to pay. Worse, the research suggests all that expense and sacrifice will bring little or no improvement in the education of their children. Nothing.
WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School has been picked to receive the Safe Sports School Award by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. The award recognizes high schools that provide excellent athletic training and prevention, care and treatment of sports-related injuries and illnesses.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee School Board has scheduled a workshop from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday to hear presentations on the second phase of its school construction bond and a new program that will improve communication between the district and community.
WENATCHEE — About a dozen frustrated parents attended a Wenatchee School Board meeting Tuesday to criticize the district’s Make Your Day program while supporting a new, more positive behavior program in local elementary and middle schools.