Glen Prosser with Prosser and Sons of Spokane, takes apart playground equipment at Kenroy Elementary School on Tuesday, getting ready to move it to the opposite side of the school. He says he has worked on play areas for 35 years. "I've been assembling them so long that I'm taking out what I've put in," he says.
WENATCHEE — Nearly 100 people have urged the Wenatchee School Board and administrators to reject a state policy recommendation to allow transgender students to use school bathrooms consistent with their gender identity.
WENATCHEE — Anyone 18 or under will be able eat lunch free this summer at several locations in Wenatchee, East Wenatchee and Cashmere. One Wenatchee school will also be serving breakfast through the summer.
CHELAN FALLS — The driver of a pickup that collided with a school bus carrying about 50 students Wednesday morning has been arrested on suspicion of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
WENATCHEE — The spilled yellow paint radiated from all sides, oozing past sheets of paper, over floor tiles and into cracks. The student who knocked the paint can over sheepishly covered her mouth, shocked by the mess she'd just made. The rest of the class was not as paralyzed, calmly coming together to wipe up the spill and make light of the situation.
EAST WENATCHEE — Evelyn Medina was falling far behind in her credits at Eastmont High School. She didn't want to give up, but it became clear she wasn't likely to succeed in a traditional classroom environment.