DOUGLAS — Douglas County and the Bureau of Land Management are re-examining a longstanding question of whether to repair or close a rough section of Douglas Creek Road that leads to a popular recreation area for locals and visitors alike.
EAST WENATCHEE — Three parents of Eastmont School District students said they support changing the name of Robert E. Lee Elementary School because the name is offensive to many people and irrelevant to local history.
Over the centuries, abundant sunshine, water and natural resources have attracted many peoples to the valleys of Chelan and Douglas counties. First were the Wenatchis, Chelans, Entiats and Sinkiuse-Columbians.
WENATCHEE — A dump truck spreads gravel on the Apple Bowl field in preparation for the new artificial turf that will be installed later this summer. The field is scheduled to be turned over to the Wenatchee School District by September in time for the first football game.
Four hundred small aluminum squares were painted by students at Mission View Elementary school as an art project during the school year. Last week some students in the summer enrichment program helped artist Dennis Weddle of Bear Signs start to zip tie them to a chain link fence on the south side of the school, creating a massive art piece.