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Dear Abby: Whistleblower is dismayed by lack of official response

Dear Abby: I am a widow in my early 50s. While I was dating a prominent OB-GYN, I found out that he’s involved in criminal activity — operating a so-called “pill mill.” On our last date he asked me to join an escort service he was starting.

Caudill — Jordan

Lanna Jordan and Dennis Caudill were married Sept. 26 in Chelan by Rev. Samuel Detwiler.

Roberts — Drescher

Kacey Drescher and Zachary Roberts were married Aug. 22 at Karma Vineyards in Chelan. The ceremony was officiated by Rev. Susan Wallace Hermann of La Cañada Flintridge, California.

Dear Abby: Caregivers for sick pets also deserve respite from stress

Dear Abby: Our family dog recently passed away after a year-long decline. I had grown up with him. He had reached the point where he needed daily care for his body, even though his mind was 100 percent there. Near the end, things got very bad. I got only about four hours of broken sleep a night caring for him, and no one in the family would help me. During part of his daily care routine, he had a second accident all over the freshly cleaned floor. I lost it ...

Getting a leg up academically through dance

AKRON, Ohio — Sixteen Harris Elementary third-graders spun around on their bottoms on the gym floor last week as music director Ron Hazelett played along on the keyboard. When lead dance teacher Shauna Conzaman yelled out stage directions, the kids stopped, with their bodies facing upstage, downstage, downstage right, downstage left and more.

Longer fasts might help with weight loss

It’s official: Americans’ 24/7 culture of work, entertainment and digital connectivity now also extends to our dietary consumption patterns, new research finds.

Dockins — Peterson

Taylor Peterson and Kyle Dockins were married in July at Ohme Gardens.

Lundy — Greer

Hailey Greer and Tyler Lundy were married Aug. 22 at Highlander Golf Course in East Wenatchee. The ceremony was officiated by Kyle Greer, brother of the bride.

Century Mark | Ruth Sorensen

Ruth Sorensen celebrated her 106th birthday Saturday during a family celebration at Heritage Heights Assisted Living in Chelan.

Smith — Nikolas

Whitney Nikolas and Jake Smith were married June 13 at a private residence in East Wenatchee.

Ottosen — Tidd

Tawnee Tidd and Grant Ottosen were married July 25 at a private residence along the Columbia River. The ceremony was officiated by the Honorable Fred Van Sickle, grandfather of the bride.

Roberts — Drescher

Updated 9/28/2015 to correct spelling of bride's name, this article was originally published 9/27/2015.