The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Hi66° Partly Sunny


Lo44° Mostly Cloudy


Hi67° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo46° Mostly Clear


Hi68° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo45° Partly Cloudy


Hi65° Chance Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo46° Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy


Hi65° Partly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo46° Mostly Cloudy

Dear Abby | Husband needs help moving beyond past sexual abuse

Dear Abby: My husband recently disclosed to me that he was sexually abused by his cousin, who was the same age, when he was in high school. She blackmailed him by threatening to tell everyone he had raped her. She used this power over him to coax sexual favors but never intercourse.

Dear Abby | Wife in sexless marriage is tempted by outside offer

Dear Abby: I’ve been in a committed relationship for 19 years, and have been married for three years. My husband is wonderful, except he has absolutely no sex drive. And of course, in the true nature of opposition, mine is off the charts.

Dear Abby | Woman in modest housing discourages dropping by

Dear Abby: I lost my longtime job but have remained in contact with a few former co-workers, meeting for an occasional lunch or dinner. One woman in particular has been pushing to meet at my place. Abby, I’m not proud of where I live now, and I don’t want to have to explain this to her.

Koch — McKay

Riley Koch and Carsey McKay were married May 6 during a private ceremony officiated by Rev. Shon Ramey.

Mussen — 50th

Charles and Katheryn Mussen of Wenatchee recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They have planned a vacation to the Oregon coast to celebrate their anniversary.

Century Mark — Ruth Sorensen

Ruth Sorensen will celebrate her 107th birthday at 1 p.m. today at Heritage Heights Assisted Living in Chelan.

Egbert — Yokel

Jacob Egbert and Amelia Yokel were married Aug. 6 at a private residence in Leavenworth. The ceremony was officiated by Michelle Taft of Seattle, cousin of the bride.


Wenatchee Midwife and Childbirth Services

Lambert — 50th

Dale and Kathy Lambert celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 13 during a gathering at their home. The celebration was organized by their children.

Dear Abby | Profession of love comes too soon for divorcee now dating

Dear Abby: I'm a recent divorcee who has started dating again. I have been seeing this guy — also divorced — for a few months, and he recently told me he loves me. There's definitely a mutual attraction, but I'm not ready for love again, which we've discussed in great detail.

Dear Abby | Husband’s new acting career gets bad reviews from family

Dear Abby: I have been happily married for 20 years to an amazing man, “Boyd.” Eight months ago, he left his administrative job to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming an actor. He is working hard on auditions and shoots, and I am very proud of him. However, when he left his job, it felt to me like a pronouncement rather than the result of our usual mutual decisions.

At a border fence, families are so close and yet so far

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — Andres Gallegos Arguello stood on the American side of a metallic mesh fence in Friendship Circle between San Diego and Tijuana. His mother and father stood on the other side.

Dear Abby | Husband feels overworked at this job and in his bed

Dear Abby: I am 23, married for four years and have three children. My wife and I have always had strong sex drives. I recently accepted a dream job that pays very well. On the downside, I work 12 to 14 hours a day, and by the time I get home I’m exhausted.