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Wild exhibiting signs of progress

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Wild are preparing for another lengthy road trip that will shed some light on how much this young team’s developed since September.
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Panthers dominate Wildcats in volleyball opener

WENATCHEE — Despite a number of departures from last year’s Big Nine championship team, the Wenatchee volleyball squad picked up where it left off with a dominant win over cross-river rival Eastmont on Wednesday.

No newspaper delivery today

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee World will not print its Tuesday edition today, following press complications from the power outage that affected downtown-area businesses this morning.
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Food truck kills power to Wenatchee businesses

WENATCHEE — Power's back up to most all homes and businesses along a portion of busy North Wenatchee Avenue after a food-delivery truck snagged a transmission line and pulled down a pole.
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Deputy forester heads to Wyoming

WENATCHEE — Clint Kyhl, deputy forest supervisor for the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest since 2009, has been promoted to supervisor of the Bridger-Teton National Forest in Wyoming. Kyhl, 52, will begin work in Jackson, Wyo., on July 28.
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Former AppleSox pitcher Gonzales drafted No. 19

SECAUCUS, N.J. — Left-handed pitcher Marco Gonzales made history Thursday afternoon. The talented southpaw from Gonzaga and the AppleSox was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals at No. 19, which is the highest a Zag or AppleSox player has ever been drafted.
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Wenatchee recognized for lunchroom makeover

WENATCHEE — Efforts to improve school lunches offered in the Wenatchee School District have gained statewide attention. Best known is the district’s farm to school food program, which, in its third year, purchased about $70,000 worth of fresh fruits and vegetables from local farms this year.
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Wenatchee schools are taking nutrition to a new level

WENATCHEE — It’s nearly noon on Thursday, and students at Mission View Elementary School are pouring through the hot-lunch line, then fanning out to the fruit and salad bars, and past an end table where whole wheat rolls are handed out. There, Kent Getzin, Wenatchee School District’s food service director, tries to lure each child into accepting just one sprig of fresh, garlic-roasted asparagus onto their tray.
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On a cloudy day, the thunder rolls

PATEROS — The dark clouds looked threatening enough, but the roar of thunder that rolled up from Wenatchee to Oroville on Saturday didn’t come from the sky. It came from the 180 motorcycles stretching out for more than a mile as they rode 150 miles north for the 11th Annual Run for the Border charity ride.