REPORTING FOR DUTY: New teachers are greeted by the Rev. Patrick J. O’Sullivan, pastor of St. Joseph’s Parish in Wenatchee, and the Rev. Joseph Graaff, assistant pastor. The Sisters of St. Joseph of Newark had just arrived to teacher at the new St. Joseph’s parochial school, which was dedicated Sept. 29, 1955. From left, are sister Mary Joan, Sister Rose Anne, Sister Teresita and Sister Superior Norbert.
Davie Hinshaw/Charlotte Observer/TNS Susan and John Dixon adopted Marvin about 10 years ago when their son, Alex, was 10-years-old and daughter, Cara, was 8-years-old. They gave him up for adoption soon after. Recently they got a call from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Animal Control after their name was retrieved on Marvin's chip after someone dropped him off at the shelter. The family decided to re-adopt Marvin and are now happily living together again.
Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group/TNS Aaron Castle stands in front of his 139-square-foot tiny house on wheels in San Bruno, Calif., on June 3, 2016. As housing prices soar in the Bay Area, a growing number of people are living in tiny houses as a way to save money.
Gary Reyes/Bay Area News Group/TNS Aaron Castle stands at the the back porch of his 139-square-foot tiny house on wheels in San Bruno, Calif., on June 3, 2016. As housing prices soar in the Bay Area, a growing number of people are living in tiny houses as a way to save money.
The Tuplings' strawberry rocks look right at home in the family's strawberry patch, ready to fool birds looking for an easy snack.
Hannah Jo Tupling, 5, is ready to paint strawberry rocks.
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Chelan County volunteer firefighter Mark Lounsbury sweeps up Squilchuck Road after a two-vehicle accident destroyed a rental travel trailer about noon Thursday. Firefighters at the scene said there were only minor injuries in the accident.
Long rider Bernice Ende spends some time with her horse Montana Spirit during a layover in Winthrop in late May.
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