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Merriment Party Goods owner Brianne Vertrees, left, trains new employee Katelynn English. "I’m completely motivated by the thought that this is my one beautiful, wonderful life to live," Vertrees says. "How am I going to use it? When I’m 108 and looking back on my life, I know my regrets won’t involve failures, but the dreams I never chased."
Particpants in GWATA's "Women Rule the World" discussion Wednesday included, from left, GWATA Executive Director Jenny Napier, panelists JC Baldwin, Rosa Cruz, Wendy Dalpez, Brianne Vertrees and Kelsey Dew, and moderator Allison Williams.
Dryden cartoonist Dan McConnell
Cherry orchardist Kyle Mathison of Stemilt Growers inspects what the company calls "moon cherries," which reportedly grow "closer to the moon" on hills in the Stemilt Basin south of Wenatchee.
Sarah Shaffer/Wenatcheeoutdoors.org The Checkermallow flower is one of the flower species that is found strictly in the Wenatchee Mountains and Camas Meadows. The checkermallow can not be found anywhere else in the world.
Sarah Shaffer/WenatcheeOutdoors.org Dahlia Shaffer frolicking among the lush vegetation on the Camas Meadows trail.
Jul 20, 2016; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Mariners center fielder Leonys Martin (12) gets a sports drink shower from teammates, including second baseman Robinson Cano (22, left) during an interview following his walk-off solo-homer against the Chicago White Sox at Safeco Field. Seattle defeated Chicago, 6-5, in 11 innings. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 20, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; LA Galaxy midfielder Sebastian Lletget (17) and Seattle Sounders FC defender Dylan Remick (15) battle for the ball during the second half at StubHub Center. The LA Galaxy won 4-2. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
Reuters Sen. Ted Cruz speaks during the third night of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.