The River Academy’s Key Club hosted a holiday drive-in movie night last Friday as a fundraiser for Solomon’s Porch, a local shelter for teens. Students at the school were encouraged to make cars from cardboard boxes and arrive at the event in them. Along with the movies “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas” the event featured a snack bar, live music and an audience trivia game. According to the school Key Club advisor Ingrid Millard, they raised $945 for the shelter. F
The Okanogan football team beat Lind-Ritzville-Sprague 34-0 in the state 2B semifinal game, Saturday. Okanogan will advance to the championship game against Napavine at the Tacoma Dome at 4 p.m. on December 6.
More than 1000 people hit the ground running or walking in the seventh-annual Turkey on the Run on Thursday morning. The event is organized by RunWenatchee and benefits the Women’s Resource Center with both money and food.
Serve Wenatchee Valley and over 50 volunteers put together 375 of 450 baskets of Thanksgiving food and distributed them Tuesday to families in need at the Wenatchee Assembly of God church. It's the tenth year of the program.