Dixie Bergren, 4, Peshastin, peels off heart stickers to put on a valentine she is making for a veteran Thursday at the Wenatchee Public Library. About 10 kids and some adults made valentines as part of a North Central Washington Campfire program. Cards from the annual event will be sent to a veterans hospital and given to patients, said local Campfire Executive Director Theresa Samuelsen.
EPHRATA — When the Pugh brothers grew up in Lynden, Wash., chess tournaments were a big part of their lives. Now some 40 years later and part of the Ephrata community, they share their love of the game with many others.