Brenda Bickel of East Wenatchee wears a big heart as she participates in the 3rd annual Go Red for Women Heart & Sole Walk in Wenatchee on Friday. The event is aimed at raising awareness about the signs and symptoms of heart disease and heart attacks in women. According to the National Heart Association, more women die of heart disease than all forms of cancer.
Orchard workers prune trees in an orchard off S.E. 8th Street in East Wenatchee. Apple and pear trees are pruned every winter to ensure a good cycle of fruiting wood. Trees that are not pruned become congested with old branches and produce less fruit.