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Rick Steigmeyer

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Features, Neighbors, Photographer, Reporter

Contact Rick

Phone: 509-664-7151 (work)

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  1. WENATCHEE — Lighthouse Ministries has begun work to consolidate many of its homeless programs in one large building on South Columbia Street.
  2. CHELAN — Rocky Pond Winery raced into Chelan last summer like a kayak knifing across a windless lake. Or, as David and Michelle Dufenhorst might say, like a bike ride through the vineyards of France and Italy.
  3. WENATCHEE — Ballots were mailed out Friday for the February special election that includes some school levies and other propositions in Chelan, Douglas, Okanogan and Grant counties.
  4. WENATCHEE — The Community Foundation of North Central Washington is accepting applications for its Stronger Schools grant program. 
  5. WENATCHEE — Christopher Danko, Elizabeth Ferrell and Jordan Hartley have advanced to the regional level of the national Poetry Out Loud contest.