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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 — Lower-than-expected interest rates on $66.5 million in bonds will save Wenatchee School District property owners about 10 percent in taxes.
  2. WENATCHEE — Water should begin flowing again in the Highline Canal Thursday or Friday after repairs forced a partial shutdown earlier this week.
  3. WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee School Board won’t appeal a court order to rehire former teacher and coach Ed Knaggs, fired after a student drowned during his class in 2011.
  4. WENATCHEE — Need food? Chelan County Thrivent Chapter, the Wenatchee Community Center and the Wenatchee community will be offering free produce and other groceries free of charge.
  5. OLYMPIA — More than 20 North Central Washington schools won Washington Achievement Awards, the state’s highest academic honor.