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Rufus Woods

Department: Editorial

Position: Publisher and Chairman

Responsibilities: Photographer, Reporter

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  1. Note: This column has been updated with the correct date for the helmet giveaway. It will be Sunday, April 26, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Memorial Park.
  2. The folks at Stanford are beginning to take notice of Wenatchee product Isaiah Brandt-Sims.
  3. The Jefferson Award ceremony in Seattle Tuesday night had a distinctive North Central Washington flair, with Mariachi Huenachi maestro Ramon Rivera and civic leader Jesus Hernandez taking center stage.
  4. The Cascadia Conservation District is looking for community volunteers to take part in a cleanup effort at the Cashmere Mill Site on Saturday, April 25 from 9 a.m. til noon. We asked Amanda Levesque, Cascadia's education and outreach specialist, about this event and and what the organization is doing to make this valley a better place to live.
  5. In times of crisis, it takes a special kind of leader to be willing to guide the way to a new future.