The Road to 1914 is the subtitle of Margaret MacMillan’s new book, “The War that Ended Peace.” She describes the turn-of-century European politics, with ineffective kings and crumbling Balkan societies and early talk of war.
It was 1967 that Bruce and Gwyneth Mitchell gave the old Mitchell home to the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society on south Wenatchee Avenue. Since that time, the society has become an essential part of taking care of our valley’s animal population.
The tree fruit folks are in town in big numbers for the Hort convention. Exhibitors are here in big numbers, too, filling the ground floor of both the convention center and the lobbies of the Performing Arts Center and the convention hall.