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The value of the Wenatchee Jazz Workshop

The value of the Wenatchee Jazz Workshop

Eastmont music teacher Erin Smith talks about what this annual workshop does for students in the Wenatchee Valley.

Learning on the job | High school students build a house in Wenatchee

Learning on the job | High school students build a house in Wenatchee

The best way to learn how to build a house is to build a house. And it’s a good way to teach anything to a bunch of high school students. Wenatchee Valley Technical Skills Center students are building a house in Wenatchee. | A video by Wenatchee Valley Tech students Nick Dirk and Christian Mendoza.

Leader in Me

Leader in Me

Fourth graders Lilli Moubray and Bailey Viebrock talk about how 'The Leader in Me' program has helped them in school and in life. The program is based on the 7 Habit of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey.

Pay It Forward movement launches in NCW

Pay It Forward movement launches in NCW

Rebecca Maloney talks about why she was inspired to launch this grass-roots effort to encourage people to commit random acts of kindness and caring.

The new Wenatchee Learns outreach center

The new Wenatchee Learns outreach center

Diana Haglund, Wenatchee Learns Coordinator, talks about the downtown office that is opening to involve businesses in local education.

Riding Wenatchee

Riding Wenatchee

Pros Eric Porter and Jon Kennedy, each representing a slew of brands for outdoor and cycling gear, rode trails at Ancient Lakes, the Sage Hills and Saddle Rock, as the North 40 crew filmed them.

Central Rocks Interview - Wilfred Woods

Central Rocks Interview - Wilfred Woods

Chairman Emeritus Wilfred Woods of the Wenatchee World newspaper visits Central Rocks. Wilfred's father, Rufus Woods, was an early proponent of the Grand Coulee Dam Project in central Washington. Wilf ran the Wenatchee paper for many decades - and developed an interest in the area's Ice Age Floods story. Recorded on July 9, 2013.

A conversation with Frank Desplancke

A conversation with Frank Desplancke

Capt. Frank Desplancke of the Salvation Army talks about the need for more local donations to help families in poverty this Christmas. Here's our chance to help out.

A conversation with WVC President Jim Richardson

A conversation with WVC President Jim Richardson

Richardson talks about some new initiatives at Wenatchee Valley College, including a new bachelor of science in nursing that is expected to be in place in the fall of 2014.