John and Jean McNeill of Wenatchee celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14.

Heading towards fall means “the end of the season; now what?” That’s our final Third Saturday in the Garden event on Saturday, Sept. 18 at WSU Chelan/Douglas Master Gardener’s Community Education Garden on the northwest corner of Western and Springwater avenues in Wenatchee.

While forests burned and the air filled with smoke this summer, my colleagues at Winthrop National Fish Hatchery prepared to evacuate their homes. Yet even while they packed essentials into their vehicles, they stayed focused on fish, making plans for what to do if the hatchery itself had to…

Recently I was reflecting on where I was and what I was doing when I learned of the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers in New York City. For whatever reason, I added 9 and 11 in my head. I had never thought to total those two familiar numbers before. But this year the sum total is most app…

WENATCHEE — NCW Tech Alliance has expanded its programming to include a Digital Presence Website Program, offering small business owners the opportunity to learn how to build their own website and teaching them the tools to maintain it.

This will be a summer to remember. We may not have appreciated the heat, but the weeds have been delighted with it. I have heard a great deal of moaning about spotted spruge, purslane and even crabgrass. Even if people applied a pre-emergent in a timely manner, the crabgrass has flourished e…

Glenn and Carla Stuart of Wenatchee celebrated their 50th anniversary on May 29. They are planning a trip to Hawaii to celebrate.

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College Foundation has announced the 2020 winners of The Outstanding Friend of the College award and The Harvey Award. Annual awards recognize the support and accomplishments of community members who champion WVC.

Wayne and Gail Worthen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary during an anniversary dinner on Aug. 5.

WENATCHEE —In great weather last Saturday, 83 people enjoyed learning more about growing tomatoes and then taste testing them during the 11th annual Tomato Gala.

Pybus University will return with in-person classes from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays beginning next week. Classes will take place in the LocalTel event center at Pybus Public Market unless otherwise indicated below. Any questions can be directed to To sign up for classes, visit…

Amy Elizabeth Brandt and Andrew Gove Cunningham of Raleigh, North Carolina, were married Feb. 13 at the Merrimon-Wynne House in Raleigh.

What an amazing year for World's Best! This competition has never been as competitive as it was for 2021! The community known competition saw more than 13,000 nominations in round 1 which made up more than 2,300 businesses, people, and places across our community.

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