WENATCHEE — Enrollment is down at Wenatchee Valley College 7.8% for the fall quarter, which is not unexpected as college enrollment is down across the state as the pandemic continues to impact.

WENATCHEE — Plans are moving forward to begin hybrid instruction for preschool through second grade students in the Wenatchee School District in the early weeks of November. At Tuesday’s Wenatchee School Board meeting, Superintendent Paul Gordon outlined the plan for the board.

WENATCHEE — The Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction has reached an agreement with local internet service providers to bring free internet access to low-income students and families in the Wenatchee School District — and beyond.

SPOKANE — Washington State University and Gonzaga likely will join universities across the country in cancelling spring break amid concerns that spring break travel would cause further COVID-19 outbreaks on campus.

SPOKANE — Around the state — but especially in Eastern Washington — public school districts are seeing enrollment declines as families seek other options because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

EPHRATA — Voters in the Ephrata School District will finally be able to see the results of the bond measure passed in 2019 for remodelings at several schools in the district.

EAST WENATCHEE — Under bright sunny skies Monday, some students were welcomed back to Eastmont elementary and secondary schools. About 3 percent to 5 percent of the most vulnerable students were allowed to return to school, Eastmont Superintendent Garn Christensen said at Monday's Eastmont S…

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It’s been six months since The Wenatchee World launched NABUR, the online community forum managed by Wenatchee World journalists. It has been a learning experience for the newsroom and members alike. We recently reached the exciting milestone of 1,000 members and are continuing to expand. 

Mayes Johnson, 3, Wenatchee, looks up at a red amaranth at the WSU Chelan/Douglas Master Gardeners Community Education Garden on Western Avenue on Thursday. Her father, McLain Johnson, who is holding the plant, said they come every week to see the progression of flowers. The garden is celebrating its tenth anniversary.

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