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Old Man Winter made his first appearance of 2022 in a big way. On Jan. 6, Waterville residents awoke to snow hiding their vehicles, stairs, and anything left outside. With a forecast of at least a foot of snow, the overnight storm overdelivered, shutting down our town as well the surrounding towns.

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I am definitely not a "fish person.” When I cook fish, I use a lot of spices. Of course, I love British fried fish and chips with lots of tartar sauce and ketchup. Who doesn't? I ate fish sticks when I was young, when there was actually a nice-sized piece of fish in them. I try to eat salmon…

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I am definitely not a "fish person.” When I cook fish, I use a lot of spices. Of course, I love British fried fish and chips with lots of tartar sauce and ketchup. Who doesn't? I ate fish sticks when I was young, when there was actually a nice-sized piece of fish in them. I try to eat salmon…

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The Waterville-Mansfield team continued their winning ways over the past two weeks. They tamed the Bridgeport Mustangs 63-44. Then they grounded the Eagles 57-23. Then the Shockers destroyed the Wilson Creek Devils 51-21 on Tuesday. Friday, they corralled the Pateros Nannies 52-44. Finally o… Read more

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The Waterville-Mansfield boys basketball team continued to fight hard and find new ways to compete. Unfortunately, the final scores of this week’s games did not end the way the team had hoped for. On Friday night, the Shockers fell to the Bridgeport Mustangs 59-38. The following day the boys… Read more

The Waterville-Mansfield Shockers boys showed promise in their opening week, but they also showed they have room to grow. On Tuesday the Shockers opened their season with a 47-16 victory over the Cascade Christian Academy Wolverines. On Friday, they faltered against the Entiat Tigers 49-21. … Read more

The Waterville-Mansfield Shockers girls basketball team looked like a team determined to lay waste to their opponents. On Tuesday, they opened the season with a dominating 63-18 victory over the Cascade Christian Academy Wolverines. They followed their opening act up with a strong 54-38 vict… Read more

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This article comes from the Dec. 29, 1921 edition of the Waterville Empire Press. It caught my eye for a very simple reason. This article is from the last Empire Press published in 1921 and it contains good news. We have been inundated with political strife, disease, uncertainty, scandals, a… Read more

Pet of the Week

Caterpillar is a medium-sized, brindle and white, 5-year-old American pit bull terrier mix. Caterpillar is the happiest guy. He is so much fun… Read more

Dr. Pepper is as sweet as his name, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. Dr. Pepper is a 12-year-old, medium-sized, black and… Read more

Curtis is a 2-year-old, medium-sized, black and brown Rottweiler mix. Curtis has a heart filled with love, say officials at the Wenatchee Vall… Read more

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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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