Wenatchee Valley Humane Society is hopping right now with adoption appointments for cats and dogs, but it also has a group of pets you might not think about the shelter having many of — bunnies! WVHS has a bunch (or, a fluffle, if we’re being technical) of bunnies with breeds ranging from Li…

With three combines, a grain cart, several grain trucks and a crew of about eight, the Thomsens were working to bring in the wheat crop from fields along Road 3 Northwest about 7 miles east of Waterville.

Hunting and fishing have long been popular among Douglas County residents as attested by this article from the July 24, 1930, edition of the Waterville Empire-Press. It sounds like at that time residents especially enjoyed hunting game birds. I can envision some delicious dinners with a roas…

Bongo is looking for someone to love, say officials at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. Bongo is a 3-year-old, large, black and tan shepherd and Siberian husky mix. He’s had the unfortunate life of being outside in a kennel and forgotten, without the attention he craves and deserves. He …

The following article, published in the July 28, 1932, edition of the Waterville Empire-Press, tells of a community meeting to make plans for renovations at the Bridgeport School. Community members showed forth their support and contributed what was needed to complete the project.

Dora is a 4-year-old, small, black and tan domestic shorthair mix. Dora was quite worried when she arrived at the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society, but she has blossomed. She is very friendly and likes to meet new people. She is looking for a nice, laidback, easygoing home, and may just be pe…

Property owners will soon be able to apply to be on the town’s historic register through the Waterville Historic Preservation Commission.

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Sisters Valerie Smith, Natalie Marx and Jenny Wright and their families set up a row of chairs on Smith’s parking strip on Birch Street for a view of the Waterville Rollers’ classic car cruise Saturday.

Bambi is a 4-year-old, large, white and tan American pit bull terrier mix. Bambi has had a very challenging life, but despite everything, she still loves people. She’s shy and can worry about new things. She finds peace and security in her crate and likes to go there when things get too hect…

Kuma is a 3-year-old, medium-sized, brown and black domestic longhair mix. Kuma is being overlooked and we do not know why! She is the friendliest, sweetest girl, so lovable and likes to talk to you and purr. She is beautiful, and would dearly love to be your friend and companion. Every day …

This article from the July 10, 1930, edition of the Waterville Empire-Press tells about that year’s harvest wage scale. It gives us insight into the various harvest jobs involved and the earnings typical of that day.

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