Sometimes the best ideas just find you. One such idea was a request for an automated external defibrillator (AED) for Palisades Elementary School.
During the Feb. 13 special election, voters gave their approval for the Hospital District 2 (Waterville Clinic and Waterville Ambulance) levy as well as levies for the Waterville, Orondo and Palisades school districts.
A levy for Douglas County Hospital District 2 and levies for Orondo, Palisades and Waterville school districts will go before voters Feb. 13. Ballots for the special election will be mailed out on Jan. 26.
Getting enough wood for cooking and heating in the winter was a problem for early settlers in Palisades.
This is the fifth of a series of seven stories featured ahead of the seventh annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Quincy on Nov. 15. This year’s event, “Seeding Success, Growing ONE Community,” will celebrate stor…
News of college students from the Empire Press coverage area
Replacement maintenance and operations levies passed by healthy margins in four Douglas County school districts last week. A special election was held Feb. 9, with levies on the ballot for Bridgeport, Mansfield, Orondo and Palisades school districts.
WATERVILLE — Voters in four Douglas County school districts should receive ballots this week for levy measures. Voters in Bridgeport, Orondo, Mansfield and Palisades school districts will receive the ballots. They should be completed and mailed or dropped off at a ballot drop-off box by Feb.…
WENATCHEE — Teachers from Waterville, Brewster, Palisades and Eastmont have been awarded classroom grants from the North Central Educational Service District Educational Foundation. They are among 54 teachers throughout North Central Washington awarded grants this year in the areas of litera…
Patricia “Patty” Paulus, a hay and cherry farmer from Palisades, recently earned the grand prize award at the conclusion of a six-month national promotion sponsored by New Holland and its parts and service devision. New Holland sells and services a line of agricultural equipment including a …
Honor roll students from throughout Douglas County.
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WENATCHEE — Workers looking for jobs, or a new career, have opportunities this summer in what is currently a hot job market. Read more