I never will forget the summer of 1969. It was the summer I bought my first car and got my first job. I can remember driving that ‘59 Studebaker Silverhawk to my job at KPQ radio as though it was yesterday.

BELLEVUE — Grace Lutheran Church’s library sits dark and empty, its prayer garden littered with rubble, vines spilling onto the walkways of the 3-acre property. The worship hall, many years ago filled twice a day for services, lies quiet, late-afternoon light streaming in as long grass flutt…

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican this week reaffirmed Catholic teaching that priests cannot reveal what they learn in confession, in an apparent response to moves in Australia and elsewhere to force them to do so in cases of sexual abuse.

WENATCHEE — With the season turned to summer, the Wenatchee Valley YMCA encourages children and parents in Chelan and Douglas counties to explore the many benefits of swimming, while also keeping safety top of mind.

My dad’s been gone for a long while, but I still honor him on Father’s Day, because he was just a really good guy and I loved him for it. If your dad is still around, I urge you to spend this day with him. No parent-child relationship is perfect, but having a father who is there for you has …

After nearly 15 years of helping protect children and supporting their families, Jamie Lackey had seen some things: moms using plastic grocery bags as diapers, washing disposable diapers and reusing them, returning them so they can pay for gas to get to work.

Concerning major behavior problems, parents often tell me they’ve tried everything. In more than 40 years of doing this “parenting expert” gig, I’ve never run across a parent who was telling the truth about that. Since the 1960s, we’ve drifted so far away from a commonsense understanding of …

WENATCHEE — Patrick A. Bucknum was recently installed as the new Wenatchee Stake president by Elder Scott D. Whiting, a general authority of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and sustained by local church members.