Kindergarten and preschool registration now open

Registration for the Cashmere School Districts 2019 kindergarten and pre-school is open.

Parents of children ages 4 and 5 must register by Aug. 31.

Registration packets are available at the Vale Elementary School office between the hours of 7:15 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

For more information, call 782-2211.


WVFF offers chance for free week at fly fishing academy

Wenatchee Valley Fly Fishers and Trout Unlimited are partnering to offer boys and girls ages 12 to 16 the chance for a free week at the 2019 Youth Conservation and Fly Fishing Academy June 23-29 at Hicks Lake in Lacey.

The academy is a youth education project of the WVFF and the Washington Council of Trout Unlimited. Participants will learn the basics of fly fishing and the importance of conservation, knowledge of outdoor ethics and sport fishing opportunities in the Northwest.

The $300 tuition fee will be covered by WVFF and the Icicle River chapter of Trout Unlimited for a limited number of applicants.

More information and applications can be found at Applications must arrive at WVFF by April 15.

For additional information, contact Bruce Meighi at 679-2274 or


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