The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Lo27° Mostly Clear


Hi45° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo20° Mostly Clear


Hi50° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo29° Mostly Clear


Hi54° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo34° Partly Cloudy


Hi59° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo36° Partly Cloudy


Hi60° Mostly Sunny

Student recital Feb. 28

OMAK — The Okanogan County Music Teachers Association will host a student music recital Saturday at 4 p.m. at the River of Life Church, 46 Hopfer Road.

Donations accepted for upcoming fundraiser

WENATCHEE — The Junior Service League of Wenatchee is collecting donations for its fundraising event, My Girlfriend’s Closet (MGFC), held March 19-22 at Mission Village, 212 Fifth St.

Methow Conservancy first Tuesday event

TWISP — The Methow Conservancy and the Washington Native Plant Society Okanogan Chapter will host “Spring Flowers to Know and Love” on Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Twisp River Pub.

2014 awards for Chelan Fire and Rescue

CHELAN — Chelan Fire and Rescue held its 2014 awards dinner on Jan. 31 to recognize members who distinguished themselves throughout 2014.

Wenatchee student’s second time in House page program

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School freshman Jack Yount served as a page Feb. 9-13 at the state House of Representatives in Olympia. He was sponsored by his 12th district Rep. Brad Hawkins, R-Wenatchee.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

Reader scrapbook

Three-year-old Laini Tupling and the family’s 6-year-old Shih Tzu, Bentley, spend some quality one-on-one time in a Huggies box. Laini put Bentley into the box first and then climbed in with him. Grandma Ann Featherly of Okanogan took the photo while Laini was visiting. Laini’s parents are Coleman and Megan Tupling of Spokane Valley and Tristan Cook of Yakima.

Pfister, Martin

Karlen Pfister of Leavenworth and Andrew Martin of Moses Lake have announced their engagement.

Gaskell, Codd

Molly Codd and Joshua Gaskell were married Oct. 4, 2014, at the bride’s family home in Spokane. Lydia Bell officiated the ceremony.


Birth announcements throughout North Central Washington

Warren, Peters

Kiera Warren and Ryan Peters, both of Seattle, have announced their engagement.

9th annual chess tournament winners

EPHRATA — The 2015 Waypoint Foundation Scholastic Chess Tournament took place Feb. 7 at the Parkway School cafeteria in Ephrata.

Button design contest winners chosen

MANSON — The Manson Apple Blossom Festival Committee chose its winners for the 2015 Manson Apple Blossom Button Design Contest.

FFA District VII award winners

CHELAN — The Chelan High School Agriculture Education Department and Chelan FFA have announced District VII area award winners for 2015.

Varsity dance team wins at invitational

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee High School Apple-Ettes varsity dance team placed in two categories at the Quincy High School Dance Invitational on Jan. 31.

Gold level certification for student store

CASHMERE — Cashmere High School’s school-based enterprise (SBE), Mr. G’s, was among 68 SBEs in the United States to achieve Initial Gold Level Certification this year and will be recognized at DECA’s International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Fla.