I have been perusing the columns that my grandfather, Rufus Woods, wrote during his tenure as The Wenatchee Daily World editor and publisher from 1907 to 1950. Thankfully, someone was smart enough to put all of his columns in scrapbooks.

Folks in our region who have chosen not to get vaccinated seem to be the threat of the Delta variant of COVID-19 more seriously and taking steps to protect themselves. COVID vaccinations by Confluence Health are running double what they were recently, according to CEO Dr. Peter Rutherford.