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One thing that I have learned throughout my public service, both during my school board years and in the Legislature, is the importance of being a good listener. Unfortunately, I think we have all observed politicians who mistakenly think that “talking” is their most important skill. It’s actually...

Ron McGaughey, Director, pictured above, of the Lake Chelan Historical Society Museum in Chelan, has created and installed a photograph and art exhibit at the Manson Library featuring scenes and commentary of fascinating happenings in the Lake Chelan Valley over many years. The exhibit is of interest to young and old alike. Stop by the Manson Public Library anytime during the months of October or November to enjoy this free exhibit. Manson Library hours are Monday 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Tuesday 12:30-7:30 p.m., Wednesday 10:30 a.m.-5:30, Thursday 10:30 a.m.-5:30 or Friday 10 a.m. -2:00 a.m.
Being a cancer survivor is both a relief and a challenge in its own way. While you might feel incredibly grateful to be alive, you might face a set of circumstances you never imagined — ones that perhaps never occurred to you as you supported someone you loved through cancer. Here are just five...
The first and second weekends of October “Crush” is an open house at Lake Chelan area wineries, offering the opportunity to really get a taste of what harvest is about. Many got the chance to tour through the cellars, stomp grapes, listen to music, watch harvest take place and learn what it is...

Michael Steele
CHELAN - Michael Steele wants to remain the 12th Legislative District State Representative for another term. The Chelan native recently spoke to NCW Media Managing Editor Gary Bégin about the various issues he plans on tackling if reelected. His answers follow: NCW Media: What new 12th District...
OMAK - Okanogan Valley Orchestra & Chorus present the season premier concert at the Omak Performing Arts Center on October 20, 2018 at 3:00 pm.  The concert is planned as an audience participation event, a musical quiz that will keep you engaged as you go on this “Musical Pursuit”. Matt Brown...

A 1915 American La France Speeder rebuilt in 2014-2015.
Mahogany & Merlot Vintage Boat and Classic Car Show took place on  Oct. 6-7 at the Lake Chelan Marina. The two day event featured Vintage Unlimited Hydroplanes  racing and Antique Mahogany Runabouts. People also had the chance to enjoy the classic and antique cars.  

On Thursday, Sept. 27, Chelan District 7 Firefighters Association received a donation of $7,485 from the Windermere Foundation. Windermere Real Estate Lake Chelan sponsors the annual Sup Cup races held at Lake Chelan. The paddleboard race was held on August 4 this year.
CHELAN - Local government stakeholders in the Chelan County planning area are in collaboration on the update of the Chelan County Multi-jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan pursuant to state and federal requirements. Responding to federal mandates in the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 (Public Law...

Rod Brooks of the Grandpa Project with his helpers for the day. Left to right: Cindy Pompili Brooks, Everline Kamuny, Rod Brooks and Ashley.
The Grandpa Project of Rod Brooks presented the first ever Grandpa Camp event in Chelan and those who attended appeared to have a wonderful time. On Saturday, Oct. 6, The Ruby Theater hosted the event, grandpas and their grandkids were able to enjoy the movie Paper Planes which followed by...

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