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WENATCHEE - Wenatchee Valley Erratics Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 29 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum, 127 South Mission, Wenatchee. The Wenatchee Valley Erratics presents a holiday extra. Marli Miller, Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Oregon,...
MANSON – Manson Parks and Recreation Board Members held a special meeting Thursday, Nov. 16 at the Parks Office. The 2018 budget was discussed at the special meeting, with coverage on proposed pay increases to parks employees. The proposed raises range from three percent to four and a half percent...

Chelan High School drama students performed an educational skit on the creation and establishment of Lake Chelan. The students pictured are reenacting the resistance and settlement of glaciers.
  CHELAN – The Initiative for Rural Innovation and Stewardship (IRIS) hosted the annual Community Success Summit in Chelan this year. Wednesday, Nov. 8, the Community Gym was full of various levels of personal and entrepreneurial successes.  IRIS holds annual social seminars throughout the...

Steve Kline guides Councilmembers through the affordable housing presentation, Tuesday, Nov. 14 at City Hall. The presentation provided the applicability of affordable housing in the City of Chelan, and avenues for attainment of the housing.
CHELAN – Steve Kline and John Olson of Friends of Lake Chelan presented a “Citizen Campaign to Promote Affordable Rental Housing in the City of Chelan” slideshow to City Council at the general meeting, Tuesday, Nov. 14 at City Hall. The presentation provided thorough and specific answers to the...

Linda Van Lunsen, Historic Downtown Chelan Association president
CHELAN – City Councilmembers convened Tuesday, Nov. 14, at Council Chambers for a regular meeting. The full agenda included a variety of standardized topics under consent, public hearing, motion considerations, and administrative reports. However, the public comment segment of the session was...
WENATCHEE, WA – The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and the Lake Wenatchee Recreation Club, is offering a free Snowmobile Safety Certification Class to young snowmobilers in December. The free class is designed for youth ages...
CHELAN – Apple Cup Café will once again be hosting their annual Thanksgiving Dinner, Thursday Nov. 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Apple Cup Café, located at 804 E. Woodin Ave. in Chelan, will be providing a community dinner of all the traditional holiday foods, including turkey, yams, cranberry...

Gaylen Willett
  CHELAN - Gaylen Willett, owner of Gaylen Willett Insurance in Chelan, has been selected by UnitedHealthcare to serve on the AARP Services Inc. (ASI) Agent Advisory Council, a forum established to gather information to help enhance the products and services that benefit AARP members. Willett is...

Patty Fink (left) stands with co-owner of Kelly’s Ace Hardware Gene Kelly. Fink retired from the business after 40 years of dedication to the company.
CHELAN – Kelly’s Ace Hardware, located on Woodin Avenue in Chelan, has been a part of downtown Chelan for close to 60 years. Over the last 40 years customers and co-workers were greeted with the friendly face of Patty Fink. After devoting four decades to Kelly’s, Fink has retired, as of Oct. 1, and...

Chelan Fire and Rescue 7 received first place in Management Excellence Award Program through the Washington State Fire Commissioners Association.
CHELAN -- Chelan Fire and Rescue’s Leadership/Management team and fire department were recognized by the Washington State Fire Commissioner Association at their Fall Conference in Spokane October 28, 2017. Chelan Fire and Rescue participated in the “Management Excellence Award Program” in the...

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