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Lake Chelan School District Superintendent Barry DePaoli gave a presentation at the March 11 informational meeting at the Chelan High School Pac about the upcoming school district bond. Photos by Elijah Larsen
CHELAN - On Monday, March 11, the Lake Chelan School District held it third informational meeting on the proposed bond for the district. The Community Conversation and Tamale Feed was held at the Chelan High School PAC. Approximately 200 people attended the event to see a presentation and...
Congratulations to the Chelan HS Science Olympiad team who competed in the Regional Science Olympiad competition at Spokane Falls Community College in Spokane on Saturday, Mar. 9.  The team consisted of 12 students (up to 15 can be on a team) of all grade levels freshman through senior, and came in...

Project Coordinator at Cascadia Conservation District Patrick Haggerty.
CHELAN – In an effort to prevent and protect the City of Chelan from wildfire, a town hall meeting was held on March 7 at the Chelan Senior Center. “We think of fire season a constant threat to our town, tonight’s meeting is about looking forward at what we can do in our neighborhoods that would...
The Miss Lake Chelan pageant “Life is Sweet in Lake Chelan” took place on Saturday, March 9 at the Chelan High School Performing Arts Center. That night Ashlyn Sanderson was crowned as Queen of Miss Lake Chelan by the 2018 MLC Queen Lucy Bordner and Princess Rosa Lopez Barboza. For more photos see...

Manson Park and Recreation District held a public forum on March 6 at the Manson Grange to hear the public's input in regards to the acquisition of Leffler Field. Left to right: Jeff Conwell, Randy Reed, Taylor Quigley, Rob Campbell, Travis Schoenwald, Robin Pittman and Kara Raftery.
MANSON – More than 40 Manson residents gathered at the Manson Grange Wednesday evening to show their full support towards the purchase of Leffler Field. Before receiving the public’s input, the Manson Park and Recreation District presented their comprehensive plan and went over the five current...

Chelan Valley Community Nurses Suzie Zimmer and Michelle Jerome.
CHELAN – A local anonymous donor has offered to match up to $10,000 in donations pledged from the beginning of the year up to March 31 as the Chelan Valley Community Nurse program continues with fundraising efforts. Earlier last week, CVCN  nurses Suzie Zimmer and Michelle Jerome received the news...

Fire commissioners Jay Witherbee, Phil Moller and Russ Jones during the March 7 Special Fire District meeting.
CHELAN – Chelan Fire Chief Tim Lemon will retire at the end of 2019. On behalf of the Chelan Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners Russ Jones made the announcement during a special meeting held on Thursday morning, March 7, at the Fire Hall. Chief Lemon has spent the last 10 years, of a 40 year...

 Ana Torres Ana is the daughter of Celia and Cipriano Torres. She is on the school’s soccer and softball team and played basketball her freshman and sophomore year. She is involved in Interact Club, Med Club, band, competes in FBLA, is an officer for FCCLA, plays in her church worship team and is a full time Running Start student. In the summer, Ana worked for Chelan Fruit and helps with her mom’s Daycare. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, drawing, spending time with her family and playing with her dog Max. After graduation, Ana plans to go to Northwest University and become an Entrepreneur.   Ana’s favorite TV Show is Fuller House and her favorite movie is Black Panther. Her favorite song is “Over and Over” by Chris McClarney and her favorite book is “Before I Go” by Colleen Oakley. She is most inspired by her mom for her perseverance and strength to be both a mom and a dad after her dad had a stroke. Ana’s most treasured keepsake is a cross necklace her brother gave her for Christmas.    Ana favorite thing to do in the Lake Chelan are is go swimming with her family and have late night bond fires. Her proudest moment is when she won the FCCLA leadership award for her region. If she could trade places with anyone, she would choose Sadi Robertson for her passion and bold love she has for others. Ana believes she would represent the community well because she is a very outgoing person people can look up as a role model, is already very involved and can bring new and diverse ideas with the desire to bring her community together. 
Eight young ladies from Chelan High School will be vying for the title of Miss Lake Chelan on Saturday, March 9, 7:00 p.m., at the Chelan High School Performing Art Center.  

Wellness/Outreach Director Agustin Benegas.
CHELAN – The Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinic Board of Commissioners were given a business plan progress report on the first pillars at their regular meeting on Feb. 26. The business plan was approved in December and it was agreed by the board that every quarter updates should be given....
CHELAN - Aging and Adult Care of Central Washington,  with local support from Tender Loving Care for Seniors,  will begin  a monthly Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group (Alzheimer’s Café) for Chelan/Manson, starting Wednesday, March 27, 2019 (4th Wednesday of each month) at the Lake Chelan...

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