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WENATCHEE - We are looking for the best photos of birds to showcase the talents  of our local photographers. This photo contest is open to anyone living in our four county area of Chelan, Douglas,  Okanogan or Ferry  counties. You can submit up to three digital images to the contest for free. You...
CHELAN -The National Fire Protection Association notes that portable fire extinguishers can “save lives and  property by putting out a small fire or containing it until the fire department arrives, but portable  extinguishers have limitations.” The three most commonly used fire extinguishers are...
Olympia - We are only 31 days into the New Year and already there have been four fire fatalities in homes with no working smoke alarms.  The State Fire Marshal’s Office is encouraging every household to develop and practice a home escape plan.  This is a critical component to giving you and your...
WENATCHEE - The American Red Cross is inviting nominations from the community for the “Hometown Heroes” among us. If you know of a local individual or organization who has done something courageous or exceptional that deserves recognition, please take the time to nominate them. Nominations will be...
WENATCHEE - The Community Foundation of NCW is now accepting applications for its Stronger Schools grant program that supports public schools and school districts serving grades Pre-K through 12 in Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan counties. Application deadline is March 15, 2018. Up to $5,000 is...
CHELAN - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will close the Beebe Springs Unit of the Chelan Wildlife Area on Jan. 11 until maintenance can resume this spring. WDFW Lands Operation Manager Rich Finger said that a vault toilet on the property, just east of Chelan off Highway 97 on...
NCW — This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage. Severe winter weather has had a tremendous impact on blood donations...
CHELAN – The Tender Loving Care (TLC) for Seniors program, of Chelan, is looking to expand their client list and is currently accepting new clients to match with their volunteers. TLC is a volunteer/client program that matches volunteer visitors with seniors throughout the Chelan and Manson areas...

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