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Photo Courtesy of Arlene Abbott A student steps on to the InBody scale to get his pre challenge reading. This scale is more advanced than a typical gross body weight scale and also measures the weight of water, bones, fat and muscle.
MANSON - What do you think about when P.E comes to mind, just an easy ‘A’ class where you get to run around for an hour. Do mental images of the endless games of dodgeball, softball, badminton, flag football and capture the flag come to mind? What about Cross-Fit? For the past three years,...
  SEATTLE - Students from the Lake Chelan area have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for Winter 2017 Quarter. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits and have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (out of 4).  Students...
  St. Paul, Minn. –  Marta Vegdahl-Crowell, the daughter of Rolf Vegdahl and Karen Crowell of Chelan, graduated from Macalester College on May 13.  Vegdahl-Crowell received a liberal arts degree in International Studies.  Vegdahl-Crowell is a graduate of Chelan High School. Macalester College...
MANSON - The Manson School District will be offering free summer meal programs for all children in the area starting Monday, June 19, according to a press release by Director of Operations Eric Sivertson. Meals are available at no charge to children 18 years of age and younger and the programs...
CHELAN - With the Chelan Schools on the precipice of summer vacation, it’s time to bid farewell to the “Elite Eight” of teachers and staff that are retiring at the end of the school year from Lake Chelan School District. • Kit Couchee Couchee has been with the Lake Chelan School District since...
ENTIAT / MANSON / CHELAN - For most high school students, June is just another fun month in the sun before heading back to class at the end of August, but for the 182 seniors from Entiat, Chelan and Manson that just graduated in the last week (two for Entiat seniors) this fall will be a little bit...
CHELAN - CASHMERE - It is time once again for the Chelan County Fair Pre-tagging and weighing for all market livestock that is to be entered in the Chelan County Fair.   There are two options for exhibitors.  The first option is to bring fair animals is Saturday, June 3 at the Chelan Rustler’s...
ANACORTES - Manson might be nestled among the Cascade Mountains, but that doesn’t mean students in Manson still can’t enjoy the perks that come with being within a few hours to the Pacific Ocean.  One being the ability to embark on a 3-day sailing expedition through the San Juan Islands, which...

Photo courtesy of Chelan FFA Left to right: Aislinn Davis, Ashley Sams, Rod Cool—Advisor, Jessie Oules, Owen Oules, Kenny Reeves and Stephanie Olivera the Chelan FFA Livestock CDE team earned an 8th Place Plaque at the State Livestock CDE in Spokane.
  CHELAN - Chelan FFA Members traveled East to Spokane to compete in the Washington State FFA Livestock Career Development Event and the last Meats Evaluation CDE before State.  Eleven members made the trip and competed well at the events held on Wednesday May 3rd in conjunction with the Spokane...

Photo courtesy of Chelan FFA Chelan FFA Chapter First Year CDE Teams: Left to right: Laura Montoya, Alondra Lopez, Ashley Sams, Obed Diaz, Max Nims, Bailey Heimark, Dee Lysiak and Ella Tshetter.
  CHELAN -  Chelan FFA will be sending 19 members to the 87th Washington State FFA Convention in Pullman on the campus of Washington State University May 10-14. Members have qualified to compete in a variety of Career Development and Leadership Development Events.   The First Year CDE teams were...

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