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The Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce was recently made aware of a potential fraud threat to PPP borrowers, and we encourage you to take due diligence to protect yourself and your business. On December 1st the Small Business Administration (SBA) was ordered by a Federal Judge to release data on all...
A press release from the Lake Chelan School District on Dec. 2 states: As of this morning, the school district has been informed that two staff members at Morgen Owings Elementary were exposed to a family member who tested positive for COVID-19.  The exposure was outside of the school campus. As...
Return to Learn Update: Nov. 30   Dear Lake Chelan School District Families     Although it may have been quite different this year, I do hope that you enjoyed the recent Thanksgiving holiday!      I want to bring you up to date regarding some important decisions our Board of Directors...

Morgen Owings Elementary (MOE) students cross Bradley Street, at Johnson Avenue with crossing guards. Motorists are reminded that the Speed Limit is 20 mph when school is in session. Crossing guards are also located at the corner of Woodin Avenue and Bradley Street. RuthEdna Keys/LCM
Editors Note: This letter to Lake Chelan School District families was sent out by the district on Nov. 2.   Parent/Guardian Guide- Safety Protocols for In-person Instruction can be found at: English- https://app.eduportal.com/documents/view/771047, Spanish- https://app.eduportal.com/documents/view...
NCW - The Wenatchee Valley College Campus Life office is hosting a number of events this November. All events will be held virtually and are free and open to the public, unless specifically noted otherwise.  Details, registration and Zoom links for all events can be found at wvc.edu/...

Chelan High School teacher Seth Manthey LCM File Photo
 Since 1996, the Voya Unsung Heroes program has awarded more than $5 million to help the nation’s educators turn creative teaching ideas into reality.    Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), a leading provider of retirement plans for educators, announced today that Seth Manthey, a teacher at...
NCW - The Community Foundation of North Central Washington has disbursed $106,633 to all school districts in Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan counties from donations made to the Back to Basics school fundraising campaign in September. The funds will directly help students and families who are...
East Wenatchee, WA – The health officer for the Chelan-Douglas Health District urges families to skip the tradition of trick-or-treating this year and plan holiday activities closer to home. It may be a hard message for some families to hear, but trick-or-treating during a pandemic is a bad...

Paula Arno Martinez
WENATCHEE - A new member was appointed to a five-year term with the Wenatchee Valley College Board of Trustees this month. Paula Arno Martinez attended her first board meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 21. “I want to be more involved in local community issues and am passionate about working with...
As we continue to navigate the challenges imposed by COVID-19, I would like to thank all of you, including our students and families, our teachers and classified staff, our Board of Directors, and our administrative team – for their hard work and ongoing planning since early August. Remote...

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