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What to do in the Wenatchee area

NCW Blues Jam, every second and fourth Monday, 7:30 – 11 p.m. Columbia Valley Brewery, 538 Riverside Dr, Wenatchee. Info: facebook.com/NCWBluesJam. 2 Left Feet, every Thursday, 7 – 9 p.m. 2 Left Feet is a loose organization of local dance … Continue reading

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Artist as medium

By on March 25, 2015 in Articles, Arts with 0 Comments
Artist as medium

  By Susan lagsdin You’d never ask a writer her favorite word, or a violinist his favorite note, but here goes a question to Wenatchee painter Lindsay Breidenthal: “What’s your favorite color?” She was actually looking forward to the question. … Continue reading

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Part Spanish, part Mediterranean, part hippie, and all hand crafted

By on March 25, 2015 in Articles, Homes with 0 Comments
Part Spanish, part  Mediterranean, part hippie, and all  hand crafted

Story by Susan Lagsdin Photos by Donna Cassidy A late-winter sound of spring came in birdsong to Nahahum Canyon, where Chris Hartwig’s home place nestles into a south-facing slope about four miles up the winding road. He said, after commenting … Continue reading

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The Guanajuato Coffee Scene

By on March 25, 2015 in Articles, Good food, Travel with 0 Comments
The Guanajuato Coffee Scene

It is always a pleasant late morning stop to have coffee, just like going to the Vogue in Chelan. Besides you always need to stop and rest after the brisk walk to the historic centro.  You can always get the … Continue reading

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Letting go

Letting go

By Rachel DiLorenzo “Middle-aged man falls from plane.” For “Brave Dave” Yancey, that’s an ideal headline for his newfound passion, skydiving. The fun began with daughters Jacqueline and Heather. Jacqueline gave her sister a Groupon for a first jump course … Continue reading

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Open season in the Sage Hills

Open season in the Sage Hills

  Editor’s note: With the April 1 opening of the Sage Hills trail just days away, we thought we’d run this story from a couple of years ago from the WenatcheeOutdoors website about how much fun a spring day run … Continue reading

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A dark hike to greet the sun on Saddle Rock

A dark hike to greet the sun on Saddle Rock

By Molly Steere When my friend Erin suggested a sunrise hike up Saddle Rock, I immediately loved the idea. Getting up early for an adventure feels like a privilege and holds a giddy anticipation for me. I’m weird like that. … Continue reading

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Summer arts programs open registration

By on February 26, 2015 in Arts with 0 Comments

Leavenworth – Icicle Creek Center for the Arts has opened registration for nine educational programs scheduled for the summer of 2015. Scholarship funding is available. The 2015 education programs offered by Icicle Creek Center for the Arts include: Icicle Creek … Continue reading

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Moving family to Costa Rica for an adventure

By on February 24, 2015 in Articles, Outdoors fun, Travel with 0 Comments
Moving family to Costa Rica for an adventure

By Geoff Barry I have had a dream for some time now, maybe 20 years. I suppose it first became a plan 10 years ago when my wife and I were dating. I asked if she would be willing to … Continue reading

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Dipping a toe into Belize

Dipping a toe into Belize

By Jessica Creel Some place easy to get to, English speaking with beautiful beaches I think was the original conversation. Hawaii is usually a first thought, but we decided we wanted something less familiar, something different, something unique. It was … Continue reading

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These are the good old days for local fishing

These are the good old days for local fishing

By Dave Graybill We’ve all heard the phrase: “Yeah, but in the good old days we really had it good.” It usually is spoken by someone who misses what they once had. An abundance of something that just isn’t as … Continue reading

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