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Support the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center Drive to Thrive

The Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center has managed to survive the past year and now needs increased public support to once again thrive in future years. Board members have increased donations even as they’ve cut staff and programs, but … Continue reading

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What Should We Do Now That We Own the Eastside Shoreline?

The transfer of WSDOT land south of the Odabashian Brige and north of the Pipeline Bridge for the Apple Capital Loop Trail marked a highpoint in community collaboration (see the Empire Press article last week and my previous blog. The … Continue reading

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Stanton versus Kavanaugh – Choose Stanton

Douglas County Commissioner Ken Stanton and challenger Carol Kavanaugh offer irreconcilable differences. Stanton, commissioner since 2000, insists his record demonstrates integrity and experience in improving County transparency and fiscal responsibility across all county services. Kavanaugh, a realtor/broker, served on the … Continue reading

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Local Elections with Universal Issues

Local Elections with Universal Issues Ballots should be mailed soon for the August 7 primary election. Primary results select the top two candidates for the general election and decide judicial elections with two candidates. I’m offering my reading of candidate … Continue reading

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Looking at Real Public Workers Protecting Us as Budgets Cut Services

    Why would I spend a day listening to Douglas County Sheriff’s Department employees talk about their jobs? Because understanding how they work and who they are helps me publish more accurate information. Why should you care? You pay … Continue reading

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