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CHELAN - Chelan Middle School Drama presents: Are We There Yet? The More or Less True Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, by Burton Bumgarner, produced by special arrangement with Brooklyn Publishers, LLC. Public performances are at the Chelan High School Performing Arts Center on Friday,...
If you haven’t seen the 2000 movie, Pay It Forward, I encourage you to carve out an hour and a half of family time and watch it.  It’s the story of a middle school social studies teacher who gives his class an assignment to think of an idea that would change the world for the better and to put it...

This group of Pateros students, including some future FFA members, brought home several championship awards from last month’s Okanogan County Fair according to Pateros FFA Advisor Brevin Evenson. Sophomore Jenessa Scroggie won Grand Champion in both Market and Fitting and Showing for her Boer goat. Stevie Simmons’ feeder pig won Grand Champion honors. Charles Oborne won Grand Champion for his Youth Division Market Swine. Reese Stennes won the Youth Fitting and Showing Grand Champion. “Overall, all the students did a great job on their projects and had a great time,” said Evenson. “It was a great opportunity to build our program and I am looking forward to having these students be a part of my program for years to come.” Courtesy Pateros School District

The sheep judging event is a popular fixture every year at the fair. Mike Maltais/QCH
OKANOGAN – The 74th annual Okanogan County Fair demonstrated both its resilience and adaptability to adverse circumstances when it opened the gates for its four-day run last Thursday, Sept. 9. It was a far different scene from this time last year when the fairgrounds were sheltering livestock...

Braydon Murison was the Grand Champion FFA Beef Showman and had the Reserve Champion FFA Market Steer.
WATERVILLE – The Mansfield High School FFA class did not leave much in the way of awards for the other entries at the North Central Washington (NCW) Fair August 26-29 in Waterville. FFA advisor Jamey Jo Steele said the group returned for the Sept. 3, start of their school year with five Grand or...
Creative Arts Grand Champion:  Evalee Shafer - Mansfield Food & Nutrition Best of Show:  Ava Cummings – Waterville (Decorated Cake) Container Garden Junior Grand Champion:  Bailey Evans - Chelan Reserve Champion:  Bailey Evans – Chelan Ornamental Garden Best of Show:  Bailey Evans –...
BREWSTER – Students returned to school last Wednesday, August 25, in the Brewster School District making it the earliest start among the four districts in the Quad coverage area. The Bears were followed by Bridgeport, August 30, Mansfield, August 31, and Pateros due Sept. 3. Schools statewide are...
BRIDGEPORT - Highly Capable students perform or show potential for performing at significantly advanced academic levels when compared with others of their age, experiences, or environments. Outstanding abilities are seen within students' general intellectual aptitudes, specific academic abilities,...
QUAD CITIES – Ten students from Quad City schools are among 228 students from North Central Washington and beyond named as recipients of $1,061,700 in scholarship funds from the Community Foundation of North Central Washington (CFNCW). A CFNCW media release said this year’s award represents “the...
BREWSTER/BRIDGEPORT – Three recent graduates of Quad City high schools have made the spring quarter honor roll at Community Colleges of Spokane. Jacqueline Garcia-Corrales, a 2020 graduate of Brewster High School has made the 2021 spring quarter honor roll at Spokane Community College. John...

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