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NCW - Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity that will change the lives of students in our region? Become a Scholarship Review Volunteer. The Community Foundation of NCW has over 130 scholarships, each with its unique set of criteria, to financially support students entering college...

In his annual address on Jan. 9, Superintendent Chris Reykdal shared information about student learning recovery, student mental health and well-being, graduation and enrollment data, school funding, and more. Submitted Photo
OLYMPIA —As the 2023 Legislative Session began, State Superintendent Chris Reykdal described the state of Washington’s K–12 education system in an annual public address from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) headquarters in Olympia. In the address, Reykdal provided updates...
CHELAN - On November 17 the North Central Washington Association of Realtors (NCWAR) Lake Chelan Council held its 8th Annual Realtor Fun Night and auction at Sorrento’s Restaurant at Tsillan Cellars.  Over 100 Realtors®, along with affiliated lenders and title and escrow companies gathered to raise...

Cindy Brown, a Brewster School District Kindergarten teacher, won an Okanogan County School Retirees’ Association $300 fall grant for curriculum to help her students learn to manage their emotions. Courtesy Okanogan County School Retirees’ Association

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WENATCHEE — Marco Martinez has been hired as the new coordinator of the Washington State University Master Gardener Program for Chelan and Douglas counties. Margaret Viebrock, director of WSU Extension in Chelan and Douglas counties, had most recently taken on the role of local Master Gardener...
PATEROS – The Pateros School District has a new interim superintendent following a vote by the district’s board of directors last month. At a special meeting held Nov. 14, board members approved the contract of Mike Parker, an educational consultant and retired educator. Parker agreed to join the...
PATEROS – The Pateros School Board met in special session on Monday, Nov. 14, to revisit a topic that was tabled at a special meeting the week previous: consideration to hire Mike Parker as interim superintendent to replace Greg Goodnight when he resigns at the end of the 2023 school year. At the...
After conducting a national search, Wenatchee Valley College Board of Trustees voted unanimously during a special board meeting this morning to approve hiring Dr. Faimous Harrison as the next president. Harrison is expected to begin in January, replacing Dr. Jim Richardson who has served as...
After conducting a national search, Wenatchee Valley College Board of Trustees voted unanimously during a special board meeting this morning to approve hiring Dr. Faimous Harrison as the next president. Harrison is expected to begin in January, replacing Dr. Jim Richardson who has served as...
WENATCHEE - The North Central Education Foundation (NCEF) Board is excited to announce they have partnered with community organizations to present more NCEF Teacher Classroom Grant awards than ever in 2022.  The grant awards were made possible because of the generous donations of organizations,...

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