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Wotan the Faery Smasher was a big "hit."
Medieval Faire brings joy, captures whimsy CASHMERE - History, fantasy and a mix thereof collided on the grounds of the Chelan County Fairgrounds April 29 and 30 as the 10th rendition of the Two Rivers Medieval Faire held court. Although many thousands of dollars changed hands during the two-day...
Owen Lauerman poses with his chickens
WATERVILLE -- Owen Lauerman spent 13 years in the Army, was "blown up" in Afghanistan by an IED (improvised explosive device) and was subsequently medically discharged, but then wondered where his life was headed next. "I'm a chicken farmer," he said proudly at a recent tour of his farm out in the...
Holiday shopping boosts 4thQ 2016 sales statewide OLYMPIA - Shoppers in a spending mood during the holidays helped boost the state’s taxable retail sales by 6.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the same period in 2015, reaching $38.2 billion. That same holiday spirit also contributed to...
Charge Across Washington
Map showing route of Charge Across Washington
Plug-In NCW and the Wenatchee Electric Vehicle Association are sponsoring a demonstration drive this Spring. "Charge across Washington" is planned to highlight that an EV80 can now drive from Everett to Spokane along recently electrified US Highway 2. Our driver team, Randy and Anne Brooks are...

aerial view of Pangborn
Destination San Francisco nears $400k goal     Port of Chelan news release Destination San Francisco Bay Area, the Air Service Investment Program to secure a direct flight from Wenatchee’s Pangborn Airport and the San Francisco Bay area, has raised over $231,000 to date, more than half way to...
Editor's Notebook
Editor's Notebook In an effort to evolve our product and improve your reading experience, please signify your like or dislike of the following business features by emailing Managing Editor Gary Bégin: gary@ncwmedia.net. You can just ramble on or simply refer to the specific number below with a...
Sci-Fi crowd other-worldly By Gary Bégin Next time you hear someone laugh and say negative things about guys and gals who love role-play gaming, dressing up as Spiderman and watching Star Wars marathons remember, fantasy game players “got bank," that is to say, expendable income. That message...
Spruce and Willow Decor, dba the Spruce and Willow Home (SWH) store at 133 N. Wenatchee Ave., features antiques, used, vintage, rustic, new and repurposed items for the shopping public to enjoy and purchase. All told, an eclectic mix of just about everything for the discerning decorator and or...
Doug Morger of Eagle Home Mortgage
Doug Morger of Eagle Home Mortgage
SmartAsset, a financial technology company, recently released its third annual study on the Best Places to Get a Mortgage. The study determines top markets by comparing the likelihood of mortgage approval by county, in addition to mortgage rates, average five-year borrowing costs, and property...

The popular Entiat Kite Festival was held last month and despite the chilly weather - at least there was wind. Businesses in Entiat are always looking for ways to stop traffic on busy Highway 97A and enrich the economy while providing family fun. Entiat Chamber of Commerce President Alan Moen said he wanted people driving to Chelan to think of Entiat as more than "just a place to get gas." Gary Bégin/WBJ
The popular Entiat Kite Festival was held last month and despite the chilly weather - at least there was wind. Businesses in Entiat are always looking for ways to stop traffic on busy Highway 97A and enrich the economy while providing family fun. Entiat Chamber of Commerce President Alan Moen said...

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