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Rapping Sewhilkin Jimmy

‘Rap music was at first good to listen to, then to dance to and then — wait! The lyrics… these folks are living the same life i am’

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October 2019

Adele Wolford

Maven of Arts on the Avenues looking to pass on her love of visual arts

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October 2019

Yes, There Is A Sun In Winter

It would seem, at least so far, that Old Man Winter is having a hard time committing to the season in NCW.

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February 2018

Why Have Leftovers Lost Their Appeal?

Moaned at many dinner tables is the familiar chant, “Not leftovers again!”

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February 2018

Russian Grown, Now American Sewing

Olga Lindsey, 33, is in the midst of tailoring a new life in the USA.

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February 2018

Circles In Art, Circles In Life

Within the cozy confines of Amber Zimmerman’s studio, circles are everywhere. 

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February 2018

A Nice Guy Who Gets A Jolt Out Of Theater

At a glance, you can probably tell musical comedy veteran Jeff Heminger, 37, is often cast as the nice guy, the handsome leading man.

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February 2018

Horse And Rider: 2 Make A Century

‘HORSES GIVE ME PURPOSE, TOTAL ENJOYMENT — PLUS HORSE LIFE IS VERY, VERY SOCIAL’

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January 2018

Burning Up Calories While Walking On Whipped Cream

The snow in the mountains in late November started me dreaming about snowshoe trekking.

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January 2018

'The Best Of Moab' In 3 Days

 A ROAD TRIP WITH SPECIAL PLACES TO WOW WITH COLORS, CONTOURS AND ONLY A LITTLE PHYSICAL EXERTION

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January 2018

A Change Of Plans

WHEN THE HILLS BECAME TOO STEEP, AND THE TOWN TOO CROWDED, THESE BICYCLISTS IN EUROPE SWITCHED GEARS

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December 2017

The Voice: Creating A Satisfying, Rewarding Life In Theater And Beyond

“Being an actor kind of caught me by surprise,” explained David Cochran Heath, recently retired from a satisfying and life-sustaining 31 years in the theater.

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December 2017

What Would We Do Differently?

Reflecting Upon Our Time In Costa Rica 

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December 2017

Waxing Eloquent

Artist Etches The Topography Of Her Past.

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December 2017

Re-Runs: Selling The Used To Help Seniors

In bygone days an assembly of apple warehouses and packing sheds dating from the 1940s, a café, a fish hatchery and several homes made up the little community of Chelan Station, where packed fruit was loaded onto railroad cars for shipment.

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December 2017

One Grandmother & Two Special Weddings

If you are fortunate enough to live long enough, you may well attend your grandchildren’s weddings.

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December 2017

Mother Updates Book On Son's Suicide, Urges Better Prevention

Unexpected tragedy can strike at any time as our family experienced in 2005 when our oldest son Matthew took his own life.

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December 2017

Pie - Yes, That's Pie - For Breakfast

Daylight is arriving later each day, so rather than parading out to the garden in the morning, it is time for leisurely breakfasts.

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November 2017

Climbing The Space Needle, Step By Step

It started with a commercial I saw on KING TV last summer, bringing my attention to the Base 2 Space: Seattle’s Most Iconic Climb — an opportunity to raise funds for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

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November 2017

Graceful House Rose From An Awkward Lot

Flint and Jamie Hartwig knew they wanted to build a house for themselves in 2007, and their drives around the Wenatchee area finally yielded the perfect, imperfect property.

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November 2017

Life As An Entertainer: 'This Is What I Know How To Do'

Wenatchee actor and director Matthew Pippin’s life rotates around two major non-competing forces: a love of family and a love of performance.

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November 2017

What Can Go Wrong When Tagging A Calf

The air was cool and fresh during the spring day, early in the year. 

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November 2017

Comforting Local Foster Kids In Transition

As I navigated the maze of cubicles hung with beautiful quilts, I donned a black apron embroidered with “Office Mom” in purple.

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November 2017

Amazing Greenland

Late Summer reveals dramatic Mountains, glaciers running to the Sea and the tundra in Full Bloom.

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November 2017

A Serendipitous Fall Hike Into Lake Valhalla

We cherish our annual fall hike.

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November 2017

Finding A Falconer In The Foothills

Birds of prey used for no-kill nuisance bird abatement programs

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September 2017

Running Through Landscapes

Running ‘is only one way to experience the feeling of simply moving quickly across terrain. That is incredibly grounding to me’

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September 2017

The Lavender Man

Former pro basketball player and teacher in Tasmania finds a new field among purple petals. 

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September 2017

Moms Hiking With Their Boys

A chance to just be with their sons on the edge of the teenager years

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September 2017

Be Still

Learning that life is not all about doing, but being. A lap cat helps.

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September 2017