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Miles Hodges brings his unique and acclaimed performance art to Leavenworth on Nov. 17 at Canyon Wren Recital Hall. (Photo submitted by Jennifer Korfiatis)
  Renown performance artist and poet Miles Hodges is set to perform in Leavenworth at the Canyon Wren Recital Hall on Nov 17. Hodges, 27, has been doing performances of original poems for the past 10 years, doing his original original poems, talking about his life, what he thinks of the world, how...
  City residents are being asked in the upcoming election to consider a proposition to fund improvements at Enchantment Park. The 10-year bond would provide $500,000 for improvements at Enchantment Park and also a play structure at Waterfront Park.  Leavenworth City Administrator Joel Walinski said...

Trey Ising
  Cascade High School graduate Trey Ising, 43, is running unopposed for Cascade School Board Member Director District 5, which represents Peshastin and Dryden. Ising, who grew up in Leavenworth, recently moved from East Leavenworth to Stine Hill, which puts him just inside the Cascade School...

Elmer Larsen
  Elmer Larsen, 75, is the elder statesman on the Leavenworth City Council. He started in 1987, then left as mayor in 2000, when he started working in Wenatchee. He stayed away for eight years. Then came back to the council when there were some things that concerned him.  He was planning to retire...

Clint Strand
  The race for Leavenworth City Council seat number six involves council vet Tibor Lak and former radio personality Clint Strand. Lak, 58, served 12 years on the council until he was defeated by Margaret Neighbors two years ago.  Lak, a lifelong Leavenworth resident, said numerous times people have...
  The race for Leavenworth City Council seat number five pits local businessman Gary Planagan against longtime local resident Sharon Waters. Waters, 73, was appointed to the council about one year ago to fill the seat vacated by Michael Molohon.  Waters, who has lived in Leavenworth for 47 years,...
  The race for Leavenworth City Council position 4 pits challenger Jason Lundgren versus incumbent Carolyn Wilson. Wilson has been part of the council for 10 years, from 2002-2006 and from 2011 to present.  The reason Wilson wants to run again is there are some goals she would like to see come to...
  The race for Cascade School Board seat number one pits incumbent Cindy Puckett against challenger Ellen Beardsley. Puckett, 59, has served one four-year term on the school board. She said she has learned a lot over that time.  “I’ve learned the processes as far as approving the policy and...

Photos submitted by Bri Rios The former Bindlestiff Cabins, now known as The Loge of Leavenworth.This is a view of three of the cabins.
  The former Bindlestiff cabins have changed hands again. The cabins were purchased recently by local entrepreneur Steve Demarest, who did some upgrading of the cabins, which sit on the edge of the Wenatchee River just east of the Wenatchee River Bridge in Leavenworth.   Now, the cabins have been...
  Vacation rates give part time city residents a break on their utility bill when they are out of town for often months at a time. The Leavenworth City Council is now further examining these vacation rates because of the impact on revenue to support city utilities.  The topic came up as part of the...

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