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City Council discusses a variety of business including annexation, funding and rejecting bids at the August 28 meeting.
  There was little wiggle room, both literally (nearly standing room only) and metaphorically, for lengthy debates due to the loaded agenda at the August 28 City Council meeting. Many Leavenworth citizens trickled into City Hall on Tuesday - amongst the high attendance was a cluster of individuals...

Families, tourists and Leavenworth locals all piled in for the opening.
  The Bavarian powerhouse, Rhein Haus, that is a hybrid of a restaurant and beer garden opened to the Leavenworth public on Monday, August 27. At 3 p.m. the first customers trickled onto the outdoor patio for gourmet brats and German beer. With the promise of transporting patrons to Bavaria via...

Student Prince: Pictured: Duncan Menzies as Detlef; Anna Galavis as Kathie; Kyle Sholinder as Prince Karl Franz, Ron Bermingham as Dr. Engel, Michael McCormick, Gary Lumsden, Scyler Cuthill, Haunz Stroschein, and Mason Atwood as Students preparing for The Student Prince.
  While being bored with royal life isn't something we all can relate to - most of us have faced a time we've briefly kindled a love for something responsibility has eclipsed or a situation when duty has outweighed our own personal happiness. And the musical, The Student Prince encompasses this...

Just one of many information boards scattered throughout the camp grounds to keep the staff and troops updated.
As the wildfire season continues to stretch across forests, the entire country remains captive. Newsstands bear a dizzying variety of headlines with words like 'containment', 'destroy', and 'evacuation', snagging attention from worried citizens. Staggering numbers regarding wind percentage, acreage...
Compacting Christianity, teens and adventure is the overarching goal of non-profit organization, Youth Dynamic's Washington program, Stonewater Ranch. Now, Ken Solem, founder of the Leavenworth location and program director, is working toward adding a new dimension to the experience by bringing...
  Whether the mood strikes for an afternoon pick-me-up in the form of coffee with a splash of cream or it's one of those days that calls for something stronger on the rocks - Squirrel Tree Resort will soon be able to fulfill either desire. Owner Vito Fedor has revitalized the restaurant and resort...

John and Susan Wagner
  The Leavenworth Summer Theater has been a constant in Leavenworth summers since 1994.  This season, founders John and Susan Wagner, are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the theater program.    A Leavenworth community staple, the theater has been flocked by locals, tourists and returning faces...

Coming in on 5 semis the new 59er Diner rolled through Leavenworth last week with an entourage of antique ('50s era cars) and Elvis.
  Notorious for the variety of frothy milkshake flavors, from tropical coconut to traditional, thick chocolate - 59er Diner is a roadside treat where tourists and locals alike have slammed their brakes to stop and indulge their sweet tooth. The jukebox humming an Elvis melody and vinyl booths give...
  The promise of an Alpine Coaster, a Soaring Eagle Zipline, Eurobungy Trampoline - and 58 parking spots. The progression leading to the development of the both dreaded and eagerly awaited Adventure Park has put residents, the city and businesses interlocked in controversy. Residential concerns...

The Chelan PUD Board held a public hearing at the Confluence Technology Center Monday, August 6. Pictured from left are General Manager Steve Wright, Commissioners Garry Arsenault, Steve McKenna, Ann Congdon and Randy Smith.
    Chelan County PUD commissioners last week listened to comments from 14 people on a proposed rate for cryptocurrency operations that reflects the cost of buying variable-priced market power to serve miners and assures cost recovery for any new infrastructure investments.   The comments on Aug. 6...

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