Posts Tagged ‘North Central Washington’

KOHO Arts Corner – 40th Annual Regional High School Art Show

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center once again hosts the 40th Annual Regional High School Art Show, in cooperation with the North Central Educational Services District and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Museum visitors can see artwork from students in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan Counties, with winners recognized in seven categories as…

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2019 Legislature: Sen. Hawkins on Community Forest Projects Bill

12th District Senator Brad Hawkins joins Dan Langager every Tuesday on the KOHO Morning Show during the 2019 legislative session in Olympia. Today Hawkins talks about a bill he’s sponsoring that would create the Community Forest Grant Program and Community Forestland Account, authorizing state and local agencies, tribes, and qualified nonprofit organizations to apply for…

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Becoming A Naturalized Citizen Takes Time, Money, Commitment, Local Expert Says

How many U.S. Senators are there? The House of Representatives has how many voting members? If both the President and the Vice President can no longer serve, who becomes President? Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the federal government. What is one power of the federal government? And the Federalist Papers supported the passage…

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Confluence Health Expanding Drug Take-Back Program Across NCW

If you have a prescribed pain killer that is no longer needed, it’s probably stored away in a medicine cabinet or drawer. Unused pharmaceuticals such as opioids should be discarded after there is no longer a need for them, but getting rid of them in a safe way is now a lot easier in North…

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2019 Legislative Preview For Local Businesses With Wenatchee Valley Chamber

With this year’s legislative session around the corner, KOHO turns to Shiloh Burgess, Executive Director of the Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce, to get the business perspective on happenings on Olympia. Burgess said two changes took effect January 1 – a higher minimum wage ($12/hour) and collections for the new paid family leave program. During…

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9th Annual NCW Community Success Summit Comes To Pateros Nov. 15

IRIS – the Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship – will showcase success stories at the 9th annual NCW Community Success Summit in Pateros Thursday, Nov. 15. “Pateros Strong” is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Pateros School Gym in Pateros. Organizers Nancy Warner and Angela Morris join Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning…

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