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‘Future Belongs To Them’ – Tech Students, Businesses Highlighted At Annual Innovator Awards

The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance (GWATA) and its partners hosted the 19th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon yesterday at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Over 350 people attended, checking out booths by local tech businesses and STEM students showcasing their work advancing technology in North Central Washington. Since 2000, GWATA has recognized over 75 local innovators, with awards in five different categories.…

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Behind The Mask: SAGE’s 7th Annual Enchanted Evening Gala

SAGE, the local domestic & sexual violence agency serving Chelan & Douglas counties, is hosting its 7th Annual Enchanted Evening Gala on Saturday, March 9th at the Wenatchee Convention Center. The evening will consist of a silent & live auction, raffle games, dinner and more. Tickets are now available online at,…

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Wednesday’s GWATA Luncheon All About Tech-Savy Businesses, Teachers, Students

GWATA will recognize 33 innovators from North Central Washington during the 18th Annual Innovator Awards Luncheon this Wednesday, Sept. 26.

The nominees were submitted by the community for their innovation and accomplishments in entrepreneurship, technology, and education, said Jenny Rojanasthian, GWATA’s Executive Director. She said the luncheon celebrates the drive, passion, and spirit of innovators in the region while inspiring those whose who are just starting their journey.…

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Wrapping Up Red Cross Month With Hometown Heroes Celebration

The American Red Cross is recognizing the country’s everyday heroes during Red Cross Month. Hometown Heroes is a way to recognize good deeds done in the community and the 10th annual celebration takes place tonight at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

Megan Snow, Executive Director of the Greater Inland Northwest chapter of American Red Cross, joins Dan Langager to talk about the event, recap Red Cross Month and talk preparations for wildfire season.…

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Confluence Health Hosting Concussion Summit In Wenatchee Thursday

Concussions have been in the news a lot the last few years, especially in professional sports. But athletes of all ages, as well as parents, coaches, trainers and administrators, are looking for more information about recognizing signs of a concussion and what to expect from a healthcare provider who is managing the concussion, said Dr.…

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Annual Mini Maker Faire Looking for ‘Makers’ Across Wenatchee Valley

The third annual Wenatchee Mini Maker Faire is coming up Saturday, Oct. 21 at the downtown Convention Center. It’s a gathering of curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these “makers” to show hobbies, experiments, projects.…

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