The Weekly


Don’t let fear hold you back from achieving your true potential

I know that when I’ve lost my way I’ll need the support from those around me to guide me through the tough times. So I am taking it upon myself, in this moment of bliss, to pay it forward.

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Veteran to return relics from Iwo Jima (with video)

Owen Agenbroad will give the items he found in 1945 to the son of their former owner.

Winter is over? Not so fast ...

Cool high pressure behind Monday morning’s cold front will rule with fair weather until later Wednesday. Then a second reinforcing shot of cold air should zip through the area with a chance of showers followed by clearing on Thursday.

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Audubon Society meeting, field trip upcoming

The group's next meeting is 7-9 p.m. March 20 at Whitman College.

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Strawberry Waffle Supper takes place March 18

The monthly event will be 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Center at the Park.

Grandmothers’ Roundtable to explore tax-exemption issues

A panel will examine tax exemptions and their effect on revenue collection.

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175-year-old British police recruiting handbill gives one pause

The police couldn’t vote in elections, gossip with the public, walk or speak with comrades other than to exchange a word, then pass on, and while on duty were especially to “avoid conversations with female servants or other women.”

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Fathers, daughters have a ball at dance

Nearly 300 attendees enjoyed the annual event.

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Church to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

The event will take place 4:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Patrick Catholic Church.

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Local student to attend Interlochen music camp

Wa-Hi freshman clarinetist Hannah Cabasco will attend the camp this summer.

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Chili feed and bingo to aid cancer society

The event will be 4:30-8 p.m. Thursday at Waitsburg Elementary School.

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Speakers to describe native plant garden

A presentation will be 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Whitman College.

Class to teach preparation of Irish foods

The class will be 3-6 p.m. Sunday at Three Rivers Winery.

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Blustery weather at Hat Rock outing makes for sunny memories

“Can I just sit in the car while you walk?” Jared voices the very idea I’ve been hatching, and I frown.

Variety of resources available for the blind

“So what am I to do?” I asked. Just a few weeks earlier, noting a problem, I had made this appointment with my ophthalmologist, never expecting this verdict.