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Fire Relief Efforts

Tammara Green

Eduardo Castaneda, Quincy resident and a 2011 Quincy High School graduate, collected supplies this week for the victims of the recent wildfires in Chelan and Okanogan counties.

Treasurer: County wants a plan from QVMC to repay debt

The Grant County treasurer has given a stern warning to the financially strapped Quincy Valley Medical Center, saying that if it doesn’t come up with a plan to pay back nearly $4 million in loans from the county he will recommend commissioners get tough with the hospital.

Service dog gets a helping hand

Usually it’s Sammie the service dog who’s eager to step up and lend a helping hand.

Sports

Swim team headed to league finals on Saturday

The Quincy swim team is headed to Ephrata Saturday for the Wenatchee Valley Summer Swim League championships.

CWP wins 25th Mora Sr tourney

The 25th Annual Tony Mora Sr. Memorial Softball Tournament ended with a twist on Sunday.

Opinion

Would you like to become a community contributor?

I like to think of myself as an above average writer. After all, I’ve been writing consistently since I was the editor of the Edison Eagle back in ninth grade.

An ounce of prevention against crime

The old saying goes, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”

Schools

School district refinances bonds for big savings

Quincy School District has refinanced a portion of its outstanding bonds, saving district taxpayers $293,061 over the next 10 years.

District beefs up high school counseling office

Quincy High School is bolstering its counseling center heading into the upcoming school year.

Our Neighbor

Business is hot this summer for ice cream truck business

Children all over Quincy come running when they hear the electronic tinkle-tune “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf.” They know the Wheel of Fortune Ice Cream Truck is coming down their street. Money in hand and parents walking behind them, they scramble to be the first one at the window.

Quincy woman turns 100

Family and friends recently celebrated the 100th birthday of Frances Gregg.