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Now please

Now please

By Melea Johnson

For Goodness Sake Published Feb 5, 2018
I will..... live by new rules. Be open to new possibilities. Make dinner a nightly event. Jump in a pool with my clothes on. Miss my flight home, several times. Acquire a new couch. Enjoy life every day.

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Yuletide Lights: Tales of Home and Family 2nd Edition

Yuletide Lights: Tales of Home and Family 2nd Edition

by Lenore Plassman (Author),‎ Rohvannyn Shaw (Illustrator, Contributor),‎ Dave Plassman (Contributor)

V Gallery Published Feb 3, 2018
Sixteen tales of love, laughter, giving and warmth. The stories are drawn from the richness of the author's experiences and tell of strength in the midst of adversity, generosity amongst poverty. Walk in dark and lighted places of street, island, ...
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Far-Fetched

Far-Fetched

By Melea Johnson

Travel & Leisure Published Feb 1, 2018
I can get ready in 5-minutes. When it comes to a new adventure, taking time to apply makeup is of no concern no matter how many times I've been told the importance of a good primer.

With a ...
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Painting Goes Global

Painting Goes Global

4,781 miles and a walk in the rain…transport of painting goes global

V Gallery Travel & Leisure Published Jan 30, 2018
I left SeaTac Airport on a February day with a box of rolled painted canvas to be delivered to an art patron in Portugal, who at the time lived in Amsterdam. Turns out it was less expensive to simply make ...
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By Jan Thacker

By Jan Thacker

For Goodness Sake Published Jan 28, 2018
New Year’s Eve is such an interesting time. The whole world celebrates the fall of one year and the rise of the next. At the stroke of midnight, bleary-eyed partiers in plastic hats plant slobbery sentimental kisses on spouses ...
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We danced in the streets of Paris

We danced in the streets of Paris

what sisters do when together

Travel & Leisure Published Jan 27, 2018
We danced in the streets of Paris. My sister and I. Far, far away from Seattle and what was expected of us. We sang and we danced like we always wanted, but perhaps were never allowed to. Parisians came to ...
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100 Percent Pass Rate for Big Bend Community College Nursing Grads

100 Percent Pass Rate for Big Bend Community College Nursing Grads

Health Matters For Goodness Sake Published Aug 26, 2017
Big Bend 2017 nursing program graduates pose for a photo before their official pinning ceremony on June 17. All 17 of the graduates passed the NCLEX-RN licensure exam on their first attempt.

The Big Bend Community College Nursing program has been ...
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Emma Gunderson

Emma Gunderson

2017 Miss Moses Lake Rodeo Roundup Queen

Published Aug 1, 2017
Ephrata, Washington is home to Emma Gunderson, where she lives with her parents, Jason and Jenny Gunderson and her sisters, Hannah and Ruby. Emma is a 2016 graduate of Ephrata High School. She is attending Big Bend Community College to obtain ...
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Sue Tebow Named Charles Eastin Award Recipient

Sue Tebow Named Charles Eastin Award Recipient

Press Release posted by Randy BLODGETT on February 20, 2017

For Goodness Sake Published Feb 20, 2017
The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) has named Sue Tebow, agri.CULTURE, Moses Lake, Washington, the Charles Eastin Award Recipient for 2017. This award honors an individual who stands out as an advocate for accurate communications between rural and urban audiences. ...
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Running in circles

Running in circles

By Melea Johnson

Health Matters Published Feb 3, 2017
As long as I can remember I have run at life as fast as I can, taking on projects, never saying no to a new idea, bubbling over with enthusiastic fervor for new adventure, and always being ready. However, keeping ...
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The Day I Floated in the Sky

The Day I Floated in the Sky

Travel & Leisure Published Sep 9, 2016
While working for the Venue Magazine you never know what opportunities or surprises will come your way… so when I was offered the assignment to ride in a hot-air balloon at the Quincy Valley Balloon Festival, I jumped at the ...
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Top 5 Ways to Show Your Local Law Enforcement Some Love

Top 5 Ways to Show Your Local Law Enforcement Some Love

For Goodness Sake Published Jul 28, 2016
Once every 51 hours, an officer is killed in the line of duty. That number is staggering. These 5 little ways to show your love for officers in your area sounds so simple and minor after reading that number, doesn't it? One ...
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A Man Cave Gone Right - A Celebration of Love, Friends, and Family

A Man Cave Gone Right

A Celebration of Love, Friends, and Family

For Goodness Sake V Gallery Published Jun 16, 2016
“Orlando is about as far away geographically as we can be from a US neighbor. However, the hurt and harm done there resonates deeply with myself, the staff of the Venue, and likely most of our readers. We have a ...
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This Lady Has a History, but What About Her Future?

This Lady Has a History, but What About Her Future?

Moses Lake landmark for sale, drastic reduction… BIG opportunity

Published May 28, 2016
As soon as I stepped inside this infamous landmark in Moses Lake, I was transcended into a place that gave me the urge to leave behind my cell phone, my laptop, and get lost in something meaningful. This rare gem ...
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Instructions for Photos with KJ

Instructions for Photos with KJ

Health Matters Published May 6, 2016
Later today we will be posting the link for you to receive your photos! YAY! We are so excited for you to get them. So that you're prepared to work the site we have a couple of screenshots for you ...
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Seahawks Fever

Seahawks Fever

Health Matters Published May 3, 2016
Many of you came to support the Moses Lake Medical Team in their fundraiser endeavors starring KJ Wright, of the Seattle Seahawks. Venue Magazine would like to thank all of you that came and showed your support. The lines started ...
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Meet Seahawks Player in Moses Lake

Meet Seahawks Player in Moses Lake

Health Matters Published Apr 25, 2016
Moses Lake Medical Team has a very exciting announcement! On Saturday, April 30, from 10am until noon, Seattle Seahawks, Defensive End KJ Wright will be in Moses Lake to do autographs and have pictures taken. If you want a photo with ...
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Big Bend 2018 nursing program graduates pose for a photo before their official pinning ceremony on June 16. All 16 of the graduates passed the NCLEX-RN licensure exam on their first attempt.

BBCC Nursing Program & graduates shining; all 16 pass licensure exam

CONGRATULATIONS!

Health Matters Published Jul 20, 2015
The Big Bend Community College Nursing program and its 16 recent graduates are all smiles this week after receiving news that the entire graduating class passed their NCLEX-RN licensure exam on their first attempts.

The program has personified success ...
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