Thank You – We Couldn’t Do It Without You

Current Donors 08/01/2021–08/07/2022

Founders Circle

$10,000 for Three Years

Brenda & Ross Biederman
Aubrey Adelle Bliss
Rota & David Bump
Dana & Casey Cowell
Cameron & Dan Farley
Susie & Bill Janis
Diana & Richard Milock
Sera & Richard Thompson
The Wege Foundation

Best Sellers List


Leith and Gloria Butler
Dan and Marsha Edson
Mike and Rhonda Estes
Cameron and Dan Farley
Jon and Sue Kinne
Eleanor Luedtke
Janet Wolf

Summer Gala Hosts



West Shore Bank

The Bump Family


West Shore Bank

Aurora Cellars


Mission Table – Wayne & Terry Lobdell


Marty & Olivia Lagina


Casey & Dana Cowell


Brenda & Ross Biederman

Susie & Bill Janis

Susie & Bob Kuras

Diana & Richard Milock


Robert & Anne Tucker

Pulitzer Club


Sara and Eric Bergsma
Arleta Bernson
Ross and Brenda Biederman
Richard and Susan Bingham
Bob and Marcy Branski
Rota Bump
Clark and Karen Bunting
Tom and Pam Caldwell
Dick and Sue Campbell
Bob and Suzy Cline
Susan and Al Cogswell
Camille Colatosti
Bill and Paula Cordes
Debra Edson
Renee and Don Fedrigon
Steve and Ann Fisher
Bob Giles
Ward and Mary Gillett
Carol and Bob Goff
C. Joanne Grabinski
Gail and Robert Hetler
Chip and Shirley Hoagland
Beth Holmes-Bozung and Kevin Bozung
Jim and Diana Huckle
Carol and Paul La Porte
Rorie Lewis
Wayne and Terry Lobdell
Janice and Michael London
Kathy Magliochetti
Larry Mawby and Lois Bahle
John and Mary Melvin
Richard and Diana Milock
Anne Montgomery
Betsy Moore and Jay Wood
Dawn and Kean Oh
Linda and Max Proffitt
Peter Romeo and Chris Varner
Vicki Stanton
Sera and Rick Thompson
Stephen Tomlinson and Pam Fletcher
Herm Triezenberg
Robert and Anne Tucker
Magmus Tool & Die Co.
Kent and Nancy Walton
Alice Wolfe

National Book Award


Charlene Abernethy
Nathanael Adamson
Carol Adler
Paul and Judy Arnold
Laura Asiala
Barbara and Joseph Backus
Diana and Jeff Baribeau
Melissa Basil
Alfred and Joan Bonney
Linda Butka and Bryan Olshove
Jennifer and Stan Carroll
Molly and Steve Cline
Steve and Sheri Constantin
Jeanne Corey and Paul Vezina
James and Margaret Costello
Casey and Dana Cowell
Beverly Cuthbert
Rebecca D’Agostino and David Faling
Nancy Davy
Michael and Brenda Earl
Richard and Lin Foa
Mike and Mary Forness
Phyllis Foster
Chris and Jen Gerling
Pat Green
John and Victoria Gudritz
Adam Hammer
Tom Hazelton and Cynthia Brzak
Marie and Doug Holem
Bette Jackson
Lola Jackson and Dilys Tosteson Garcia
Michael and Joanie Jackson
Bill and Susie Janis
Peg and Dan Jonkhoff
Sharon and Jerry Knoppow
Susie and Bob Kuras
Suzanne and Jim Lamond
Lynn Larson and Paul Christ
Harold and Pamela Lassers
Gladys and Tom Maguire
Terry Malone
Meredith McComb
Nancy McGuire
Jay and Sue Meldrum
George and Eleanor Miller
Richard and Jami Moore
Benson and Bette Munger
David Murphy and Suzanne Peters
Susan Nehra
Mark and Helen Neithercut
Teresa Olson
Mary Oosterhouse
Grant and Paulette Parsons
Tina Piotrowski
Beedy Ritchie and Bruce Neiner
Bruce and Joyce Rogers
Pug Rundio
Jennifer Schell
Christine Schneider
Marc and Tracy Schwimmer
Jack Segal and Karen Puschel
Heather Shaw
Gretchen and Bill Soutear
June Thaden
Jodi Thompson
Ron and Liz Tousain
Doug Verellen
Jill and Tim Vollbrecht
Kent and Nancy Walton
Patricia and Ken Warner
Ben and Erin Whiting
Joan Williams
Betsy and Richard Wilson
Ken Winter

Quill Donors


David and Jacqueline Amos
Alison Arthur
Valerie Atkin
Christie and John Bacon
Polly Basile
Carole and Dennis Becker
Trish Brauninger
Martha Campbell
Vicki Carpenter and Phil Downs
Sandra and Bill Cartwright
Judith Case
Betty Cash
Jill and Richard Claybour
Bob and Cindy Clement
Sharon Cope
Barbara and Hugh Culton
Barb and John Dancer
Katherine DeGood
John DeSpelder
Diane Donley
Nancy Duke
Gary Faria and Patricia Mallon
Linda Farrell
Jillian Foerster
Tim Garvey
Lisa Genesen and David Tabolt
Christine and Michael Gravlin
Kathryn Gray
Tom and Victoria Gutowski
Teri Hedrich and Alfred Stachel
Joyce Hennessee
Karla Herbold
Debbie and Bill Hershey
Paul and Laura Jacobson
John and Kathleen Jahoda
Annelle Kaspor and Joseph Jonika
Diana Ketola
Karin Killian
Jane Kirschke
Mary Kropp
Susan Labelle
Deb Lake
Mary Landry
Jack Lane
Gail Lanphear
Scott LaVictor
Candace Lee
Michael Lehnert and Denise Pelt
Jeanne Lewellen
Greg and Stephanie Luyt
Eleanor Lynn
Laurie and Paul Madison
Anne Magoun
Sue and Gregg McDonald
Jayne Mohr and Calvin Karr
Gloria Morkin
Mary Beth and Hugh Morrison
Margaret Murphy
Kevin Nagy and Debbie Lewis
Christine and Randy Nelson
Bonnie Nescot and Timothy Barr
Alan Newton and Constanza Hazelwood
Barbara Papazian
Cheryl Pavkovich
Doris Pierson
Alice Rhyner
Deidre Scheidler
Sharon Scranton
JR Seeger
Laura Seymore
Susan Shimmons
Sarah Shoemaker
Bonnie Smith
Isiah and Marlene Smith
Gretchen and Bill Soutear
Bonnie Stanton
Doug and Anne Stanton
Tom Streasick
Ryan and Jessica Sullivan
Susan Thomas
Maria Tucker
Juanita and Noel Watson
Doug and Cindy Weaver
Marsha Wheaton
Elizabeth Williams
Bonnie Willings

NWS Friends


Betsy Alles
Josephine Arrowood-Ross
Sharon Bacon
Stephen Bahlke
Marilyn and Walter Baird
Judy and Bruce Balas
Kristine Balasz
Linda Barry
Patricia Bauer
Pat Bazley
Becky Beach
Wendy Becker
Katherine Belanger
Elizabeth and Richard Bellingham
Trine Bennett
Judith Bosma and James Olson
Jennifer Bowerman
Arlene Brodsky
Jim and Candy Brody
Connie Bruski
Lynn Bryant
Michael Budros
Kenneth Burger and Jean Ashby
Bob Butz and Nancy Flowers
Jordan Byron
Susan Cahn
Sandra Callis
Ruth and Bob Campbell
Terry Carrithers
Karen Chase
Rita Cheyne
Valerie Church-McHugh
Jeri Cleverdon
Dorothy and Robert Clore
Marylou and Don Coe
Linda Coon
Susan Coppa
Ashlee Cowles
Enan Cox
Saundra and Jack Crandall
Elodie Crawford
Kathy and John Daniels
Catherine Davidson
Catherine Davidson
Elizabeth DeLaRossa
Elizabeth Dell
David Dempsey
Mike and Tekla Dettmer
Tom and Audrey DeVault
Joan Dewey
Gail Drayton
Linda Dunigan
Karen Edgley
Sally Eisele
Elizabeth Erdmann
Denise Evans
Margaret Fako and Michael Slawnik
Deb and Neal Fellows
Jill Fenton
Ellen Flegenheimer-Riggle
Sallie Foley
Susan Fritz
Rondi and Carlton Fry
Keith Gave
Andrew and Jo Anne Gerben
Dana and Pierce Getsinger
Deborah and Robert Gilbert
Richard Glosenger
Charla Gordon
Steve and Pam Grace
Sally Grady
Michael Greer
Joan Griner-Licht
John Gudritz
Kay Gugala
Jack and Debi Gurney
Victoria Haehl
Sara Harding
Kelly Haug
Jeanne and Michael Haynes
Ann Hemming
Sharon and George Hermach
Lisa Hissong
Tracy Hobbs
Katherine Homminga
Brian and Vicki Howard
Cindy and LaVail Hull
Kay and David Ingraham
Karin Jacobson and Robert Seeman
Rene Jacobson
Sonia Jacobson
Jill and Jerome Jelinek
Karen Jennings
Kallie Jensen
Deborah Johnson
Sue and Charles Judson
Sue Kensington
Andrea Ketchum
David Kirby and Martha Topol
Valerie Kirn-Duensing
Sara and Karl Klockars
Deborah Knudstrup
Judith and Charles Kraus
Dinah Kretschmer
Mary Krieger
Barbara Kriigel
David Kronman
Sarah Kuhlman
Kathleen and Gene Lagerquist
Alison and Steve Lang
Maryln and Gordon Lawrence
Reba Leiding
Andra Liepa
Susan Lio
Laurie and Dan Lisuk
Stewart MacLeod
Charity Madion
Kathleen Maine
Scott Mandel and Maureen Dyer
David McClary
Jan and Dave Merrell
Susan Michener
Carolyn Micklatcher
Cindy Milock
Marcia Monks
Kristin and Bruce Moore
Candace Morse
Margaret Morse
Donna and Gary Nelson
Timothy Nelson and Nancy Johnson
Lisa Oleson
Betsy and Dave Olson
Carolyn and John Olson
Mary Oosterhouse
Stephen Palmer
Kenneth Paquet
Nancy Parshall
Rob and Diane Parsons
Judith and Bob Pelto
Mary Peters
Kathleen Peterson
Lyn and Gary Petty
John Pfluecke
Paula Piscopo
Ann and Chris Porter
Nancy Potter
Mary Puls and Lewis Schlanbusch
Jane Purkis
Beth Raddatz
Bill Rastetter and Cary Weed
Judith Reich
Kathleen Rhodes
Yasmin Richmond and Ruth Hoppe
Ann Richmond Garrett
Julie Ridenour
Bob Robbins
Aimee Robertson
Jon and Elizabeth Roth
Lynda Rothermel
Kristine Roy
Bernie and Donna Rubin
Bill and Madelyn Ryan
Yvonne Sage
Kathleen Schneider
Ann Schwandt
Sandy Seppala Gyr
Jackie and Seamus Shinners
Jacqueline Skinner
Charlotte Slater
Teresa Smallidge
Nicole and William Smethells
Abby Smith
Sue and Jon Snow
Lianne Somerville
Gordy and Julie Sovereign
Linda and Chad Spawr
Molly Stanifer
Scott Stoddard
Robbin and Bill Stott
Ruth and Bob Stow
Donna Stowe
Karin and David Summers
Victoria Sutherland
Cindy Swift
David Taft
William Thauvette
Mollie Thomas
Carol and Richard Thompson
Dorothy Thompson
Margaret Tipsword
Traverse Bay Children’s Advocacy
Shelly Tucker
Kathy Tuckerman
Lesley Tye
Bill Unger
Livia VandenBelt
Norm Veliquette
Pam Vredevoogd
Sylvia Walworth
Darrin Wassom
Martha Watts
Alicia Weir
Matthew Welch
Kathleen and James Weller
Dale and Tracey Westerman
Joe and Glenda Wierzbicki
Victoria Willson
Melani Wilson
Ruth Winter and Tom Thibault
Karin Wolfe
Jesse and Molly Wolff
Ian Woods
Chris Wrenn
Valerie Wright
Colleen and Mick Zanotti
Barb Zupin and Tom Gardner

nws fans

Under $50

Elaine Aldrete
Jean Aloia
Amanda Amos
Sir or Madam
Catherine Anthony
Gary and Mimi Appel
Gina Aranki
Heather Asiala
Barbara and Thomas Auer
Loren Bach
Cheryl Bachman
Ellen and Thomas Baird
Carrie Baldwin
Arronda Barnes
Lindy Barnes
Michaeline Barnhart
Merrith Baughman
Melissa Baumann
Jeff and Terry Beamsley
Jane Becker
Lorraine and Mack Beers
Lynn Belles
Mary Benedetto

Denise Bennett
Barb and Chuck Benson
Katie and Chad Benson
Julie Bernstein
Marilyn Berry
Tom Berry
Barb Beyer
Flora Biancalana and Robert Brown
Linda and Mike Birtles
Annette Block
Sue Bolde
Jessica Bonkoski
Nancy Bordine
Jennifer Borkovich
Karen Bouffard
Alison Bourque
Richard Bowdy
Gary and Sue Bowerman
Jayne Bowers
Ward and Janet Boyd
Stephanie Brock-Knoper
Wayne and Susan Brooks
Kathy and Hans Bruehl
Jennifer Brunson
Ann Marie Brzozowski
Suzanne Bucher
Amelia Bueche
Melissa Bullard
Patricia Burk
Barbara Burkhardt
Kevin Cain
Diana Callaghan
Denise Carr
Laurie Carroll
Margaret Case
Peggy Casey
Diana Castro
Janice and Peter Chambers
Diane Charron
Julie Chesney
Emmy Lou Cholak
Beverly Christensen
Keith Clancy
Sandra Clark
Mary Clulo
Marilyn Cobb
Cindy Coble
Sarah Cohen
Kelly Collins
Diane and Dean Conners
Diane Conrath
JoAnne Cook
Bridget Cooper
Lane Corbin
Anne Costello
Therese Cousins
Shelley Cowan
Christina Coyne
Charles Crawford
Mary Cullen-Ott
Kate Dahlstrom
Elsie Dakota
Martha Daniel
Carol and Peter Danly
Jacqueline Davidson
Portia Dean
Dreena Delevieluse
Nancy and Dave Denison
Jennifer Denzin
Kathryn DePauw
Maggie DeVries
Michael and Annie DeVries
Carole Dills
Linda Dinan
Kristi Dipzinski
Nadine Dolan
Nancy Donehower
Joy Donnellon
Jennifer Donner
Elissa Driker
Timothy and Patricia Duff
Mary Ann Dulcich
Sally and Donald Dunlop
Kathryn Durbin
Karen Eckhardt
Kimberly Edwards
Jill Egan
Pat Eggert
Shelley Ehrenberger
Bob Eichenlaub and Becky Ewing
Rebecca Eldredge
Mark Elliott and Heather Kingham
Lee Ann Elston
Sharon Emery
Theresa Emig
Meg Emlaw
Mary Engelhardt
Dorothy Engelman
Barbara Eschner
Adrian Esquivel
Jackie Estes
Erin, Paul and Christina Evans
Alison Ewing
Diana Fairbanks
Richard and Barbara Faller
Brianne Farley
Marjorie and Walter Farrell
Mary Ferris
James Ferro
Amy Fisher
Barbara and Ted Fisher
Kathryn Fisher
Victoria Fitton
Richard and Barbara Foster
Rachael Franks Taylor
Lisa Franseen
Nancy Fraser
Ellen Fred
Melissa Fri
Constance Friedrich
Belinda Friis
Claudia Fry
Maria Galnares
Miracle Galston
Peggy Garabelli
Michelle Gardin
Renee and Gary Gardner
Janet Garvey
Melinda Geddes
Karla Gerds
Nancy Giffels
Bob and Joyce Gingras
Jana Goldman
Christina Gonzales
Rachel Goodstein
Amy Gordon
John Gordon
Janet Gould
Marilyn Grant
Aerin Graves
Gwendolyn Green
David and Kara Gregory
Gail Griffin
Sharon Griffin
Kathy Grinsteiner
Hal and Ann Gurian
Pat Haber
Douglas Haberland
Rick and Carol Hackbarth
Mary and Thomas Hagan
Nicole Hagood
Elizabeth Hakola
Valarie Handy
Perry Harmon and Kristen Elliott
John and Judith Harnish
Maryjo Harwood
Cynthia Hayes
Jane Hayes
Susan Hayes
Janet Hayter
Brooke Hazael-Massieux
Maureen Henderson
Marilyn Henry
Anne Herbert
Renee Herman and James Russell
Mike and Sharon Herron
Renae Hesselink
Julie Hill
Brooke Hodess
Daniel and Melissa Hogan
Mary and Samuel Holmes
Nancy Honchell
Beth Hoogland
Barbara Hopkins
Paul Horchler
Susan and Michael Hornby
Pam and Steve Horne
Sam Hough
Wendy House
Karen Howie
Terry and Christine Ibbotson
Susan and Bruce Idema
Michele Jacques
Rosalind Jaffe
Deyar Jamil
Joyce Jasinski
Ellen Jensen
Mike Johns
Betsy and Jay Johnson
Mary Jane Johnson
Sheryl Johnston
Bronwyn Jones
Gianetta Jones
Sue Jones
Imani Joseph
Wanda Joseph
Larry Joy
Terri Kachadurian
Susan Kaltenbach
Gloria Katz
Marney Keenan
Jamie and Paula Jo Kemler
Linda Kemper
Kathy Kendall
Carol Kerns
Carey Kerr
Pat Kessel and Barb Gordon-Kessel
Susan and Jeff Kessler
Julie and Randall Kies
Sandra Kilmer
Ann Kincaid
Robert and Karen Kingon
Liz and Pete Kirkwood
Ruthanne Kladder
Karl Klockars and Nora Dunlop
Mary Ann Knowles
Louann Kohlbeck
Mary Kolonay
Jeanne Koss
Leijhi Koval
Catherine Kowaleski
Judith and Robert Krasa
Mary Anna Kruch
Karen Kuehlhorn
James Kure
Amy Kust
Gail Lange
Nancy Lassen
Lorie Leak
Ruth Ann Leppala
Judy Levin
R. Levin
Janice Lewis
Matt and Amy Lewis
Richard Lewis
Suzanne Lewis
Kirsten Lietz
Melissa Linick
Lisa Lipinski
Carol Long
Nicole Lopes
Nancy Ludwa
Violet Lui-Frank
Lora Lynch
Lynne Lyons
Brigitte Maassen
Patricia Mack
Gladys and Tom Maguire
Donald Malcolm
Rebecca Mang and Homer Nye
Linda Mann
Kim Manrique
Susan Manson
Martie Manty
Wade and Kristee Mariage
Mary Marshall
Marty Mater
Teresa Mathews
Susie Matyas
Clayton Maxwell
Kathryn and Phillip May
Judith Maynard
Peg McCarty
Cheryl McCurdy
Kristin McIlhagga
Jonie McIntire
Elaine McIntosh
Lynda McKinnon
Catherine McMahon
Cindy McMellen
Robert McQuilkin
Marcie Meditch
Sylvia Merz
Barbara Mick
Carla Miller
Clark Miller and Cathy Dodge-Miller
Collin Miller
Jarrod Miller
Katie Miller
Peggy Miller
Leanne Milliman
Jessie Mitchell
Carolyn Moats
Carolyn Moehle
Sharon Monteith
Thomas and Cathy Montgomery
Donna Moore
Jennifer Moran
Elizabeth Morley
Dianne Morrison
Carol Mortensen
Elizabeth Mostrom
Suzanne Mueller
Nancy Muhlig
William and Cathleen Murgan
Christine and Douglas Muscott
Cheryl and Richard Naperala
Laura Nardon
Network for Good
Beth Newberg
Deborah Nickerson
Leah Noble
Marie O’Brien
Agnes Ochs
Sue Olcott
Donna Olendorf
Marta Olson
Teresa Olson
Sharon and Patrick Oriel
Cindy Oser
Carol Paine-McGovern
Marylee Pakieser
Linda Parker
Rebecca Parker
Sarah Parry
Maryellen Paull
Laura Pavelek
Linda Peckham
Kristina Pepelko
Linda Pepper
Lynne Perkins
Linda Perry
Ruth and Elmer Peterman
Nancy Peterson
David Petrove
Elizabeth Peyser
Jennifer Pfannenstiel
Erica Pfriem
Ann Pinsky
Dennis and Barbara Piskor
Angela Pohl
Ted Pryde
Kathleen Rabbers
Mary Randall
Megan Raphael
Joan Rasmussen and Morry Alter
Kris Rasmussen
Jan Reed
Pamela Reed
Jan Reelitz
Bob and Kathryn Reidy
Constance Reinhard
Phyllis Relyea
Shelby and Nathaniel Reynolds
Loraine Rhode
Evelyn Richardson
John Richardson
Paula Richardson
Philip and Joan Richardson
Kurt Rivard
Nora Robinson
Joanne Rochow
Michael Rodenberg
Mary Rodewig
Ellie Rodgers
Jane Rodgers
Brittany Roeper
Jacob Rowley
Jennifer Ruud
Rosalie Ruud
Kristen Ryder
Laura Sabo
Jean Sarasin
Sara Satkowiak
Shelley Schanfield
Chris Schatte
Katie and Matt Schlomer
Ty and Johanna Schmidt
Janet Schneider
John Scott
Elaine and Tony Semanik
Andrea Shafer
Sara Shambarger
Michael and Rose Anne Shansky
Maureen Shaughnessy
Linda Shaw
Angela Sheets
Terry Shelton
Polly Sheppard
Kristen Shook
Nancy Shreve
Heather and Rick Shumaker
Steve Sieck
Robin Silva-Wilkinson
Ian Silverman
Amy Six-King
Barb Skurdall
Stephanie and Charlie Slawnik
Gregory Smith
Marsha Smith
Susan and Terry Smith
William and Mary Smith
Barb Solomonson and Jan Doran
Bonnie Spanier and Steve Brown
Ann Sprague
Cassandra Spratling
Kristen Staggs
Virginia Stanley
Rita and William Stanton
Dianne and Ross Stephenson
Molly Stephenson
Diane Stevens
Jane Stewart
Mary Stiphany
Meagan Stockemer
Janet Stone
Ann Strand
Mary and Gary Street
Evelena Suber
Odile Sullivan-Tarazi
Greg and Mary Jo Surma
Ann Swaney
Patricia Swaney
Jodee Taylor and Joe Mielke
Terrie Taylor
Roberta Teahen
Deborah Tenerelli
Becky Thatcher
Goran Thompson
Linda Thompson
Sara Thompson
Carol Tompkins-Parker
Erin Tonda
Amy Travis
Jocelyn Trepte
Mary Kay Trippe
Duke Trott
Ashley Troy
Stefanie Tschirhart-Baldwin
Kathryn Tulgestke
Judy and Michael Twigg
Gretchen Uhlinger
Catherine Upjohn
Margaret Valade
Elizabeth and Beau Vallance
Catherine Valovick
Howard and Trish Van Houten
Sally Van Vleck
Mary Vardigan
Ginger Vary
Karen Viskochil
Karen Voigts
Rhonda Voorheis
Mary Wagner
Mary Kay Walsh
Christine and Richard Walter
Janet Ward
Mary and Bob Warner
Jan Warren
Adam Weigand
Janet Welch
Rebecca Weliver
Cynthia and Cleon Wellington
Jen Westling
Elizabeth Whelan
Katarina White
Larry and Patricia Widmayer
Cynthia Wilmers
Donna Wilson
Susan Wischman
Kristie Wodek
Brette Woessner
Ellen Wojtowicz
Nancy Wonch
Trish Wright
Nancy Yarbrough
Pam Yee and Ron Gianola
Olga Yiparaki
John and Peggy Zachman
Mary lou Zaloudek
Mary Anne Zang
Marilyn Zeitlin and Lawrence Van Egeren
Ellen Zienert
Sarah Zollweg