Community Pulls Together on its Way to Breaking World Record

Chewelah Mayor, Dorothy Knauss, anticipates carving her first pumpkin ever and lighting the first pumpkin in Chewelah's world record setting attempt of a 1,400 line-up of carved, lighted pumpkins in Chewelah City Park on October 25, 3- 9 p.m.Knauss is not the only one carving out a spot in this attempt, Chewelah's Safeway is providing pumpkins and sponsoring a carving station in their parking lot from 12-6 p.m. to add to the line-up, and the Chewelah Chamber of Commerce/Kiwanis is giving out free pumpkins to carvers just or this event from October 13 until pumpkins are gone.Also getting into the spirit, Chewelah Public Library is sponsoring a "Decorate Your Pump

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