• Wild Win Saturday
    Posted Sunday, 02-01-15 The Wenatchee Wild blew out the Kenai River Brown Bears by the final score of 9-to-3 in Soldotna, Alaska on Saturday night to complete a three-game series sweep...
  • High School Basketball Scores
    Posted Sunday, 02-01-15   A handful of high school basketball games involving area teams Saturday, here are some of the scores. BOYS BASKETBALL Eastmont 72, Eisenhower 60 Ellensburg 50, Quincy 26 Ephrata 70, Grandview 52 Wenatchee 55, West Valley (Yakima) 51 GIRLS BASKETBALL Cashmere 60, Omak 37 Ellensburg 61, Quincy 14 Ephrata 50, Grandview 30 Wenatchee 54, West Valley (Yakima) 47
  • Scary break-in
    Posted Saturday, 01-31-15 A woman's former boyfriend was arrested Thursday morning after he allegedly broke into her East Wenatchee area home...
  • Carlton Fire Recovery Funds in State Supplemental Budget
    Posted Friday 1/30/15   A proposal is moving through the state House to provide funding for economic recovery in Okanogan County following the devastating Carlton Complex Fire last July that destroyed homes and businesses.   Carlene Anders is the executive director of the Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group and a volunteer firefighter in Pateros.   Roni Holder Deifenback, executive director of the Okanogan County Economic Alliance, shared that the area had always struggled with economic stability and was just starting to realize a strong local business base before the fire.   Julie Muyllaert, president of the Winthrop Chamber of Commerce, talked about the impact of being without power and phone service for eight days on local residents and tourism.   State Representative Brad Hawkins of East Wenatchee sponsored the bill  which would provide an additional five-hundred-thousand dollars in the state budget for economic recovery after the fire.      The dollars would be provided from an existing fund called the Economic Development Strategic Reserve Account...
  • Minimum Wage Hike Headed for Ballot?
    Posted Friday 1/30/15   Legislation calling for a 12 dollar minimum wage in Washington State appears headed for the ballot...
  • Local Lawmakers Push for Carbon Tax Break for Alcoa
    Posted Friday 1/30/15   12th District State lawmakers are going to bat for Alcoa in a pair of bills that would exempt the Wenatchee Works Aluminum smelter from a poissble carbon tax.   The tax is being pushed by Governor Jay Inslee as a revenue generating tool...
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