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Wenatchee teen dies from injuries after falling out of moving vehicle
19-year old Gaige Mora was taken off life support and died at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after hospital officials found suitable organ donors. Mora was hanging out a window while riding in a pickup on Mission Street when he fell out and hit the roadway early last week. The driver of the pi
Injured East Wenatchee teen taken off life support
Mora was an organ donor. His grandmother, Adair Henderson, said he was kept on life support while hospital officials found organ recipients.
Wenatchee man accused of ramming girlfriend's vehicle
David Lee Sini, 27, remained jailed Tuesday in the Chelan County Regional Justice Center on suspicion of first- and fourth-degree assault and DUI. Wenatchee police were called to his home in the 600 block of Sunset Avenue about 10:50 p.m. Friday, where Sini's girlfriend told them he had struck her v
Man shot twice while talking on his phone outside an East Wenatchee party
The 21-year-old man from Michoacan, Mexico, suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot while standing in a field talking on his phone in the 5300 block of Fourth Street Southeast.
Wenatchee Kennel Club Breaks Ground on New Facility - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
The project is estimated to cost roughly $900,000 with the hopes that it’s doors will open to the public in the spring of 2019. Wenatchee Kennel Club Director John Njus said it’s been a long, tough journey to get the project to where it is today.
Entiat Valley Brush Fire Threatens Home - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
A passer by late Sunday came along just in time and called RiverCom to report a brush fire burning near a home in the Entiat Valley. The fire was about 16 mile us the Entiat Valley and was reported just after 11pm. A Chelan County Fire District 8 crew from Entiat responded and knocked the fire dow
Join the Wenatchee Valley for Make A Difference Day this Saturday
The span of projects range from meeting needs for the elderly, youth, animals, domestic abuse victims, people with disabilities, community revitalization and more. Make A Difference Day is a national day of helping others, with the Wenatchee-area participating in the tradition since 1992.
Coroner identifies CWU students killed in tragic incident
A witness said Austin McKenzie, 21, accidentally shot his friend Michael Demchuck, 22, then turned the gun on himself moments later, according to Ellensburg police.
Deputy hoping to unseat two-term sheriff
Deputy Jennifer Tyler sued the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office in 2013 for separate instances of retaliation, claiming she was mistreated by co-workers after she gave testimony in 2008 that helped put an Oklahoma sheriff in prison for rape charges, and then again when she…
Betty Jo (Tatum) Bair
Betty Jo (Tatum) Bair was born on April 20, 1929, to Bethel and Ewell Tatum in Oxford,AR. She passed away on October 14, 2018, at her granddaughter's home from a long battle with congestive heart failure, at age 89. When she was little, she moved to Wenatchee,WA, with her parents. Betty loved the Ap
No injuries reported after vehicle, train collide in Wenatchee
Nobody was injured when a Jeep collided with a train at the Hawley Street crossing in Wenatchee early Thursday afternoon, causing a traffic backup and closing streets near the crossing.Wenatchee police were expecting to take about two hours to clear the crossing.Police are still investigating and aw
Bitcoin Mining Hit with 12-Month Ban in Washington Town • Live Bitcoin News
The city of Ephrata, in Grant County, Washington, has issued a 12-month moratorium, banning new Bitcoin mining operations from entering the market.
5 Things To Do This Weekend
YAKIMA, Wash. -- Don’t know what to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered; here are this week’s top picks for entertainment in the Yakima Valley.■ Soweto Gospel Choir7:30 p.m. today; The Capitol Theatre, 19 S. Third St.; $12-$49; , , 509-853-2787
Wenatchee drops first league loss to Sunnyside
YAKIMA — At the risk of sounding cliché, it was a tale of two halves for the Wenatchee football team on Friday. They were up 10-0 at the half but didn’t find the end zone again, falling 14-10 to Sunnyside on the road.
Wenatchee sex offender must have his sentence modified after appeal
Edward Lane Hart, 59, will not have the length of his term reduced, but his post-release conditions could change when he's resentenced Monday, allowing him to live near a school or possess sexually explicit materials.
Wenatchee Man in Critical Condition After Falling From Vehicle
A 19-year old Wenatchee man remains in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center after he was injured Monday night when he fell out of a moving vehicle. The accident happened around 10:00 p.m. Injured in the accident was Gaige Ewan Mora of Wenatchee. Captain Edgar Reinfeld with the Wenatchee
Inmate faces possible charges over jailhouse sex calls with teen
Willam Cody Swager-Larson, 27, faces a possible new charge of immoral communication with a minor, based on phone calls with the teen from the Chelan County Regional Justice Center over three days in October, in which he allegedly discussed and proposed sex acts.
Wenatchee teen critically injured after falling out of moving vehicle
Wenatchee police say a 19-year old Wenatchee man was critically injured Monday night after falling out of a moving vehicle. The accident happened around 10:00 p.m. in the 900 block of North Mission Street. Injured in the accident was Gaige Ewan Mora of Wenatchee. Captain Edgar Reinfeld with the Wena
Surgical technologist charged for intoxication on the job
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Chelan County Sheriff's Office Responds to Social Media Post Regarding Community Presentation - NewsRadio 560 KPQ
The Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a social media post that has been circulating which appears to be a quote from the Chief of Patrol. The Chief of Patrol never made this statement. The Sheriff’s Office would like Chelan County citizens to be aware that the content of the PowerPoi