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Five Injured in Two-Car Crash Near Entiat - NCWLIFE

*DATE: 20180619 TIME: 1415 INV UNIT: 336 – TROOPER A BELTLOCATION:S97A MP209 – 5 MILES SOUTH OF ENTIATCOUNTY:CHELAN COLLISION REPORT NUMBER: SECTOR CASE FILE:NBR VEH: 02 CARS: 02 TRUCKS: 00 MOTORCYCLES: 00 PEDESTRIANS: 00NBR INJ: 05 DECEASED: 00 DRUGS OR ALCOHOL

NCWLIFE.COM - 2018-06-20 11:14:37

Cashmere resident treated for rabies exposure after bat encounter

WENATCHEE, Wash. — A 50-year-old Cashmere resident is being treated for prevention of rabies after coming into contact with a bat that tested positive for the disease, according to the Chelan-Douglas Health District.Three bats in Chelan County have tested positive for rabies this year, seven in the

YAKIMA HERALD REPUBLIC - 2018-06-20 14:48:00

Alcoa Shuts Down Potline; Pays PUD 62 Million - NCWLIFE

PITTSBURGH, June 18, 2018 – Alcoa, a global leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, announced today that it will make a $62.4 million payment under an electricity supply agreement for its smelter in Wenatchee, Washington, and will permanently close one of four potlines at the fully curtail

NCWLIFE.COM - 2018-06-19 11:10:48

Wenatchee High's Production of The Wedding Singer Honored - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

The Wenatchee High School production of The Wedding Singer was honored last week by the 5th Avenue Theatre as part of their 16th Annual 5th Avenue Awards honoring high school theater. Wenatchee was nominated and won for Outstanding Direction. They were also nominated for Overall Musical, Music Direc

KPQ.COM - 2018-06-19 12:08:12

WSP: Distracted driver crashes into patrol car, rolls truck into ditch

The driver of the truck, a 39-year-old Bothell man, suffered minor injuries and was taken to Columbia Basin Hospital.

Q13FOX.COM - 2018-06-19 20:55:31

Douglas County Moves Forward With New Law and Justice Center Construction - NCWLIFE

EAST WENATCHEE, WA.-Douglas County is moving forward with the construction of a new Law and Justice Facility to house the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, District Court, Juvenile Probation, IT infrastructure, and future Coroner. This 17,898 square foot facility will be located north of the evidenc

NCWLIFE.COM - 2018-06-19 14:45:03

Old news | Plane landing in the park

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THE WENATCHEE WORLD ONLINE - 2018-06-20 16:52:51

Speed Emphasis Patrol Beginning Tuesday, June 19th - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

Wenatchee, East Wenatchee and Omak Police Departments, Okanogan, Chelan and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are part of the emphasis which are designed to enforce speeding laws by discouraging speeding, and to educate the public on the risks of driving above posted speed, or too fast for conditions.

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Circle of lifeguardsSwimming pupils are now city pool manager's employees

WENATCHEE — The city of Wenatchee pool opened Saturday with 22 lifeguards on staff. As children, seven of them were taught how to swim by Stephanie Critchell, who now manages the facility.

THE WENATCHEE WORLD ONLINE - 2018-06-19 21:13:00

Stemilt Urges Retailers to Rally Around Rainier Cherries for July Sales Spike

WENATCHEE, WA- With the 4th of July right around the corner, as well as National Rainier Cherry Day on the 11th, summertime cherry promotions are set to kick off. Stemilt wants to spread the cherry love, as the company recommends that retailers start looking into cherry promotions for upcoming summe

ANDNOWUKNOW.COM - 2018-06-19 22:00:00

Sunday Helicopter Accident Cuts Power in Douglas County - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

From a press release – Orondo Fire, Chelan Fire 7, LCCH EMS & Douglas County Sheriff responded to the helicopter accident in the area of Cascade Foothills, in Orondo, four miles south of the Beebe Bridge. On arrival a helicopter was found in the Orchard sitting upright. The helicopter had heavy dama

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Wenatchee moves forward with mini-roundabout

City Council on Thursday awarded a $413,457 contract to Hurst Construction for the project. Although Hurst was the lower of two bidders, the company's bid was still almost 23 percent higher than the engineer's estimate of $336,156.

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Old news | A look at early day Tonasket

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Manson Man Arrested in Fatal Hit-and-Run - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

Chelan County Sheriffs arrested a 21-year-old Manson man on charges of a hit and run that resulted in a death Sunday night. The accident occurred around 3:00 a.m. yesterday in the 500 block of Manson Blvd. As first responders tried to save the victim’s life, Sheriffs Deputies found debris from the c

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Fatal hit-and-run in Chelan, investigators looking for suspect

CHELAN, Wash.-- A man was found dead on the roadway in the 500 block of Manson Blvd. on Sunday morning.Deputies who arrived at the scene locate debris at the scene and determined that the male was most likely struck by a vehicle.Officials said that there were no witnesses at the scene.The Chelan Cou

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 Rally Around Stemilt’s Rainier Cherries For July Sales Spike

WENATCHEE, Wash. – Stemilt’s Rainier cherry season is rolling in Washington State, and the long-time grower of these golden-hued fruits recommends that retailers begin loading for promotions now in preparation for 4th of July and July 11th National Rainier Cherry Day promotions.

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Wenatchee Renters Better Off than State Average - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

A report released by the National Low Income Housing Coalition says thatthe annual income required to rentin the Wenatchee Metropolitan Statistical Area begins at a little more than $25-thousand for a studio apartment all the way up to more than $53-thousand for a four bedroom house. That’s well bel

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Governor Visits Wenatchee, Quincy on Broadband Tour - NewsRadio 560 KPQ

Expanding high-speed internet statewide is a priority for the Governor who also visited the Eastern Washington communities of Pomeroy, Pullman, and Chewelah, and La Push on the Quileute Indian Reservation.

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Cherries, pests, farm fun and Dazzle

With cherry season underway, several growers and packers are weighing in on the marketing side of things. The Packer, a trade publication for the fruit industry, offers a round up of changes.

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Castlerock Robbery Suspects Arrested - NCWLIFE

Wenatchee,Wa. –Two suspects in a home-invasion robbery in Wenatchee are in custody. Police Captain Edgar Reinfeld says it happened Thursday in the predawn hours at an apartment complex on Castlerock Street . . .[VIDEO: Story- Castlerock Robbery] (:39)Reinfeld identified the two suspects as 18 year o

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