Low Columbia River flows to close most boat launches between...
Low Columbia River flows Sunday night through Thursday will force the closure of all boat launches between Rock Island and Rocky Reach dams except the launch at Kirby Billingsley Hydro Park.
Burnout set to strengthen Duncan Fire containment
Smoke from an intentionally-set burnout on the Duncan Fire should be clearing today from the Entiat Valley and Lake Chelan area, Forest Service spokeswoman Robin DeMario said this morning.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Paving on Stemilt Loop Road delayed until Sept. 8
Paving work planned this week for Stemilt Loop Road has been postponed until Sept.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Lake Chelan Mirror
Preparing for fair
Cody Amsden of Manson prepares for the Chelan County Fair this weekend, Sept. 4-7. See next week's paper for more on the Manson FFA members preparing for the fair.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Man who fell off train identified
A 39-year-old homeless man from Wenatchee has been identified as the person who died after falling off a train near Leavenworth late Saturday night.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Marjorie A. Schoentrup
SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED DURING THIS TIME OVER THE NORTH WASHINGTON CASCADES AND OKANOGAN area when she was five years old.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
BB gun triggers lockdown at medical center
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRES...INCLUDING THE CARLTON... CHIWAUKUM...LITTLE BRIDGE Police respond to the report of a person entering the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center with a gun.
Mary Lou Lattimer
Mary was born as the fourth child to Lonnie and Erie Roberts. She grew up and was educated in Cashmere, , where she was employed by Hartford Insurance Company and continued her education through secretarial, accounting and insurance classes.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
H. Leslie "Les" Carpenter
H. Leslie "Les" Carpenter passed away quietly at home on Saturday, August 16, 2014, in the presence of family and caregivers.
Wenatchee teen killed in rollover crash
The Chelan County sheriff's office says 18-year-old Sarah Underwood of Wenatchee was killed Wednesday evening when the car in which she was riding overturned on a county road near Malaga.
Lake Chelan Mirror
Western Washington Volleyball to play at Chelan HS
The current Great Northwest Athletic Conference champions will play an intersquad match Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Chelan High School gym at 7 p.m. Admission to the event is by way of a donation with all proceeds going to victims of the Carlton Complex Fire.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chumstick Highway improvements could delay traffic
Traffic on a part of Chumstick Highway will be reduced to one lane starting Monday while crews remove big trees and prepare to pave.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Motorcycles spook horse on trail south of Cashmere
The Chelan County sheriff's office says the man who was bucked off the horse Monday afternoon was knocked unconscious and also suffered a serious cut when the animal stepped on his hand.
No time to waste on wild four o'clock
Earlier this summer, the Chelan County Noxious Weed Department received funding from the state Noxious Weed Control Board to help land owners eradicate wild four o'clock.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Women try to stop alleged DUI, get run over
Sarah N. Etheridge, 37, faces two charges of vehicular assault after Chelan County sheriff's deputies said she struck the two women with her car Aug. 3. The victims told deputies they tried to keep Etheridge from driving away from a home in the 12000 block of Wilson Street near Leavenworth after a day of drinking and floating the Wenatchee River.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Second pot store to open in Wenatchee area
The Wenatchee Valley's second retail marijuana store - the first in Chelan County - will open Aug. 23 just off Highway 97A.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Beer with a benefit: local breweries team up for wildfire relief
ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- They say you can't fight fire with fire, but in Eastern Washington, they're fighting fire with... beer.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
TRACK WEATHER 24/7 ON KHQ'S HD DOPPLER 6i INTERACTIVE RADAR: http://www.khq.com/category/161642/interactive-radar Today: We continue to be influenced by an area of low pressure which will remain stationary over the region Thursday...that's going to make for some more active weather.
Flash flood warning for north central Washington - Thu, 14 Aug 2014 PST
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Flash flood warning near Lake Chelan
Forecasters say the rain could cause flooding, debris flows and mudslides until 6:15 a.m. in central Chelan County and western Douglas County, along Highway 97 between Highway 2 and Chelan.