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Wednesday | Wenatchee World

Preston Burnett serves as page in state House

Preston Burnett worked as a page in the state House of Representatives in Olympia during the last week of February Burnett, a homeschooled student from Wenatchee and the son of Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett, was sponsored by 12th District Rep. Brad Hawkins.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Wenatchee World

Outbuildings damaged when wind fans burn pile

An early-morning fire here today destroyed one outbuilding and damaged another as flames sparked by a burn pile spread across two properties.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

KXLY-TV Spokane

Chelan County sues bank over $600,000 cybertheft

Chelan County is suing its former bank, Bank of America, over $600,000 in losses from an international cybertheft last year.

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Related Topix: Wenatchee, WA, Leavenworth, WA, Spokane, WA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Wenatchee World

To darken the skies

We are such wasteful creatures. We have electricity at such reasonable costs that we feel the need to shine our light everywhere, and turn night to day, even to the point of blotting out the night sky.

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Related Topix: Wenatchee, WA, East Wenatchee, WA, Okanogan County, WA, Winthrop, WA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Seattle Times

Moving spring chinook past drawdowns to cost $7 million

The thousands of spring chinook already headed up the Columbia River have no idea the amount of work they've mobilized at Rock Island and Wanapum dams.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Wenatchee World

Chelan County sues Bank of America over cyberheist losses

The county claims Bank of America processed more than $1 million in fraudulent transactions logged by online pirates, who'd stolen password information from Cascade Medical Center in Leavenworth.

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KTMF

Suspected Getaway Driver In Doug Carlile Murder Arrested

Spokane Police Major Crimes detectives have made another arrest in connection to the murder of Doug Carlile on December 15, 2013.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA, Spokane County, WA

KTMF

The first half property taxes in Spokane County are due by April 30th, 2014

Just a friendly reminder from Spokane County Treasurer Rob Chase that the first half of property taxes are due by April 30th.

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Related Topix: Spokane County, WA, Spokane, WA

NCWTV.com

Authorities attempt to find dangerous dog in Dryden

On Friday, April 11, 2014 at approximately 1:00 A.M., Rivercom received a call from a Dryden resident in the 8000 block of Stine Hill Road reporting her farm animals were being killed by two dogs.

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KNDO

2 dogs kill goat, other farm animals at Dryden

Deputies and animal control officers in Chelan County are searching Friday for two dogs that attacked farm animals overnight at Dryden.

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Lake Chelan Mirror

Deputies earn Medal of Honor

Sheriff Burnett is pleased to announce that two of his Chelan County Deputies have been chosen to receive the Washington State Law Enforcement Medal of Honor.

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Related Topix: Olympia, WA, Chelan, WA

Lake Chelan Mirror

Fireman injured in aid call

On March 25 at about 11 p.m. Chelan Fire and Rescue and Lake Chelan EMS were dispatched to a 911 report, of a female in her 40s, in cardiac arrest at 20 Anderson Road.

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Related Topix: Chelan, WA, Fire, Manson, WA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Wenatchee World

Suspect arrested in URM robbery

A 44-year-old Wenatchee woman has been arrested in connection with the April 1 robbery at URM Cash & Carry at 3022 Ohme Road.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Chelan Co. prosecutor outs deputies for dishonesty

The Wenatchee World reports Shae named Sheriff's Sgt. Mike Harris and Deputy Bryan Jones as having been found to have lied following internal investigations.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Wenatchee World

Malaga debris fire doused

Firefighters from Chelan County District 1 put out a fire in brush and debris at the corner of Bainard Road and Concord Avenue in Malaga Thursday.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Baby boy dies at Entiat home while taking nap

The Chelan County sheriff's office says a 5-month-old boy died while taking a nap Wednesday evening in the same bed with a 2-year-old and an adult man.

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Wenatchee World

Robbery suspect is now arson and burglary suspect

A man in jail on suspicion of robbing Smoke City on March 26 is a suspect in the burglary and arson at Grief Place - NCW Loss Support on March 24. Wenatchee police served court paperwork Wednesday that asks the Chelan County prosecutor to charge Brandon L. Tessman, 28, of Wenatchee with first-degree arson and second-degree burglary in connection ... (more)

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Wenatchee World

Deputies honored for saving man from fire

Two Chelan County sheriff's deputies will receive Washington State Law Enforcement Medals of Honor at an awards ceremony in May in Olympia.

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Wenatchee World

Search warrant served in URM robbery case

Chelan County detectives served a search warrant at a north Wenatchee residence late Tuesday afternoon in connection with a robbery at URM Cash & Carry Monday.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Seattle Times

3 getaways for this weekend, from Leavenworth to Vancouver, B.C.

Tired of walking the same old sidewalks? Are your feet bored silly ? Get out of town this weekend.

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Related Topix: Leavenworth, WA, Canada, Seattle, WA, Skamania County, WA, Stevenson, WA

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