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  1. Brush fire pushed by wind near LeavenworthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    Pumpkin time is about 8:30 p.m., so we're going to drop as much retardant as we can until then," Jonathan Nash, a coordinator for the Central Washington Interagency Communications Center in East Wenatchee, said at 6 p.m. Saturday. Nash said two air tankers, one air attack plane and two helicopters were working the fire at that time and would continue to drop retardant and water until dark.

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  2. Schools prepare for the worstRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    To get ready for the new school year, Adam Bergstrom, Wenatchee School District director of safety, security and risk management, is offering district administrators, teachers and staff information to help them in an active school shooter situation. For as little as 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source.

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  3. 30 Under 35 | Next question: Tandi RolenRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    The Wenatchee Valley Business World's "30 Under 35" program recently honored young community leaders. We tap their thoughts in this Sunday interview series.

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  4. Everyday Business | Watch your pizza made at new eastside Domino'sRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    Domino's employee Alex Perry tosses pizza dough at the new East Wenatchee store, which features a "theater store" design. Kevin Hughes, owner of Domino's in Wenatchee, opened a second outlet Aug. 19 in East Wenatchee to serve a growing customer base across the river.

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  5. Cost to buy homes in Valley rising faster than new homes are being builtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Wenatchee World

    The value of an average house in the Wenatchee area is $275,600. That's nearly $60,000 more than the average value in the Tri-Cities, $92,000 more than Spokane and $120,000 more than Yakima.

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  6. Buck Creek fire meeting Saturday as temperatures coolRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    Buck Creek Fire officials will host a community meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Lake Wenatchee Rec Club Hall, 14400 Chiwawa Loop Road, to answer questions and discuss the environmental benefits of monitoring the fire but allowing it to burn. The fire, which was started by lightning July 22, is currently estimated at 2,000 acres.

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  7. State seeks person who recovered road-killed cougarRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    State Department of Fish and Wildlife officials are looking for the person who took a cougar carcass from alongside Highway 207 at Lake Wenatchee early Tuesday morning. "Right now cougar season is not open, and it's unlawful to pick up wildlife found dead," wildlife officer Dan Klump said Friday.

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  8. Wade named 2016 Apple Man of the YearRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    A top executive for Wenatchee-based Columbia Fruit Packers has been named 2016 Apple Man of the Year by an industry trade magazine. Mike Wade, co-owner of Columbia Fruit International, was presented the award Thursday in Chicago during the two-day annual Apple Crop Outlook and Marketing Conference of the U.S. Apple Association.

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  9. No injuries, just embarrassmentRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    No one was injured Friday when a driver failed to stop a red Kia passenger car, drove over the edge of the fenced parking lot and dropped about two feet into the playground of St. Paul's Lutheran Christian Care Center at Buchanan Avenue and Palouse Street. The incident was reported just before 10 a.m. Damage appeared to be minimal.

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  10. Funeral Service DirectoryRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    Blanche Faye Barnes, of Leavenworth: 11 a.m. celebration of life at Evergreen Baptist Church in Cashmere, with Pastor John Smith officiating. Private family interment will be held at Peshastin Cemetery.

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  11. Story times introduce children to neighborhood mammalsRead the original story

    Friday | Wenatchee World

    The storytime events, led by Wenatchee naturalist and educator Susan Ballinger, invite children to "meet your neighborhood mammals." Ballinger will read aloud and provide hands-on educational activities.

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  12. City looking for people to join street committeeRead the original story

    Thursday | Wenatchee World

    The Wenatchee City Council is looking for residents to serve on a new committee that will help guide the direction of future pavement projects. For as little as 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from North Central Washington's primary news source.

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  13. Rats a popular topic on FacebookRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Wenatchee World

    If the number of comments on Facebook is an indication, rat infestation in the Wenatchee Valley may be a bigger problem than first thought. Nearly 100 comments followed a Facebook post for a story about rat sightings that ran in The Wenatchee World Tuesday.

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  14. Judge orders medication for Sleepy Hollow Fire suspectRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Wenatchee World

    A Chelan County judge agreed Thursday that psychoactive medications can be administered to the man accused of starting the Sleepy Hollow Fire, should he refuse to take them voluntarily. Jeremy John Kendall, 38, told sheriff's deputies he started the destructive grassland fire, which swept through neighborhoods in the Wenatchee Foothills, destroyed 30 homes and started industrial blazes in the city's Miller Street warehouse center on June 28, 2015.

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  15. Let the judging beginRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Wenatchee World

    Food judges Terri Holben, Moses Lake, and her son, Dan Bolyard, Coulee City, slice into Ann Mulligan's layer cake at the North Central Washington Fair in Waterville on Thursday. The East Wenatchee baker won the grand sweepstakes award in the baked goods department for the cake.

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  16. Local, visiting artists to speak, perform at LEAP this weekendRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Wenatchee World

    A speaker series and sound and dance concert are the focal points of the 2016 LEAP event happening this Saturday at the Wenatchee Valley College Grove Recital Hall and the Numerica Performing Arts Center. LEAP, or the Local Enterprising Artists' Project, is now in its second year of promoting and engaging the local arts.

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  17. East Wenatchee man charged with choking girlfriendRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wenatchee World

    Chase Allen Speegle of East Wenatchee was scheduled for arraignment Wednesday on an added second-degree assault charge, after initially being charged in July with a single first-degree assault count plus felony harassment. Chelan County sheriff's deputies said Speegle drove with the woman, 26, on a day trip to Leavenworth and back July 20. En route back to Wenatchee, Speegle allegedly stopped on a rural road near Monitor, pulled the woman from the car by the hair and dragged her into a nearby orchard, where he began choking her and threatening to kill her.

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  18. Police and family searching for missing girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wenatchee World

    She has brown eyes and dark hair, Wenatchee Police Sgt. Jim West said Wednesday.

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  19. Plea entered in Stemilt 'ghost employee' theftRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wenatchee World

    The plea by Martha Susana Contreras Perez, 26, opens the door to a planned September plea by her mother, Martha Perez Guillen, 54, who's accused of conspiracy and forgery for allegedly cashing checks her daughter fraudulently drafted on Stemilt accounts. Contreras is to be sentenced next month.

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  20. Marcellee "Marcie" Sparks-SepulvedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wenatchee World

    She was born on August 25, 1945 in Omak, , to the late Beryl "Pat" and Blanch Sparks. As a young child, Marcellee and her family made a number of moves that included Chelan, where she attended Kindergarten and first grade.

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