Hutchison – Cantwell Debate Saturday in Spokane

The Washington State Debate Coalition will host a U.S. Senate debate on Saturday, October 20th with U.S. Senate candidates Maria Cantwell (D) and Susan Hutchison (R) The candidates will debate at Spokane Community College’s Lair Student Center at 3 p.m. Both candidates have confirmed they are participating pending the U.S….


12th and 13th District Legislative Forums on STEM Education

The Apple STEM Network, in partnership with Wenatchee Valley College and Big Bend Community College, is hosting two legislative forums on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and career connected learning for District 12 and District 13 candidates. The community is invited to attend these free, panel-style forums. Current…


Wenatchee Kennel Club to Receive AKC Award at Weekend Dog Show

The Wenatchee Kennel Club will receive the American Kennel Club Public Education Award at a presentation this Saturday, October 20th at its dog show at the Chelan County Expo Center in Cashmere. The award will be presented to the club at 1:30PM by AKC Director of Education Leslie Fetzer, from…


Car Stalls on Railroad Tracks But Driver Escapes Unhurt

Police say a driver did the right thing and immediately got out of her vehicle after it stalled on railroad tracks in the 1400 block of North Miller Street in Wenatchee. Captain Edgar Reinfeld said the woman, who was the lone occupant, heard the horns and warning flashing signals but…



Rossi and Schrier to Debate at CWU Wednesday Evening

The candidates in the 8th Congressional District race will meet in their only scheduled debate on Wednesday evening in Ellensburg.   Candidates Dino Rossi (R) and Kim Schrier (D) will debate at Central Washington University’s McConnell Hall at 7 p.m.  The debate is hosted by the Washington State Debate Coalition and…


Mail Thefts in Sunnyslope Area

The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office had several reports of stolen mail on Monday in the Sunnyslope area.  A postal carrier also found mail littering the roadway along a route on Lower Sunnyslope Road, Easy Street, Sunset, Knowles Road, American Fruit Road, Viewmont, and Lovell Road. Deputies assisted in gathering mail…


Residents Escape Dryden House Fire

The occupants of a century old Dryden residence on Goehner Road were able to escape a structure fire Thursday but the home suffered extensive damage and two family pets were lost. Chelan County Fire District #6 Chief Phil Moser said the fire was reported about 1:15pm but flames had already…


Search Turns Up Stolen Items in Okanogan County

The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office, North Central Washington Narcotics Task Force and Spokane’s Auto Theft Task Force have recovered stolen items after search warrants were served recently near Frosty Creek Road in the Aeneas Valley in Okanogan County. Stolen items include several trailers including a U-Haul trailer, two enclosed construction trailers,…


Pro Life Speaker Abby Johnson To Speak at PAC

Noted Pro Life advocate Abby Johnson will speak about her experiences as a former Planned Parenthood Director  at the Numerica Performing Arts Center in Wenatchee.    Johnson spent eight years with Planned Parenthood and will talk about how the experience changed her views on abortion. The appearance is sponsored by…