Reichert Presents Gift to Mariachi Huenache

Congressman Dave Reichert honored Mariachi Huenache for their recent trip to the Washington D.C. to perform in front of Congress. In a ceremony held at Wenatchee High School, Reichert presented director Ramon Rivera and the students with a certificate verifying their performance and pictures the group took with Reichert and…


2017 Election: Wenatchee City Council Seat #2

Incumbent Ruth Esparza is running against Adriana Farnsworth for seat #2 on the Wenatchee City Council. Each of them appeared on “The Agenda” with Michael Knight on News Radio 560 KPQ. Below is audio from those interviews. Ruth Esparza   Adriana Farnsworth


Election 2017: Wenatchee School Board Position #5

Two candidates are on the ballot for the Wenatchee School District Board position #5. Sarah Knox is running against Jennifer Talbot. Each of them appeared on “The Agenda” with Michael Knight on News Radio 560 KPQ. Below is the audio from those interviews. Sarah Knox   Jennifer Talbot


Massive Drug Bust in Grant County

The following is a news release from the Grant County Sheriff’s office: In response to an October 5 traffic stop by Moses Lake Police Department where a suspect was found with nearly eight pounds of methamphetamine and heroin, a subsequent Grant County INET investigation has led to an additional seven…


Boil Advisory Lifted, School Back on in Peshastin

The Peshastin Water District has lifted the boil advisory that has been in place after E. Coli was found in the water supply last week. It advises customers to make sure to flush your system in your homes by running every faucet in the home for about 25 minutes. Because…


2017 Election: Wenatchee School District Position #3

The two candidates Wenatchee School District #246 School Board Member position #3 are Claudia De Robles and Sunny Hemphill. Each candidates joined Micheal Knight on “The Agenda” on News Radio 560 KPQ. Below is the audio from those interviews. Claudia DeRobles   Sunny Hemphill   Ballots will be arriving in…


Water Issues Prompt P-D Elementary Closure Again Tuesday

Peshastin-Dryden Elementary school is cancelling classes again on Tuesday as the Peshastin Water District continues to flush and clean the water system after samples tested positive for E. Coli. A boil advisory has been in affect since Saturday. The water district is working with the Department of Health to get…


Injury Accident Blocks US97 Near Orondo

A head-on collision on US 97 caused delays on Monday. The accident happened on MP 220 about five miles north of Orondo. The collision involved a semi  and two other cars. There were some injuries involved. The roadway was cleared around 12:44 p.m.


Overturned Apple Truck Blocking Blewett Pass

An accident on US 97 mile post 170 near Blewett Pass is causing delays as crews work to clean up the scene. According to Trooper Brian Moore of WSP, 56,000 pounds of apples have spilled onto the roadway. The accident happened just before noon on Monday. The cause is being…


State Offering Help with Medicare Enrollment

The open enrollment for Medicare is underway. The Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors, or SHIBA, will be holding in-person counseling events around the state to help you get what you need. Open enrollment period goes until December 7. Every year, SHIBA offers free, unbiased Medicare work-shops throughout the state. You…