Bafus Uses Mediation to Achieve Success

From Applesox.com: Though his math was off, Yogi Berra’s main message was simple and understandable: if you aren’t mentally locked in, you can’t hope to succeed in baseball. Physical ability is extremely important, but an unfocused athlete can only perform so well. For AppleSox right-hander Curtis Bafus, getting properly prepared…


Red Flag Warning Issued for Tuesday and Wednesday

Red Flag Warnings will be in effect for North Central Washington on Tuesday. From Chelan south to past Yakima and out to Moses Lake, breezy winds and low relative humidity mean a red flag warning will be in effect from 4:00 p.m Tuesday through 10:00 p.m. Wednesday. The Kittitas Valley…


2018-19 Numerica PAC Season Announced

On March 17, the Numerica Performing Arts Center hosted its fourth annual Spring Fling, the gala that honors current sponsors and offers opportunities to invest in the upcoming season. That evening, $160,000 was raised and the Numerica PAC’s 2018-2019 SEASON was established: September 28, 2018 at 7:30pm: ZEPPELIN USA sponsored…


City of Wenatchee Reminding Residents of Fire Safety

The city of Wenatchee is reminding residents of some behaviors that could protect their home from fire. The Washington State Department of Natural Resources says the number of fires they’ve responded to this point is among the highest they have recorded in recent years. PROTECT YOUR HOME • Clear off…


Chelan PUD Agrees to Buy Land for New Facility

Chelan PUD and the Port of Chelan County have tentatively agreed to a purchase by the PUD of Port-owned land north of the Wenatchee River Bridge and a sale of PUD ownership interests in the Confluence Technology Center (CTC) to the Port.  The agreement provides a path for implementation of…


Rocky Reach Fire 30 Percent Contained

FIRE STATUS Acres Burned: 3427 Cause: Under Investigation Structures Damaged: None Closures: Temporary Flight Restriction* Evacuations: Level 1, Burch Mountain and Swakane Canyon Containment: 30% Injuries: 0 RESOURCES Crews: 7 Engines: 21 Dozers: 3 Water Tenders: 2 Aircraft: Total personnel: 241 The Rocky Reach Fire started on the southwest flank…


Grant County Sheriffs Say Mile Marker 81 Fire is Out

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says the Mile Marker 81 fire is out. The blaze burned more than 1,000 acres and destroyed one pump house. The fire threatened homes in the Lake Lenore area, but none were damaged. SR 17 was also reopened over the weekend. Some power poles were…


Little Camas Fire 100 Percent Contained, Crews Mopping Up

The Little Camas Fire is 100 percent contained according to DNR Spokesperson Janet Pearce. “We have a strike team and a 20-person crew just mopping up and making sure all the hot spots are out. We’re going to release a few resources this fire [Tuesday].” Pearce says the fire will…