Rocky Reach Fire in Mopup Mode, Remains 70 Percent Contained

Crews continue mopping up around the Rocky Reach Fire which is 70 percent contained, burning about 34-hundred acres. Public Information Officer Max Jones says they are heat seeking. “There’s not much left out there. It’s looking cold and smooth. They’re finishing the mop up. We don’t want a single issue.”…


Work Continues on Little Camas Fire

Crews are still monitoring the Little Camas Fire despite it being 100 percent contained. DNR Spokesperson Janet Pearce says they are planning on flying drones over the area to find any potential hot spots. “Even with the red flag warning coming up, we’re feeling pretty good about this fire being…


Prepaid Ballots Required Planning by County Auditors

Included with those primary ballots arriving in people’s mailboxes over the next few days will be prepaid envelopes to mail them back free of charge. Douglas County Auditor Thad Duvall says they had to go back to the drawing board. “We needed to examine all of our ballot mailing materials…


Chelan County Fire District 1 Chief Changeover Has Occurred

The Chelan County Fire District 1 Chief turnover happened earlier this month. Deputy Chief Mike Burnett says it was always part of the plan to have Chief Brian Brett be the Deputy Chief for six months and then the two would switch. “When I came 9.5 years ago, I had…


Malaga Water District Turning Off Water Thursday

The Malaga Water District will be shutting off the water Thursday July 19th to install a new line and the shut off is required for the process. The District suggests that if you’re in the affected area, turn off your hot water tanks and have extra water in the refrigerator….


Chihuahua Helps Scare Home Intruder Away

The old expression, “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog,” proved true Tuesday morning for a Wenatchee family. Wenatchee Police say a male intruder had broken into a home and was going through the family’s refrigerator when a…


Candidate, Susan Hutchison to Appear on “The Agenda”

Former state Republican Party chair, Susan Hutchison, is challenging Democratic U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell … Hutchison believes the new trade war will eventually benefit Washington farmers … The entire interview with Senatorial candidate Susan Hutchison can be heard on “The Agenda” with Michael Knight. tomorrow [WED] at 12:15 PM


Primary Ballots are in the Mail This Week

Are you waiting for your ballot for the Primary election?? Skip Moore is the Auditor for Chelan County, he wants to remind you: It always important that you vote … The general election will be Tuesday, November 6th.