Mud flow closes South Lakeshore Road of Lake Chelan

Lake Chelan’s South Lakeshore Road remains closed in the area where a landslide occurred on Sunday.   The slide was reported at about 7:15 a.m. after mud and debris filled an emergency basin and covered the roadway below Slide Ridge.  Chelan County Public Works crews have been working since Sunday to reopen…


Annual Coats For Kids Drive Oct 28th

The Wenatchee Valley Coats for Kids is Saturday, October 28th in the Wenatchee Albertson’s parking lot.  It’s a great way to Make A Difference in the community on the annual day of service in the Wenatchee Valley by donating a new or gently used coat, hat or pair of gloves…


Quincy Man Arrested on Multiple Charges

From a Press Release – A Wenatchee resident discovered she was being burglarized early on the morning of October 17, 2017 when she saw the crime occurring on a security camera she had installed at her residence in the 700 block of South Miller Street in Wenatchee. The victim in…


Ephrata Man Killed in Crash

From a Press Release – A 61-year-old Ephrata man was killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon east of Quincy. Kelly D. Norris was driving a 2009 Honda Accord around 3 p.m.when his vehicle collided with a 1998 Chevrolet Malibu driven by 32-year-old Genaro Vazquez Visoso of Royal City. Deputies…


Peshastin Water District Debrief Meeting Monday

From a Press Release – The Peshastin Water District will be hosting a debriefing meeting regarding our recent E. Coli incident on Monday, October 23, 4:00PM, at the Chelan County PUD auditorium in Leavenworth, 222 Chumstick Hwy. We’ll discuss what happened, the steps taken to alleviate the problem, communication with…


Soap Lake Under Boil Water Advisory

From a press release – The City of Soap Lake is advising all water customers to boil their drinking water. The boil water advisory will remain in effect until further notice. This precautionary measure is due to a broken water main in the city. The boil water advisory includes several…


Man Shot in Larson Housing Area

From a Press Release – One man was shot and injured Saturday night in the Larson Housing Area. Deputies received numerous reports of shots fire around 10:40 p.m. and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds on the sidewalk in the 1500 block of Arnold Drive. The man is hospitalized…


SR 20 Closed Due to Heavy Snow

SR 20 is closed from milepost 134 near Diablo to milepost 171, eight miles west of Mazama, due to heavy snow accumulation, multiple snow slides and avalanche danger. There is no detour available and motorists traveling across the Cascade Mountains should choose an alternate route. Conditions will be reevaluated Tuesday…


Gas Prices Down in Washington, Up in Wenatchee

Gas prices in Washington fell a penny over the past week to $2.87 a gallon according to GasBuddy.com. The national average was down nearly two cents to $2.44 per gallon. In Wenatchee We’re up two cents over the past week with a current average price of $2.91 per gallon. Prices…


Police convince woman to end possible suicide attempt

A quick response by Wenatchee Police helped avert a possible suicide attempt when officers were able to talk a female from jumping off the George Sellar Bridge Friday. Wenatchee Police Captain Edgar Reinfeld said RiverCom received calls shortly after 11:30am that an emotionally disturbed female had taken a family vehicle…