International Credit Union Day is October 19th

Credit unions in Washington state and around the world are celebrating International Credit Union Day today. These banking alternatives are growing in popularity in the Evergreen State, with half of Washington residents now members of one of 90 local credit unions. Many celebrated the lead-up to Credit Union Day with…


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…


Underage Party Results in 50 Teens Facing Charges

A party in Moses Lake of teenagers and young adults resulted in charges of criminal trespass, along with alcohol and marijuana charges for more than 50 kids. Moses Lake PD responded to reports of suspicious people in the 800 block of Juniper where they found a party in a vacant…


Woman in Critical Condition After Jumping from Moving Car

A 20-year-old Mansfield woman jumped from a vehicle as it was driving west of Mansfield. Washington State Patrol says she was transported to Central Washington Hospital. The Wenatchee World reports the woman is in critical condition and exited the vehicle while it was traveling at about 40 MPH because of…


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…


“Move Over, It’s The Law” emphasis starts Wednesday

In the last two years, over 60 Washington State Patrol vehicles have been hit and 24 troopers injured. That’s an average of one trooper injured every month. A three-day statewide “Slow Down, Move Over” emphasis starts Wednesday to help both troopers and citizens get home safe by bringing awareness to…


Forest Service conducted prescribed burns on Monday

If you spotted smoke on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National forest yesterday, it was likely from four prescribed burns conducted Monday. The Forest Service burned eight acres north of Fish Lake, 378 acres northwest of Ardenvoir, 28 acres northwest of Conconully and some woody debris piles in the South Cle Elum Ridge…


Chelan PUD Hoping to Not Raise Rates

From a press release – Chelan County PUD commissioners Monday focused on the building blocks of the District’s 2018 budget, foremost among them – no electric rate increase proposed for the sixth year in a row. Going back to 2000, District rates have increased 9 percent while consumer prices have increased…