Women’s March Scheduled for Saturday

Saturday at Memorial Park will be the third annual Women’s March in Wenatchee. Organizer Terry Sloan says they want to bring anyone together to help promote issues she sees as important to women in the country. “Treating women respectfully and equally. We want to have a fair living wage. We…



Body of Entiat Man Found Near Highway

A 48 year old Entiat man died in an apparent fall sometime this weekend. The body of Shawn Lewis was located late Monday near Highway 97A, north of Entiat. The Chelan County Sheriff’s Chief of Operations Jason Reinfeld said in a press release that Lewis had not been seen by…




Senate Republican Leader Optimistic About 2019 Legislative Session

Olympia, WA – The gavel dropped on the full 2019 legislative session at the state capitol in Olympia. The leader of Republicans in the Senate, Ritzville’s Mark Schoesler, says he’s trying to remain optimistic despite Democrats having a larger majority this year. “And I remain optimistic as always that we…


Bill Introduced to Require Lawmakers to Pass Test Before Gun Legislation

Olympia, WA – State Sen. Phil Fortunato, R-Auburn, has introduced legislation in advance of the 2019 legislative session that would require legislators who draft gun legislation to be trained and pass a test.   “We have legislators drafting bills who have no idea how firearms work or any sense of firearm…


December Home Sales and Median Sales Prices Up

Home sales in the Wenatchee Valley were up 10 percent in December when compared to 2017 with median sales prices up 12 percent to $325,000 according to the most recent numbers from Pacific Appraisal Associates. With the December numbers, we now know the number of homes sold was essentially flat…


Keith Goehner Takes Seat in Olympia

The new 12th District State Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, officially took the oath of office and was sworn in as a member of the Washington State House of Representatives on Monday during the opening ceremonies of the 2019 Legislature. “The opening ceremonies were very humbling. It is a great honor…


Marco Gonzales and the Mariner Caravan Stops in Wenatchee Tuesday

The AppleSox provided the following press release Tomorrow, the Seattle Mariners will be stopping in Wenatchee for one of the nine stops on their “Mariners Caravan.” Fans are encouraged to come down to Pybus Public Market for the free event from 4:00-5:15 p.m. Mariners pitchers Shawn Armstrong and Marco Gonzales…