Charges Dismissed in Bullwinkle Killing

Charges have been dismissed against a Lewis County man following the killing of a trophy bull elk that had become something of a celebrity in the Ellensburg area and was called Bullwinkle by locals. The Seattle Times reports that the case against 77-year-old Tod Reichert of Salkum was dismissed Thursday…


Cashmere Falls to Mt. Baker in State Final, 45-44

The Mt. Baker Mountaineers held on 45-44 to hand the Cashmere Bulldogs their first and most stinging defeat of a long season on Saturday. In ever tightening circles, the Bulldogs of Cashmere advanced to the finals by repeating their efforts; in one circle, an old rival, the other Bulldogs from…



National Day of Unplugging Begins at Sundown

Get off your phones and get outside. Be with family and interact with others. That’s the goal of the National Day of Unplugging which begins at sundown Friday, March 3rd. Amanda Fisher with Lake Wenatchee State Park says you can visit their trails and you will see some natural beauty….


Arrest Warrant Issued For Suspect In Quincy Shootings

An arrest warrant has been issued for the 17 year old suspect in last weekend’s murder of Quincy teenager Jaleel Munnings. The Quincy Police Department and area law enforcement agencies are continuing to search for the juvenile suspected shooting Munnings and a 20 year old Ephrata man. Luis Nava Trujillo…


Lost Heirloom Apples Rediscovered

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – A researcher has found two lost apple varieties on the slopes of Steptoe Butte in eastern Washington. Hundreds of century-old apple trees dot the butte rising from the Palouse south of Spokane. A retired man from Chattaroy has been studying the apple trees for years in…


Wenatchee Wild’s Harris & Littler Earn Top BCHL Honors

The BCHL announced award winners for the 2017 season and the Wenatchee Wild were well represented. The Wenatchee Wild’s Brendan Harris was awarded league MVP honors with the Vern Dye Memorial Trophy and The Most Sportsmanlike Award.  Both awards were voted on by the BCHL’s coaches. Harris also picked up…


Separate Student Loan Bills Passed

The Washington State House passed a bill that will provide detailed information on student loans to college loans after the loan has been disbursed. The legislation was proposed by the State Attorney General Bob Ferguson after he has received what he says are hundreds of complaints from student borrowers. A…


Aviation License Plates One Step Closer to Reality

Washington aviation enthusiasts may soon be able to share their passion with the world. A bill sponsored by Moses Lake Republican Tom Dent passed the Washington State House Tuesday that would create a Washington aviation license plate. Dent says part of the proceeds from the plates would be used to…


2017 Apple Blossom Junior Royalty

The Washington State Apple Blossom Festival announced the 2017 Junior Royalty. The Royal Court are 5th graders Queen Annika Erho who attends Valley Academy of Learning. Princesses Carys Williams and Natalie Severson.  Both princesses attend Sterling Middle School.