All For Paws Hosting Santa Paws To Help Local Police Dogs

There’s a new opportunity to treat your pet while also supporting local police dogs. Santa Paws, a fundraising event hosted by All For Paws in Chelan, will be December 16th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Beth Vincent, owner of All For Paws, said, “What we do is we have…



Annual Flag Football Contest Raises Hundreds for Jerry’s Harvest

The annual flag football game between the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office and the Wenatchee Police Department raised enough money for Jerry’s Harvest to supply nearly 300 meals for families who have members suffering end of life struggles. Sheriff’s Office Deputy Brett Peterson said it was the participation keeps getting bigger….



Chelan County Sheriff K9 Reno Retires

Chelan County Sheriff’s K9 Officer Reno has retired due to medical concerns. The Sheriff’s Office says Reno had gone through surgery and rehab to help him recover, gain strength and be pain free, but ultimately the department had to do what was best for dog. Reno will now retire to…


Leavenworth Man Arrested After Shooting at BNSF Workers

From CCSO: Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on October 23, 2018 at approximately 10:43 p.m., Chelan County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 12000 block of Chumstick Hwy, approximately four miles north of Leavenworth, for the report of a male subject firing a gun at co-workers. Burlington Northern Santé Fe (BNSF) employees…



19 Blasting Caps Destroyed After Being Found Near Chiwawa River Pines

From a CCSO Press Release: The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office reports that blasting caps found on private property near Plain, WA Friday were detonated by an Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) team from Yakima.  A citizen cleaning up an estate on Pine Tree Road in the Chiwawa River Pines Community had…


UPDATE: Seattle Hiker Dies on Buck Mountain, Man ID’d

UPDATE: The 44-year-old Seattle man that died hiking Buck Mountain has been identified as James E. Rothwell. He recently moved from New York where he still has family who has been notified. The Chelan County Sheriffs Office says Rothwell was hiking with two others when he fell 50 feet while traversing…


Memorial Day Weekend Busy for Chelan County Sheriffs Office

Exact numbers from a busy Memorial Day weekend will not be available until later this week, but Sheriff Brian Burnett said it was very busy. “We ran some preliminary [numbers] that looked at Friday  through about midnight Sunday. We took about 290 calls in the county and about 244 of…