The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi78° Sunny

Tonight

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi78° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo52° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi77° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo49° Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi72° Partly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo46° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi64° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo45° Slight Chance Showers

At least 5 killed in violence in Mexico’s Michoacán state

Send to Kindle
Print This

MEXICO CITY — At least five people were killed in a spasm of violence that shook one of Mexico’s largest states over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

Gunmen on Sunday blew up 18 electrical substations — twice the originally reported number — and torched six gasoline stations in Michoacán state, just west of the nation’s capital. Nearly half a million people were left without electricity for 15 hours.

During that time at least five people were killed during a gun…

View my options or Sign in