The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Lo53° Mostly Clear


Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo52° Mostly Cloudy


Hi74° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo47° Mostly Cloudy


Hi67° Slight Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo46° Mostly Cloudy


Hi64° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo47° Slight Chance Showers


Hi65° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Chelan County eyes 4,000 acres in Stemilt Basin

Send to Kindle
Print This

Correction: The name of a state Department of Natural Resources official was misspelled in the original version of this story. The error has been corrected in this version.

WENATCHEE — Chelan County officials say they they’ve assembled enough money in grants and contributions to buy 4,000 acres of Stemilt Basin lands to preserve for water, recreation and wildlife protection.

The buy, estimated at $2.2 million, could happen within a year.

“We feel pretty confident we’ll be able to come up…

View my options or Sign in