The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi37° Sunny

Tonight

Lo31° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi50° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo32° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi43° Slight Chance Rain

Thursday Night

Lo32° Mostly Cloudy then Chance Rain

Friday

Hi44° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo28° Slight Chance Showers

Saturday

Hi42° Chance Snow Showers

Saturday Night

Lo26° Chance Rain/Snow

Fire cuts off rail services to businesses

Send to Kindle
Print This

PATEROS — When wildfire ripped through the city of Pateros last week, it incinerated two railroad bridges and halted essential rail service to businesses north of the city.

It will be at least two weeks before the Cascade & Columbia River Railroad is back in operation, said Michael Williams, spokesman for Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, which owns the shortline. But it could be longer because of permitting and other preliminary work that must be done, he said.

Trains typically…

View my options or Sign in