The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Lo45° Rain Likely and Patchy Fog


Hi57° Patchy Fog then Mostly Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo44° Mostly Cloudy


Hi57° Partly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo44° Mostly Cloudy


Hi53° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo42° Chance Rain


Hi54° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo40° Chance Rain


Hi55° Slight Chance Rain

Eastern’s Hardship Fund helps students affected by fires

Send to Kindle
Print This

OKANOGAN COUNTY — Here’s a ray of hope for Cheney-bound students impacted by the recent wildfires.

Eastern Washington University is sending a team of financial aid counselors and outreach staff to Okanogan County in August to speak with students planning to attend EWU this fall.

In addition to advising potential students, Eastern has set up a $250,000 Student Hardship Fund to help incoming students with tuition and housing.

Counselors are able to award grants at the time of their visit. For more information, visit Specific times and locations will be posted there as the date draws closer.

Donations can also be made to support the Hardship Fund at


Reach Holly Thorpe at 509-664-7139 or .