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Chilly parade draws enthusiastic (and green) crowd and entries

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WENATCHEE — “May the wind be always at your back,” the well-known Irish blessing says.

Perhaps it should say a “warm” wind.

Despite a chilly breeze, Wenatchee’s annual St. Patrick’s Day went off without a hitch Monday with about two dozen entries parading down a one-block stretch of Orondo Avenue in what is billed as the shortest parade in the world celebrating the 5th century Irish saint.

John and Glenna Post of East Wenatchee put out the first chairs along…

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