The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi79° Becoming Sunny

Tonight

Lo53° Clear

Monday

Hi83° Sunny

Monday Night

Lo58° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi80° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo50° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi79° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo49° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo47° Mostly Cloudy

Chilly parade draws enthusiastic (and green) crowd and entries

Send to Kindle
Print This

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…

View my options or Sign in