The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Lo25° Mostly Cloudy


Hi30° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo20° Patchy Freezing Fog


Hi28° Patchy Freezing Fog then Cloudy

Wednesday Night

Lo25° Mostly Cloudy


Hi27° Partly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo24° Patchy Freezing Fog


Hi26° Patchy Freezing Fog

Friday Night

Lo24° Patchy Freezing Fog


Hi26° Patchy Freezing Fog

Cat trap fever: Humane Society volunteer rounds up Eastside feral felines

Send to Kindle
Print This

EAST WENATCHEE — The metal traps were set out in sagebrush and roadside scruff, five of them, each containing a dish of freshly opened canned tuna.

An hour went by, then two.

Not a single cat went inside a trap.

Ann Schaechtel knew there were about 18 of them in the brush above the fuel pumps at Fred Meyer. She’d caught eight there in the last month.

But on Sunday night: nada.

Three cats scampered along a fence line. Two…

View my options or Sign in