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Heat Advisory issued July 01 at 3:03PM PDT until July 03 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS

...HOT TEMPERATURES TO IMPACT THE INLAND NORTHWEST... .TRIPLE DIGIT TEMPERATURES AROUND 103 DEGREES OR ABOVE WILL BE IN PLACE TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY. THE HEAT WILL HIT FIRST IN THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE CENTRAL BASIN...SOUTHWEST PALOUSE AND ALONG THE SNAKE AND CLEARWATER RIVER EXPANDING NORTHWARD INTO LOWER VALLEY AREAS ALONG THE COLUMBIA THROUGH WENATCHEE AND INTO

Tonight

Lo73° Clear

Thursday

Hi103° Hot

Thursday Night

Lo73° Clear

Friday

Hi103° Hot

Friday Night

Lo71° Breezy

Independence Day

Hi102° Hot

Saturday Night

Lo70° Clear

Sunday

Hi99° Hot

Sunday Night

Lo73° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi95° Sunny

Scammers go after PUD customers Tuesday

WENATCHEE — Scammers, using caller ID to confuse customers, threatened to shut off power to Chelan County PUD customers on Tuesday if they did not immediately pay for overdue bills.

Fire victims try to move from shock to recovery

WENATCHEE -- What do you do when wildfire destroys your home and the lifetime accumulation of material treasures of experiences? When fire cancels the trajectory of all your future plans?

Your Business

Shaun Kelly, paramedic for Cascade Medical Center, was recently awarded Paramedic of the Year by the Greater Wenatchee EMS Council.

Hungarian police break up clashes at migrant camp

BUDAPEST — Hungarian police fired tear gas to subdue hundreds of people fighting each other and throwing rocks in an overcrowded camp for migrants in the eastern city of Debrecen, authorities said.

California bill limits school vaccine exemptions

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill on Tuesday to make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their children for communicable diseases in the aftermath of a measles outbreak at Disneyland that was linked to low inoculation rates.

Iran and powers set to miss deadline

VIENNA — Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations on Tuesday after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal, with both sides cautioning that major obstacles to a lasting agreement remained.

Prison superintendent, 11 others on leave after escape

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. — The superintendent and 11 other workers have been put on leave at Clinton Correctional Facility after a pair of inmates escaped early this month, setting off a three-week-long manhunt, family members and New York state officials said on Tuesday.

Tunisia hotel attack gunman trained in Libya

TUNIS — The Tunisian gunman who carried out the hotel attack last Friday that killed 38 people, mostly British tourists, trained in a jihadist camp in Libya at the end of last year, Tunisian prime minister’s spokesman Dafer Neji said on Tuesday.

Around 1,200 escape from Yemen prison

SANAA — Around 1,200 prisoners escaped during clashes at a jail in central Yemen on Tuesday, among them al Qaeda suspects, officials and security sources said.

Okla. Supreme Court orders removal of monument

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that a Ten Commandments monument placed on State Capitol grounds must be removed because the Oklahoma Constitution bans the use of state property for the benefit of a religion.

State Legislature sends $38.2 billion budget to Inslee’s desk

OLYMPIA — After 165 days of partisan bickering over taxes and spending, the Legislature moved swiftly Monday to pass a $38.2 billion budget to run state government for the next two years. The Senate also passed and sent to the House a plan to spend $16.1 billion on transportation projects over the next 16 years.

Kidnapped woman rescued after calling 911

PORTLAND — An Oregon woman who was kidnapped, bound and held captive in her car was rescued by police after she seized the moment to call 911 when her captor left the vehicle to change a flat tire, authorities said on Tuesday.
Quincy-area fire

7:45 a.m. update: Evacuation orders lifted near Quincy

QUINCY —  Evacuations orders for about two dozen homes near Quincy were lifted early Wednesday morning as firefighters continued to battle a blaze northeast of Quincy. Fire officials now say it is safe for residents to return to their homes.