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Overnight

Lo57° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi77° Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo58° Chance Showers

Wednesday

Hi82° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Wednesday Night

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Thursday

Hi87° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

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Friday

Hi89° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

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Saturday

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View from above

Flight over the Methow offers an aerial view of fires, floods and salmon projects

Car jumps curb, strikes pedestrian

CHELAN — A 62-year-old Seattle woman strolling on a sidewalk in Chelan was struck and injured Sunday by a car that jumped the curb.

Man arrested for vehicular homicide in fatal car crash

LEAVENWORTH — An 18-year-old Auburn man has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide and assault following a single-car accident early Monday that resulted in the death of one of his passengers and injury to another.

Boy, 2, drowns in backyard pool

EAST WENATCHEE — A 2-year-old boy drowned in a backyard swimming pool here Saturday, local police have reported.

News of record

News of record reports for Chelan County

Ephrata man rescued from burning storage containers

EPHRATA – A HOMELESS MAN WHO HAD BEEN LIVING IN A STORAGE CONTAINER IN EPHRATA WAS RESCUED BY POLICE TUESDAY MORNING AS SMOKE BILLOWED FROM ONE STORAGE UNIT, AND POLICE HEARD POUNDING ON THE LOCKED METAL DOOR OF ANOTHER UNIT A FEW DOORS DOWN. — He said police arrived first, and heard someone banging on the door of a unit four or five doors away from the unit that was on fire.
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Hayes Cleaners’ fire touches a lot of us

WENATCHEE — When a basement dryer fire closed the familiar doors of Hayes Cleaners Thursday, a lot of people’s clothes were inside. And still are.

Bear takes recess in Seattle school yard

SEATTLE — A black bear wandered onto the edge of the playground at a Seattle-area elementary school on Thursday morning, where officials readying children for outdoor gym class promptly canceled the activities, officials said.

Spokane teachers approve Wednesday walkout

SPOKANE —Spokane Public Schools teachers and staff voted Wednesday to have a one-day walkout on May 27 to protest a lack of state funding for schools.