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Tuesday

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Obama defends veteran care lapses

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — His standing with veterans damaged by scandal, President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended his administration’s response to Veterans Affairs lapses that delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but conceded more needed to be done to regain their trust.

Wall Street

It was a big round-number day for the stock market.

Couple considers reconciliation

Dear Abby: Five years ago, my husband got drunk and physically attacked me in front of his family. It was horrible. I was in shock, and our relationship never recovered.
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Measuring the vibe

PUD tests Peshastin Pinnacles area for effects of jackhammering

Campfire bans partly lifted

NCW — The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest has partially lifted a forest-wide campfire ban.
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Old news

100 years ago — 1914
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After the flood

On the eve of reopening, Eastmont High copes with a major water leak

Deported drug suspect returns to stand trial

WENATCHEE — A drug defendant whose deportation led Chelan County into a legal tussle over his bail has returned to the United States to face his felony charge.
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Railway reopens after fire

PATEROS — The Cascade & Columbia River Railroad is back running between Oroville and Wenatchee.

Pedestrian reports robbery

EAST WENATCHEE — A 31-year-old East Wenatchee man told police that he was robbed at knife-point Sunday night in the 1100 block of Valley Mall Parkway.