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Man charged with shooting neighbor’s dog

MANSON — A 59-year-old man faces a charge of animal cruelty after a Manson couple said he shot their mixed-breed dog several times from inside the cab of his truck.

Cashmere millsite cleanup almost finished

CASHMERE — The Port of Chelan County is nearly finished with a $5 million cleanup project that has rendered its 32.5-acre former lumber mill site free of toxic soils and wood chips and ready to sell.

Forest Service hiring process changes

NCW — The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest and other national forests in the Pacific Northwest will use a new system to hire temporary or seasonal workers, including firefighters, next year.

Local orchardists on Tree Top board

BREWSTER — A top exec for Gebbers Farms was chosen last month to serve on the board of directors of Tree Top, the juice cooperative based in Selah.

Bill with Stehekin Road, cabin fee provisions pass Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. — State Sen. Linda Evans Parlette says that every time she thinks about the Stehekin Valley Road, she hears her late father saying that something needed an “act of Congress” ringing in her ears.

A gift from the heart

WENATCHEE — When Shannon Hampe received a box from an elderly couple in Wenatchee, donated to one of the victims of the Carlton Complex Fires, she knew she was holding a special gift.

Search goes on for suspect who escaped into river

LEAVENWORTH — Chelan County sheriff’s deputies returned Saturday to search the Icicle River area for a homeless shoplifting suspect who jumped into the water one day earlier to avoid arrest.

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