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Winter Weather Advisory issued December 09 at 1:58AM PST until December 09 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SNOW EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH THE WEEKEND... .LIGHT SNOW SNOW WILL LINGER OVER THE REGION. MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE OFF AND ON THROUGH THE WEEKEND. FOR THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE MOUNTAINS...A MORE SIGNIFICANT ROUND OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS

Overnight

Lo20° Chance Snow

Friday

Hi26° Snow Likely

Friday Night

Lo22° Snow Likely then Chance Snow

Saturday

Hi30° Chance Snow

Saturday Night

Lo26° Chance Snow

Sunday

Hi33° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo24° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi29° Mostly Cloudy

Monday Night

Lo11° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi22° Mostly Sunny

Everyday Business | Home prices continue upward trend

House market jingle: The best holiday gift for local homeowners — particularly those selling their homes now — has to be this year’s continuing rise in prices. In October, the median sales price in the Wenatchee market rose to $269,450, up 8 percent from $250,000 last year, reports Pacific Appraisal Associates. Even better for sellers, the median price hit $280,000 over the last 90 days.
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Black Friday shopping

Black Friday brought out long lines of early morning shoppers, including hundreds at Hooked on Toys in Wenatchee. 
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30 Under 35 | Next question: Heidi Huddle

The Wenatchee Valley Business World’s “30 Under 35” program honored young community leaders earlier this year. We tap their thoughts in this Sunday interview series.

Washington jobless rate finally sees significant drop

After flatlining all year, Washington state’s unemployment rate has dropped significantly and has hit its lowest point in more than eight years, according to new figures released Wednesday.
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Chelan-Douglas Trends: Share of population living below the federal poverty level

The Federal Poverty Guidelines, also referred to as the Federal Poverty Level, (FPL) determines an income threshold that varies by family size and age make-up, and below which a household unit is said to be living in poverty. The income counted in the FPL calculations includes wage and salaries, unearned income and most transfer payments. The calculations do not include the value of non-cash benefits such as food stamps, housing subsidies or Medicaid.

October retail sales beat expectations

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. retail sales rose more than expected in October as households bought motor vehicles and a range of other goods, pointing to sustained economic strength that could allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month.
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Clothiers decide to hang it up after 110 years

WENATCHEE — You’d expect a closeout sale at the region’s top-ranking men’s store to have discounts on suits, khakis and Tommy Bahama tropical-print shirts. And you’d be right.