KENNEWICK — After an afternoon session devoted to the challenges posed by high-demand Honeycrisp apples, the 2014 Washington State Horticultural Association annual meeting ended Wednesday at the Three Rivers Convention Center.
EAST WENATCHEE — A swath of land continues to be cleared near Pangborn Memorial Airport, making way for the planned runway expansion. Here, Lloyd Palm moves and tears into a mobile home on South Union Avenue on Tuesday as a large irrigation pipe will be placed underground nearby. Palm says he will come back in February to take away the remnants of the houses in the area.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed the National Defense Authorization Act, which included amendments to rebuild the upper Stehekin Valley Road and to change the fee system for people who own cabins on national forest land.
EPHRATA — After giving the go-ahead to build a new $7.11 million dispatch center to the Multi-Agency Communications Center board recently, Grant County commissioners were informed this week of an excellent bond rating.
After 35 years in the same Wenatchee location, The Muffler Shop has moved to 221 Park St. That’s in the auto-repair district between the 7-Eleven store and the George Sellar Bridge at the south end of town.