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Man slides 70 feet at Peshastin Pinnacles

PESHASTIN -- A 61-year-old man was helped from the Peshastin Pinnacles about 1 p.m. Thursday after he slid about 70 feet from an area known as Sunset Rock.

Suspect arrested in roving stalking complaint

WENATCHEE -- An East Wenatchee man was first cited for a misdemeanor, then arrested on suspicion of a felony this week for allegedly stalking a delivery worker along her route.
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Keeping them untangled

Liz DeMarco walks her dogs Drac, Mato and Asé in Wenatchee on Thursday afternoon.
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Wildland group resists Stemilt land-swap proposal

WENATCHEE — A grassroots group of orchardists, sportsmen and conservationists is resisting the latest effort by owners of Stemilt Growers to plant a cherry orchard on a portion of Stemilt Basin lands slated to remain open and public.

Red Cross seeks ‘Hometown Hero’ nominees

Know a person or group who has performed a life-saving or extraordinary, community-spirited act in Chelan or Douglas counties? If so, the regional chapter of the American Red Cross wants to know about it.

Community development director candidates on display Monday

CHELAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL HOST A PUBLIC RECEPTION MONDAY TO INTRODUCE THE TWO FINALISTS FOR THE COUNTY’S LONG-OPEN POST OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR. — County officials have declined to release the candidates’ names or qualifications until the reception.

Fire victims can get help with rent, mortgage

NCW -- Okanogan County residents who lost their primary home in last summer’s Carlton Complex Fire can apply for a grant to help pay for one month’s rent or mortgage, offered by local real estate agents.

Look out for shoulder work on Chumstick Highway

CHELAN COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS CREWS STARTING MONDAY WILL REDUCE THE SPEED FROM 50 MPH TO 30 MPH ALONG A PORTION OF CHUMSTICK HIGHWAY WHILE THEY WORK TO STABILIZE A 100-FOOT STRETCH OF SHOULDER. — Work will happen from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and should be finished by April 3. Motorists should expect 15-minute delays.

Farm loans available

WENATCHEE -- Farm loans remain available for women and minority producers through the U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency.