CASHMERE – The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office is now investigating a suspicious fire on Sunday that burned dozens of pallets and threatened two Cashmere warehouses, including one containing agricultural chemicals.
EAST WENATCHEE – A Wenatchee woman accused of failing to provide medications and food to six vulnerable adults living at an East Wenatchee family home lost her credentials to practice as a nursing assistant in December, the state Department of Health reported last week.
EPHRATA -- Grant County PUD commissioners Tuesday approved a settlement that will allow holders of now-expired leases to Crescent Bar Island RV lots and condos to remain on the island for as long as 36 more years.
PATEROS – While Pateros city officials await funding for a new water tower, plans are underway to restore two old towers that ran dry last summer when firefighters were trying to save homes during the Carlton Complex Fire.
ROCK ISLAND -- A fire that damaged a Rock Island home under construction Thursday started from a plastic fan that was either too close to a heating unit or fell over onto the heating unit, a fire official says.