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Man arrested for vehicular homicide in fatal car crash

LEAVENWORTH — An 18-year-old Auburn man has been arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide and assault following a single-car accident early Monday that resulted in the death of one of his passengers and injury to another.

Boy, 2, drowns in backyard pool

EAST WENATCHEE — A 2-year-old boy drowned in a backyard swimming pool here Saturday, local police have reported.

Ephrata man rescued from burning storage containers

EPHRATA – A HOMELESS MAN WHO HAD BEEN LIVING IN A STORAGE CONTAINER IN EPHRATA WAS RESCUED BY POLICE TUESDAY MORNING AS SMOKE BILLOWED FROM ONE STORAGE UNIT, AND POLICE HEARD POUNDING ON THE LOCKED METAL DOOR OF ANOTHER UNIT A FEW DOORS DOWN. — He said police arrived first, and heard someone banging on the door of a unit four or five doors away from the unit that was on fire.
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Hayes Cleaners’ fire touches a lot of us

WENATCHEE — When a basement dryer fire closed the familiar doors of Hayes Cleaners Thursday, a lot of people’s clothes were inside. And still are.

Ex-cop’s child rape retrial gets July setting

WENATCHEE — Chelan County Prosecutor Doug Shae will press ahead with the case against former police officer Scottie L. Arms, accused of child rape, whose first trial ended with a hung jury two weeks ago.
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Remembering

World photo/Mike Bonnicksen

Crew mops up small wildfire on Deer Mountain

CHELAN — Crews remained alert Saturday for spot fires following thunderstorms Thursday night and Friday, but rain accompanying the storms seemed to have dampened any flare-ups.

Ephrata man rescued from burning storage containers

EPHRATA – A homeless man who had been living in a storage container in Ephrata was rescued by police Tuesday morning as smoke billowed from one storage unit, and police heard pounding on the locked metal door of another unit a few doors down.

Entiat district to discuss fire closure

ENTIAT – The Entiat Ranger District will host an open house to talk about an area on the national forest still closed from last summer’s Duncan Fire.

Lightning storm ignites brush fires

CHELAN — A lightning storm that made its way from Naches to Canada Thursday night started two small brush fires west of Entiat and Chelan.

Lawnmower ignites Entiat River home

ENTIAT – A riding lawnmower that caught fire ignited a newer home west of Entiat, causing extensive damage Thursday evening.