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Two for the road

This bicycle may not have been built for two, but it works.

Man arrested after dog found severely injured

CASHMERE — A 45-year-old Milwaukee, Wis., man was arrested Monday night on suspicion of second-degree animal cruelty, first-degree malicious mischief and resisting arrest after an incident that left a small dog injured and bleeding.
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Meth played a part in Waterville man’s death

WATERVILLE — Methamphetamine played a part in the 2013 death of a Waterville man who struggled with a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy during an arrest, according to recently released public records.
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Leavenworth pot vote expected next week

LEAVENWORTH — Months of discussion about whether to allow state-sanctioned marijuana could come to an end — of sorts — April 22, the day Leavenworth’s current moratorium expires.

Diversity Council seeks input

WENATCHEE — The city of Wenatchee’s Diversity Advisory Council will hold a public hearing in May to gather input on potential barriers to public facilities and services.

Man hit by hammer, neighbor arrested

OKANOGAN — A 50-year-old Okanogan man was hospitalized Monday night after he being struck twice in the head and once in the hand with a hammer.
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Gutzwiler calls it quits on PUD board

WENATCHEE — Twelve years on the Chelan County PUD board is enough for Commissioner Norm Gutzwiler, who has announced he won’t seek a third, 6-year term.

Short lockdown enforced at Vale Elementary

CASHMERE — Vale Elementary School was placed on lockdown for about 20 minutes this morning after a report of three men who were “checking out” a pistol in the area, said John Wisemore, Chelan County undersheriff.