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Memorial Day

Hi77° Isolated Thunderstorms


Lo57° Isolated Thunderstorms


Hi77° Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo58° Chance Showers


Hi82° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Wednesday Night

Lo60° Slight Chc Thunderstorms


Hi87° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo62° Partly Cloudy


Hi89° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo62° Partly Cloudy

Forest Service meeting scheduled in Okanogan

OKANOGAN — The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest will host a listening session to talk about revising its forest plan, and listen to ideas on the process from the public.

Okanogan County offers special filing period

OKANOGAN – The Okanogan County Auditor will have a special three-day filing period Wednesday through Friday, when people can file for offices in which no one filed during the regular filing period.

Fire damages mill piping

OMAK – About 300 feet of piping was damaged by an early morning fire Monday at Omak Wood Products, a plywood mill in Omak.

Water birders

Birders loaded into rafts and floated down the Icicle and Wenatchee Rivers near Leavenworth on Friday during an afternoon trip arranged during the Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest. The popular floats were run by Osprey Rafting. The annual festival ended Sunday.

Pateros, Brewster mayors opt not to run

OKANOGAN – In the past year, the cities of Brewster and Pateros appointed new mayors. But neither of them filed to keep the office last week.
Teacher protest

Teachers hit the streets to press funding demands

WENATCHEE — More than 400 teachers from Wenatchee and Eastmont school districts are out on the streets today waving signs to protest what they say is lack of full educational funding by Washington legislators .

Eastside house fire may be arson

EAST WENATCHEE — A fire that badly damaged an East Wenatchee house early Saturday morning may be arson, a Douglas County fire official says.

Two injured in Quincy accident

QUINCY — Two Quincy residents were injured Saturday in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 281, five miles south of Quincy.

Appleyard reopens

WENATCHEE — The BSNF Wenatchee Appleyard has reopened and is back in full service.

Driver falls asleep, crashes

BREWSTER — A Seattle man was injured Friday after he fell asleep while driving on Highway 97 near Brewster.

Ramble on the river

WENATCHEE — Well over a century has passed since Native American encampments were common along the Columbia River. But representatives of several Plateau Indian tribes came together Saturday at Rocky Reach Dam for a day of dancing, drumming, story telling, tipi building and tribal sports and games.