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Fish pond being built at Beebe Springs

CHELAN -- Beebe Springs Natural Area offers migrating salmon and steelhead a safe refuge from predators while traveling up the Columbia River. The Highway 97 recreation area will also have something to offer kids who want to try their hand at catching fish.

Page One note to readers

Folks, the staff and leadership team at this newspaper continue to work feverishly to get our delivery service back to where we can deliver the paper consistently.

Kids playing with matches start house fire

WENATCHEE -- A Wenatchee family escaped injury Saturday afternoon when children playing with matches set a bush on fire, and the flames spread to a home in the 1400 block of Somerset Drive.

Murderer resentenced for killing Quincy couple

EPHRATA -- Donald Eugene Lambert, who's been serving a life sentence since 1997 for his part in a double murder near Quincy, was resentenced Friday under a Supreme Court requirement for felons convicted as juveniles.

Wenatchee police officer injured after chase, fight

WENATCHEE --A Wenatchee police officer received minor injuries Friday after a routine traffic stop became a vehicle chase, foot pursuit and tussle with the suspect, who was finally arrested.

Carlton Complex Fire 2014: The recovery continues

Many people and groups are volunteering to help those who lost homes and property in last summer’s Carlton Complex Fire. The Wenatchee World will publish a weekly update on the massive effort.
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High-speed turn sends Subaru onto Chelan Avenue rocks

WENATCHEE -- A young Wenatchee man was injured Saturday night when the car he was riding in left South Chelan Avenue, hit a light post and retaining wall, went airborn and ended up perched in the rocks across from Aut-to Mocha.

New record set for earliest apple bloom

WENATCHEE -- Red Delicious apple trees hit full bloom in Wenatchee late afternoon Thursday, breaking a record for early bloom date in the area that had survived for 80 years.