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Emails show PUD’s Wright was tipped to hiring concerns at Bonneville

WENATCHEE — Chelan County PUD General Manager Steve Wright says that emails released this month to a newspaper show that his actions as head of the Bonneville Power Administration were correct, if minimal, in delegating concerns about the federal agency’s practices for hiring veterans.

Eastmont High remodel continues

EHS' front door is looking a lot different these days as the school's overall remodeling heads toward a summer completion.

Morel mushroom permits available

WENATCHEE — People wanting to hunt for morel mushrooms this spring can get a permit to harvest them commercially on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest beginning Monday.

Wenatchee wolf pack’s existence in doubt

WENATCHEE — A female wolf that biologists thought made up half of Wenatchee’s fledgling wolf pack has rejoined her old pack near Cle Elum, leaving doubt that the local one still exists.

Wenatchee gas price: $3.58/gallon

Local gas prices have inreased nearly 40 cents a gallon over the past two months, but are still well below the state average cost per gallon.

Fish welcome:

Wanapum and Rock Island dams ready for spring chinook

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.