The Wenatchee World



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Lo63° Clear and Breezy then Clear


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Sunday Night

Lo62° Clear


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Monday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear


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Tuesday Night

Lo59° Mostly Clear and Breezy then Mostly Clear


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Wednesday Night

Lo63° Clear

Police continue search for missing woman

WENATCHEE — Police are still actively investigating the case of a missing 23-year-old Wenatchee woman, but have little to go on despite several calls from friends and others who believe they saw her, said Wenatchee Police Sgt. Jim West.

Gateway Project land cleared of vehicles

EAST WENATCHEE — The long-discussed Gateway Project made some visible progress recently when a cluttered car dealership parking lot was cleared of its vehicles.

Authorities identify fatal hit-and-run suspect

BRIDGEPORT — Authorities are looking for a 21-year-old Bridgeport man who they believe was driving a pickup that struck and killed bicyclist Gary Knowlton near Chelan.

Repair costs rising at Rocky Reach Dam

WENATCHEE — The cost to repair four defective turbine/generator units at Rocky Reach Dam has increased from an initial estimate of $50 million to $79.2 million over the next five years.

EPA fines former Omak mill operator

OMAK — The company that leased and operated a Colville Tribal plywood mill in Omak is facing an $89,000 penalty for repeatedly violating clean air rules, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday.

Motorcyclist airlifted after collision with deer

COULEE CITY — A Soap Lake man was in serious condition at Confluence Health in Wenatchee Thursday after he struck a deer on his motorcycle three miles south of Coulee City Wednesday afternoon.

Ephrata girl killed as driver flees crime scene

EPHRATA — A Grant County Sheriff’s corrections deputy was seriously injured, his 8-year-old daughter was killed and his girlfriend was in critical condition on Thursday after a man fleeing the scene of a vehicle prowl crashed into his pickup truck.

Showing dad how it’s done

Bella Brown, 5, stacks nuts on a magnet as her dad Mike watches. They were attending a Chelan County PUD presentation by educator Bob Bauer at the Wenatchee Public Library, learning about transferring energy.