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Orondo man injured in fire

ORONDO — An Orondo man was injured trying to go back inside his burning home to get personal belongings on Thanksgiving day.

Give NCW | Kids eager to learn science through robotics

WENATCHEE — They may not know it, but jobs in science and technology await many young kids who today are playing with Legos. A group called FIRST Washington wants to capitalize on that and give hundreds of youngsters a head start on their careers, and it’s all fun.

Black Friday shopping

Black Friday brought out long lines of early morning shoppers, including hundreds at Hooked on Toys in Wenatchee. 

Photo Gallery: Black Friday begins

Shoppers at Hooked on Toys in Wenatchee for the Black Friday sale that started at 7 a.m. According to store owner Tom Kallas they gave away 300 gift cards with a total value of $7000. 

Man dies after domestic altercation

PLAIN — A 35-year-old man died early Thursday morning following a domestic dispute, and Chelan County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating whether the incident was a suicide or homicide.
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Photo Gallery: Turkey Bowl

The annual Turkey Bowl event put on by Sage Hills Church Thanksgiving morning has been going on for over 20 years according to organizer Doug Merrill. Over 100 participants split up into eight teams and play seven 10-minute games then a championship match. The winning team gets to hold a trophy before giving it back to the church until next year.

No charge for officer who shot and killed Eastside man

EAST WENATCHEE — East Wenatchee police officer Kaiti Wilkins will not be charged with homicide in the shooting death of Cameron Ayers on Sept. 3, though the county prosecutor stopped short of saying the shooting was justifiable.

Parent group upset about high school schedule change

WENATCHEE — More than 80 parents packed a Wenatchee School Board meeting Tuesday, mostly in protest over a plan to adopt a controversial new class schedule next fall at Wenatchee High School.