Historian Helen Knowles has written a book about the famous Elsie Parrish, whose suit against the Cascadian Hotel, where Elsie worked as a housekeeper, went all the way to the Supreme Court. The decision upheld the state's minimum wage law for women.
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.
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.
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.
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.