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Ice Storm Warning issued January 18 at 5:12AM PST until January 18 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...ICE STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING... * LOCATIONS...WENATCHEE, CHELAN, ENTIAT, CASHMERE, WATERVILLE, MANSFIELD, AND BADGER MOUNTAIN ROAD. * ICE ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO AN ADDITIONAL A TENTH OF AN INCH AROUND WENATCHEE, CHELAN, AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY.

Today

Hi27° Freezing Rain then Chance Freezing Rain

Tonight

Lo27° Chance Wintry Mix then Slight Chance Snow

Thursday

Hi33° Slight Chance Snow then Mostly Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo27° Slight Chance Snow

Friday

Hi31° Chance Rain/Snow

Friday Night

Lo27° Chance Rain/Snow

Saturday

Hi32° Chance Rain/Snow

Saturday Night

Lo26° Chance Rain/Snow

Sunday

Hi32° Rain/Snow Likely

Sunday Night

Lo25° Slight Chance Snow

Cavs swap Williams and Dunleavy for Korver

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers completed the trade to acquire guard Kyle Korver from the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday, adding another premier shooter to their roster.

James Madison wins FCS National Championship

FRISCO, Texas — The James Madison football team won the national championship for the second time in program history, as the Dukes defeated Youngstown State 28-14 on Saturday in Frisco, Texas.

Top-ranked OL choose Stanford over Washington

SAN ANTONIO — Foster Sarell, the nation’s top-ranked offensive lineman, announced his intention to sign with Stanford, turning down a chance to stay close to home and play for the Huskies.

Brooks ejected for Draymond-like groin kick

PULLMAN — Oregon guard Dillon Brooks was ejected from the Ducks’ 85-66 victory Saturday for intentionally kicking a Washington State player in the groin.

Briscoe wins Walter Peyton Award over Kupp, Gubrud

FRISCO, Texas — Sam Houston State junior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe won the Walter Payton Award on Friday night over two Eastern Washington University players, receiver Cooper Kupp and quarterback Gage Gubrud. Briscoe passed for 4,602 yards and 57 touchdowns for the Bearkats (12-1).

Texans beat visiting Raiders in AFC Wild Card matchup

HOUSTON — The Houston Texans, led by Brock Osweiler, Lamar Miller and DeAndre Hopkins beat the visiting Oakland Raiders 27-14 on Saturday night. The Texans will play either the New England Patriots or Kansas City Chiefs in the next round. 

First WIAA RPI rankings released for prep hoops

RENTON — The WIAA released its inaugural RPI rankings for high school basketball teams across the state. Cashmere open at fifth place in the 1A girls rankings despite an overwhelmingly successful early season run, while Okanogan opens in seventh and Omak starts in 18th. The Chelan boys team sits at fifth, while Cashmere is 24th.

Romar loses his cool, Huskies throttle visiting Beavers

SEATTLE — Lorenzo Romar could live with a little showboating after unleashing a Huskies full-court press on Oregon State, which sparked renewed exuberance in the Washington men’s basketball team that had been missing during its previous two outings.

Brooks gets ejected, Ducks crush Cougs anyway

PULLMAN — Center Chris Boucher scored a career-high 29 points as No. 15 Oregon overcame the early ejection of leading scorer Dillon Brooks to defeat Washington State, 85-66, on Saturday night at Beasley Coliseum.

Mariners start making movies

It took perhaps a few weeks longer than expected based on his typical transactional activity, but Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto has acquired an experienced starting pitcher to fill out his starting rotation.

Wenatchee uses three-goal second period to win

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Wild used a big second period and three points from AJ Vanderbeck to take down the British Columbia Hockey League’s third-best team on Saturday night at Town Toyota Center.

Prep Friday: Okanogan boys basketball team hands Chelan first league loss of season

OKANOGAN — The Chelan Mountain Goats established themselves as the team to beat over the first third of the Caribou Trail League season. On Friday night, however, the Okanogan Bulldogs made a statement in front of their home crowd, erasing a seven-point deficit in the fourth quarter to earn their biggest win of the young season in a 56-52 upset of Chelan.
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Prep focus: Ephrata boys basketball team zooms past Quincy

QUINCY — Friday’s game between the Quincy and Ephrata boys basketball teams was always going to come down to whichever team could control the tempo of the contest. It was the visiting Tigers who were able to do so.

Cowboys’ Gregory banned year for substance abuse

DALLAS — Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory has been suspended without pay for at least one year for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy for the third time.The NFL announced the suspension on Thursday. The punishment begins immediately and prevents Gregory from playing in the playoffs.

Bulldogs show why they are class of WCC

SAN FRANCISCO — First-year head coach. Best player transferred. Few proven players returning. Thirteen freshmen and sophomores on 15-man roster.