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Flash Flood Watch issued July 23 at 7:04AM PDT until July 23 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS

...HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN CASCADES... .A BAND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE CASCADES LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. THUNDERSTORMS

This Afternoon

Hi75° Showers

Tonight

Lo58° Scattered Thunderstorms

Thursday

Hi73° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday Night

Lo59° Breezy

Friday

Hi83° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo61° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi88° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo67° Clear

Sunday

Hi95° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo73° Clear

Outdoor rec action starting to accelerate

• It’s always interesting when you see a stark example of how things change over time. It’s obviously true in the sports and recreation world as I once again discovered this past weekend.

Capitals fall to WestSound

SILVERDALE — Colin Ralston scored three goals Saturday to lead WestSound FC to a 4-2 win over Wenatchee United FC at Silverdale Stadium.

Sox stop slide by beating Sweets

WALLA WALLA — The Wenatchee AppleSox did a number of things Monday they struggled to do while being swept at home last week against the Walla Walla Sweets, including win.
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Records smashed by local swimmers

WENATCHEE — One of Central Washington’s biggest swim meets is underway at the Wenatchee City Pool, with 490 children and adults from ages 6-21 competing in the Alcoa Starlight Open.

NCW Sports Awards feature repeat winners

New North Central Washington Sports Awards standards were established by present and former Wenatchee athletes Isaiah Brandt-Sims and Hannah Kiser as a result of being honored this year. Joe Harris, formerly of Chelan, equalled a record as well.

NWAACC rebrands with new name, logo

The Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges has a new name, and a new acronym. The pronunciation of that acronym, however, will stay the same.

Sweets slug Sox in rout

WENATCHEE — If pitchers’ duels are the best games in baseball, then Thursday’s high-scoring, hit-fest between the Wenatchee AppleSox and the Walla Walla Sweets was a terrible night of baseball.
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Ten years on the ranch

Bear Mountain Ranch Golf Course is a jewel sitting high in the hills above Lake Chelan.
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Rocky Reach Trail — North End opens

“This has been 20 years in the making,” Bob Parlette said as he addressed a crowd of about 75 people at Lincoln Rock State Park who had assembled for a ribbon-cutting celebration of the Rocky Reach Trail on July 2. “There were times I wasn’t sure I’d live long enough to see this happen.”
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Sox stumble, fall to Merchants

WENATCHEE—The Applesox experienced a total down slide at Paul Thomas Sr. Field on Tuesday; losing 14-8 in a non-league matchup.

Velocity takes 3rd in stormy Missoula

When there is rain, wind and thunderstorms looming about, the last thing you may think of is to go swimming. But 40 Velocity Swimmers at the Firecracker Invitational in Missoula, Mont., last weekend (June 26-30) did exactly that. Despite the unreasonable conditions, the team managed many best times and set multiple new team records while finishing third behind host Missoula Aquatic Club and Bozeman. Thirty-five teams participated in the annual event.