WENATCHEE — The U.S. Forest Service wants to build almost 25 miles of new non-motorized trails and improve another 10 miles of trails built by mountain bikers to connect No. 2 Canyon with the Chelan-Douglas Land Trust’s Sage Hills and Horse Lake Reserve trails.
WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. State Department has authorized talks to begin with Canada to modernize a landmark treaty with Canada that governs Columbia River operations for flood control and hydropower generation.
NCW — A study prompted by a high number of motorcycle fatalities on Highway 20 between Marblemount and Okanogan recommends new warning signs, wider pavement and other safety measures at seven locations.
EAST WENATCHEE — Some kids came from far away, others were close to home. Some came to shoot a gun or take aim with a bow and arrow, others were more at home in the art tent, making fish prints or casting plaster animal tracks.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — After people in North Central Washington communities failed to qualify for federal individual assistance following two summers of major wildfires, Sen. Patty Murray introduced legislation last week to improve federal help in rural areas.
Eri Takiya from Tokyo walks along the Wenatchee River in Tumwater Canyon Thursday morning enjoying the beginning of fall and the colors that brings. She was headed back to Seattle with a friend after spending the night in Leavenworth. Leaves are just beginning to turn from their summer green. The Washington State Autumn Leaf Festival in nearby Leavenworth begins this Friday and lasts through the weekend. For more information on the festival, see today's Go!