NCW -- Okanogan County residents who lost their primary home in last summer’s Carlton Complex Fire can apply for a grant to help pay for one month’s rent or mortgage, offered by local real estate agents.
WENATCHEE — A grassroots group of orchardists, sportsmen and conservationists is resisting the latest effort by owners of Stemilt Growers to plant a cherry orchard on a portion of Stemilt Basin lands slated to remain open and public.
There’s an intriguing proposal being studied by the Forest Service at the top of No. 2 Canyon that could ultimately lead to a trailhead and 33 miles of trails that would accessible for hikers, mountain bikers and backcountry horsemen.
LAKE CHELAN -- Historical data is showing that the Chelan County PUD will likely hit its seasonal elevation targets for Lake Chelan and maintain year-round flow in the Chelan River gorge, despite withering snowpack in the North Cascades.
WINTHROP -- World-class biathlete Casey Smith is recovering at his family home in Winthrop from multiple broken bones and a punctured lung he suffered after skidding into a tree during a pre-race practice run in Canada.
A rusted and badly mangled car, thought to be a 1965 or 1966 Pontiac Tempest, was removed Thursday from along the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail. The vehicle had been there since before the trail was built and had become more exposed over time. The Chelan County PUD decided to remove it for safety. PUD officials don't know why the car was there or who owned it.
WENATCHEE — Get ready for a good dose of trail running. RunWenatchee and AdventureWenatchee will host the international Trails In Motion Film Festival beginning at 6 p.m. April 8 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center.