As the hottest June on record turns into an equally scorching July, people of all ages are looking for a way to cool off. Many have flocked to the bridge on Sleepy Hollow Road for a little bridge-jumping fun. Jumping off the bridge is illegal, unsafe and subject to fines, said Chelan County Public Works spokeswoman Lauren Loebsack.
HUY, Belgium — In his inaugural season with MTN-Qhubeka, Tyler Farrar’s traditional sprinting role has shifted to lead-out man for the South-African squad. Marred by a crash that left one rider with a fractured cervical vertebrae, the Tour’s third stage from Anvers to Huy, Belgium was won in a time of three hours, 26 minutes, 54 seconds by Joaquim Rodriguez. Farrar was 1:09 behind the leader. MTN-Qhubeka teammate Louis Meintjes finished in 22nd place.
WENATCHEE — Despite sweltering heat, thousands of revelers enjoyed the return of Wenatchee's Independence Day celebration Saturday in Walla Walla Point Park. Food, live music, kids activities and, of course, a huge fireworks show highlighted the seven-hour event.