07/04/2015 World photo/Mike Bonnicksen Firefighters put out a small brush fire just north of the intersection of Ninth Street Northeast and Baker Avenue in East Wenatchee on Saturday night. The fire was reported at 10:54 p.m. Dave Baker, chief of Douglas County Fire District 2, said fire investigators think fireworks started the fire. No one was charged in connection with the fire.
Image provided/U.S. Army A large area in North Central Washington is one of four locations under consideration for use by the U.S. Army to train helicopter pilots in high-elevation landing maneuvers.
Image provided/U.S. Army Seven high-elevation landing sites would be established in North Central Washington to help train helicopter pilots under a U.S. Army proposal.
Artist Dennis Weddle holds onto an art square as its zip-tied to the fence.
Emily Ziegler looks at some of the many hand-painted aluminum squares and decides which one to use next. About 400 of the squares were painted by students at Mission View Elementary school as an art project during the school year. Last week, some summer enrichment program students helped artist Dennis Weddle of Bear Signs start to zip tie them to a chain link fence on the south side of the school, creating a massive art piece.