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Christine Pratt

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Photographer, PUDs, Reporter, Videographer, Wenatchee

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  1. LEAVENWORTH — Fire crews today decided to manage and monitor the Buck Creek Fire, but let it burn to eliminate fuels that have accumulated over many years.
  2. WENATCHEE — Wenatchee police are searching for 16-year-old Maritza del Carmen Olivas Brito of Wenatchee who was last seen Aug. 16.
  3. Update, 10 a.m. Wednesday: Highway 2 remains open with the fire contained at about a quarter of an acre, fire officials said. 
  4. WENATCHEE — Link Transit officials will head to smaller communities in the coming months to encourage customers to share ideas on how it can improve service.
  5. TRINIDAD — The severe side winds that can pummel motorists along a portion of Highway 28, just north of Trinidad, have all but obliterated the now-tattered orange wind sock hanging there.