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Dee Riggs

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Health, Home and Garden, Photographer, Police, Reporter

Contact Dee

Phone: 509-664-7147 (work)

Email: (work)

  1. EPHRATA — An Everett man paddling canoes with a Boy Scout troop drowned Tuesday after he went over a low-head dam in the Winchester Wasteway and the canoe was sucked up against the falls.
  2. WENATCHEE — A 31-year-old Wenatchee man was arrested for second-degree reckless burning Tuesday evening after a fire burned juniper bushes and the exterior of an office building.
  3. CHELAN — Firefighters in the Chelan area are on high alert after a man was seen using a lighter to start a fire along a dirt road near Chelan Falls about 5 p.m. Tuesday.
  4. WATERVILLE — Traveling down Pine Canyon should be a little safer this winter.
  5. WATERVILLE — Sewer rates in Waterville may go up from $29.33 to $39.05 per month in 2018.