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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)

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  1. CASHMERE -- A 17-year-old Dryden boy was arrested Thursday afternoon on suspicion of arson in connection with the pallet fire Sunday night at Blue Star Growers.
  2. More than 100 people turned out Sunday for a picnic aimed at bringing the Orondo community together after a school bus crash March 5 that injured dozens of students and killed one woman.
  3. WENATCHEE -- A call to police to have a car removed from property in the 1100 block of Monitor Street ended with a man in jail on suspicion of burglary.
  4. ROCK ISLAND -- A fire that damaged a Rock Island home under construction Thursday started from a plastic fan that was either too close to a heating unit or fell over onto the heating unit, a fire official says.
  5. WENATCHEE - Friends and family of Rick and Lori Lange of Wenatchee have set up a gofundme account to help the couple with medical bills resulting from his recent diagnosis of Guillian-Barre syndrome and her recent diagnosis of cancer.