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Mike Irwin

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Business, Photographer, Religion, Reporter, Special Sections, Videographer

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Phone: 509-665-1179 (work)

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  1. WENATCHEE — A nationwide contest with a $3 million payoff has area residents thinking big, planning bigger and getting ready to present their ideas to competition sponsors and the public.
  2. NCW — Summer's devastating wildfires and severe drought are being fought on many fronts, including financial relief and support for businesses and the people who run them. Here's a recap of a few efforts to lessen the burden on fire- and drought-affected businesses in the region:
  3. Workers prep and paint downtown Wenatchee light poles and fixtures.
  4. Long story short, firefighters helped save Ray Warner’s house when the Reach Fire jumped the Columbia River into Douglas County on Aug. 14.
  5. LAKEVIEW — A small explosive device ignited a roadside fire Wednesday night in this community south of Soap Lake, but responders extinguished the blaze and rendered the device safe.