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Rick Steigmeyer

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Features, Neighbors, Photographer, Reporter

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Phone: 509-664-7151 (work)

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  1. WENATCHEE — To Jack Peart, a rusty piece of iron or coil of wire on the side of the road is like a tube of paint for another kind of artist.
  2. Portions of this article were clarified or corrected at 8:45 a.m. Thursday.
  3. CHELAN — The American Red Cross Northwest Region has consolidated and moved two evacuation shelters to the Lake Chelan United Methodist Church. The church is at 206 N. Emerson St., Chelan. The new shelter for evacuees of several North Central Washington wildfires opened Wednesday.
  4. WENATCHEE — The new artificial turf is in, the lights are up, new bleachers and locker rooms are nearing completion. The Wenatchee School District's remodeled Apple Bowl stadium is ready to use. And not only by Wenatchee High School football and soccer teams. It will be available for rent to other schools and organizations for games and special events.
  5. WENATCHEE -- Children, the elderly and North Central Washington residents suffering from asthma and lung or heart conditions should stay indoors or limit their outdoor time for the next few days.