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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 — Are teacher walkouts legal? Some Washington legislators, feeling pressure from teacher walkouts in more than 60 Washington school districts, think it may be time to determine if walkouts or strikes by any public employees are legal and, if not, whether they should be punished by loss of pay.
  2. WATERVILLE — A vehicle crashed into the Waterville post office Wednesday afternoon, narrowly missing a customer. The driver apparently stepped on the gas instead of the brake.
  3. WENATCHEE — Be sure and pack your rain gear if you're planning a Memorial Day weekend camping trip.
  4. EAST WENATCHEE — The trail is paved but there's still landscaping and other work to be completed before the new Rocky Reach Trail opens to the public.
  5. WENATCHEE — Wenatchee-area teachers were out in force Monday for the first-ever local teacher walkout.