The Hotel Columbia burned down in October of 1988 and was eventually turned into Centennial Park in Wenatchee at 130 S. Wenatchee Ave.

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The Hotel Columbia burns down in a spectacular fire in October of 1988 and turned into Centennial Park in Wenatchee at 130 S. Wenatchee Ave.

Photo Editor Don Seabrook: (509)661-5225

seabrook@wenatcheeworld.com

Photo Editor

I was born in Wenatchee, went to Eastmont High School, graduated from the University of Washington with a communications degree in journalism. I have a wife and three children.

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