The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi35° Increasing Clouds

Tonight

Lo24° Chance Snow

Sunday

Hi37° Snow Likely

Sunday Night

Lo20° Chance Snow

Monday

Hi35° Slight Chance Snow Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Monday Night

Lo22° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi39° Partly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo26° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi42° Partly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo27° Mostly Cloudy

Tribes worried about PUD work at Pinnacles

Send to Kindle
Print This

WENATCHEE — Talks could begin this month over how to replace power poles without potentially damaging the Peshastin Pinnacles rock formations that are sacred to the region’s tribes — and well loved by just about everyone else.

The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation are worried that the Chelan County PUD’s plans to replace poles on two 115-kilovolt transmission lines that run through Peshastin Pinnacles State Park could damage the ancient pinnacles.

These striking sandstone rock formations are 14 miles…

View my options or Sign in