WENATCHEE — Allen Blackmon has been tapped to succeed a resigning judge on the Chelan County District Court bench.

The Chelan County Commission announced Tuesday in a news release its intent to appoint Blackmon to Judge Kyle Mott’s position. Mott is leaving the court for a private practice. The appointment is expected to be made official at the board’s Nov. 21 meeting.

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Pete O’Cain is a graduate of Central Washington University, served in the Marines Corps and covers public safety in Chelan and Douglas counties. He also leads The Wenatchee World’s wildfire coverage.

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