OLYMPIA — COVID-19 hospitalization and transmission rates are likely to remain at high levels through the fall, despite slight declines since peaks in August, according to new projections by the state Department of Health.
OLYMPIA — Federal pandemic assistance may be officially ended, but it could be months before Washington’s unemployment system returns to anything resembling a pre-COVID-19 normal — especially for the thousands of people still awaiting benefits.
WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Health District reported on Wednesday two additional COVID-19 deaths. This brings the death toll into the triple digits in Chelan and Douglas counties, with 101 COVID-19 deaths for the two-county area.
WENATCHEE — COVID-19 hospitalizations at Central Washington Hospital have declined this week but remain very high. And the COVID-19 patient count in the intensive care unit reached 15 Tuesday, the most since the beginning of the pandemic.
The shadows of three swimmers in front of a window are reflected in the diving pool at the Eastmont Aquatics Center on Tuesday during a dual swim meet between Wenatchee and Eastmont high schools. For the results, see today's Sports section.
WENATCHEE — The shared interests of Chelan and Douglas counties seem to be clear to the state Redistricting Commission, with three out of four proposed maps for state legislative districts keeping both counties in the 12th district.
Randi Morrell, one of this valley’s most passionate and effective leaders in empowering those with special needs to live full and productive lives, died Sept. 12. He was a 40-year employee of Mission Vista, an agency helping those with developmental disabilities. He started as a teenager and…
What an amazing year for World's Best! This competition has never been as competitive as it was for 2021!
The community known competition saw more than 13,000 nominations in round 1 which made up more than 2,300 businesses, people, and places across our community.