EAST WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Board of Health on Monday unanimously extended the renewal of food business permits by three months.

Environment, county and health reporter

A boat heads down the Columbia River south of Odabashian Bridge earlier this month. The new Residence Inn by Marriott hotel can be seen under construction near Walla Walla Point Park in the background.

Groups with opposing views gather at opposite sides of the intersection of Chelan and Orondo avenues on Saturday afternoon. The Women’s Rally for Justice was held at Memorial Park on Saturday and ended with people waving signs on the east side of Chelan Avenue while Donald Trump and Loren Culp and anti-abortion supporters stood on the west side of Chelan Avenue and can be seen in the foreground.

WENATCHEE — A local business Friday was the victim of a cyber attack from an email purportedly from the Chelan-Douglas Health District with an attached zip file titled “Phase 2 Guidance.”

Fire crews check out the damage from a car that careened into Dutch Bros Coffee building at 739 S. Mission St. Friday afternoon, Oct. 16, 2020, under the walk-up window.

PLAIN — A Plain resident accidentally lit their garage on fire Thursday while tuning a snowblower inside of it. Only a frame structure and roof remained of the 30x40 garage on Camp 12 Road by the time crews put out the fire, said Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue Chief Dave Walker.

WENATCHEE — Nearby flower varieties make a world of difference in the honey a beehive produces. That flavor translates through when the honey is fermented and turned into mead, leaving each batch with a unique taste — like a fine wine’s year-to-year vintage.