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K.C. Mehaffey

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Environment, Lake Chelan, Okanogan, Photographer, Reporter

Contact K.C.

Phone: 509-997-2512 (work), 509-881-0866 (cell)

Email: (work)

  1. EAST WENATCHEE — A former East Wenatchee man and registered nurse accused of raping a young girl two years ago permanently lost his license to practice nursing.
  2. EMMITSBURG, Md. — Three firefighters who died in last summer’s Twisp River Fire will be honored at the 35th Annual National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Services in Emmitsburg, Maryland, on Oct. 9.
  3. MAZAMA — The U.S. Forest Service supports withdrawing 340,000 acres in the Methow Valley from mineral exploration and development, a top agency official told a Senate committee Thursday.
  4. SOAP LAKE — Marijuana has become such big business in Washington state that an industry association says it’s time to lighten up, relax a little, and have some fun.
  5. MAZAMA — Gov. Jay Inslee has agreed to support a push to remove some 340,000 acres of public land in the Methow Valley from mineral exploration and extraction.