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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. EPHRATA – A homeless man who had been living in a storage container in Ephrata was rescued by police Tuesday morning as smoke billowed from one storage unit, and police heard pounding on the locked metal door of another unit a few doors down.
  2. CHELAN — A lightning storm that made its way from Naches to Canada Thursday night started two small brush fires west of Entiat and Chelan.
  3. ENTIAT – A riding lawnmower that caught fire ignited a newer home west of Entiat, causing extensive damage Thursday evening.
  4. LEAVENWORTH — Biologists have confirmed that a gray wolf traveled through an area near Coles Corner west of Leavenworth last winter.
  5. PATEROS — The Carlton Complex Long Term Recovery Group raised just under $10,000 from benefit concerts over the last few weeks. The Copper Mountain Band played at the Pateros park in April, and last weekend, the Mosaic Arts Choir and Orchestra, along with Laura Love and Brittany Jean, entertained crowds for these by-donation events.