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WENATCHEE - Parkside, a regional mental health facility in Wenatchee, is slated to open at the end of May or beginning of June. Donated by nursing home owners Carl and Betty Campbell, the 42,000-square-foot building at 1230 Monitor St. will serve as a diversion facility for people dealing with mental ...
Steve and his wife Lynette and their three sons moved to the Wenatchee Valley from Central California in 1992. Steve served as News Director for KPQ News where he covered a multitude of stories of importance to North Central Washington, including two of Washington State's largest wildfires. During his ...

Calling Harry LaRue - did you lose a wallet in 1972? A work crew for the City of Wenatchee was updating the city's public pool facility when they stumbled upon something very curious: A leather wallet lost 46 years ago. According to The Wenatchee World, the wallet was tucked behind the boys' lockers in ...
WENATCHEE - Travel on McKittrick Street in Wenatchee will be impacted beginning Monday, April 23. The city is using grant ... advertisement. According to our Wenatchee news partners, Newsradio 560 KPQ, local traffic will be restricted to eastbound travel between Wenatchee Ave. and Pine Street.
The City of Wenatchee is holding it's annual recycling event Saturday for city residents at a new location, Stemilt Organic Recycling at 1465 S. Wenatchee Avenue. The event is open to Wenatchee residents who can show proof of residence like a water, telephone or power bill and personal identification.
A wallet lost in 1972 has been found by a work crew in Wenatchee who is updating part of the City of Wentachee's pool facility. Wenatchee World says the wallet, owned by Harry LaRue, contains some family pictures, and a Boy Scout Card. The World says it estimates that LaRue was about 10 when he lost ...

WENATCHEE- The Wenatchee Wild dominate yet another game to take a 2-0 lead in the BCHL Championship Series. The Wild beat the Prince George King Spruces in front of their home crowd for the second night in a row, this time 4-2. Wenatchee shut the Spruce Kings down, outshooting them over ...
Wenatchee Wild take first game of BCHL Championship Series with authority ... WENATCHEE- The Wenatchee Wild put on a show for their home crowd, blowing out the Prince George Spruce Kings 4-0 in the opening game of the BCHL ... The next game will be tomorrow in Wenatchee at 7:05 p.m..
WENATCHEE - Red Apple Road between Miller Street and Okanogan Avenue will be closed for improvement projects beginning Monday, April 16. This report comes ... The City of Wenatchee will be constructing new curbs, sidewalks, water main, lighting and pavement improvements. A mini-roundabout ...
While we are waiting for the weather to cooperate, you might want to consider signing up for this fall's Master Gardener Conference in Wenatchee… 1. That's Jennifer ... 3. Again that website to register for, or learn more about this fall's Master Gardener Conference in Wenatchee, is
WENATCHEE - Wenatchee Police, East Wenatchee Police, Chelan County Sheriff's Office and Douglas County Sheriff's Office will be hosting a joint event at Pybus Public Market Saturday, April 21 for families and caregivers of vulnerable persons. The event, which is annual, is designed to collect and ...
MOSES LAKE- The Big Bend Vikings and Wenatchee Valley Knights have been rivals for years, so the Knights coming to town was a big deal to both teams to begin with. Added to the rivalry this year is Big Bend's hiring of the Knight's coach from last season, Michael Garoutte. The double-header was ...
Family and friends have announced the passing of Emily Joan Shelton Mason. Mason passed away Saturday at age 96. The native of New Zealand came to Wenatchee in 1944 and was an icon in the arts community, known for her annual holiday productions of The Nutcracker. She also taught ballet and ...
A 33 year old East Wenatchee man is facing drug and firearms charges after the Columbia River Drug Task Force and the Regional SWAT team served a warrant in the 200 block of S.E. Legacy Place in East Wenatchee early Friday morning. Douglas County Undersheriff Kevin Morris says Michael C.
Staff reviewing meter readings saw power use at the Wenatchee apartment jump from a typical 500 kilowatt hours (kwH) to 11,000-plus kwH. PUD staff checked the location, found the balcony door and windows open, likely to help cool the cryptocurrency mining equipment. Investigation showed no one ...
CHELAN - Along with a public hearing, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking for online comment submissions on a draft management plan for the Chelan Wildlife Area. This report comes from our Wenatchee news partners, Newsradio 560 KPQ. Covering a total of 30,874 acres between ...
The 51 year-old Wenatchee lawyer is running against the Governor appointed Kristin Ferrera. Ferrera was appointed by Inslee earlier in the year when Judge Alicia Nakata retired. Steinberg told KPQ he felt it was time to put his experience in Superior Court cases to work for citizens of Chelan County.

BRIDGEPORT - A 23 year-old Bridgeport man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine after a Douglas County Sheriff's Deputy responded to a 911 hang up call March 27. The deputy went to the area of Douglas and Monroe Street in Bridgeport around 2:30 a.m. where he located a vehicle in the ...
An Easter Sunday road rage incident in Wenatchee escalated into a confrontation with a gun and the arrest of a man on three counts of first degree assault. Family members, driving in two separate vehicles, told Wenatchee Police that a man in a blue SUV cut between their cars on N. Wenatchee Ave., near ...
WENATCHEE - Entreprenuers, innovators, funders and other interested community members are invited to a new monthly meeting, the 1 Million Cups program, beginning April 4. The national program, founded by the Kauffman Foundation, is based on the idea that entrepreneurs and innovators discover ...
There is one handler and one grower FPC position for the Wenatchee district to be filled at the Marketing Associations meeting on April 24, 2018, at the Washington Apple Commission Offices at 2900 Euclid Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801. The handler member position is currently held by Craig Christensen.
Organizers say more than 700 people attended the March for Our Lives event in Wenatchee Saturday afternoon. It began with speeches and music at the old Hastings parking lot at the corner of 9th and Chelan. The crowd then marched to Memorial Park and back. Many were holding signs calling for stricter ...
There will be a Game 5 in the Fred Page Cup Finals after Prince George snatched their first victory of the series with the Wenatchee Wild last night, 4-2. Trailing 2-0 after the 1st period, Wenatchee tied it in the 2nd but couldn't get past that point. Wild Assistant Coach Chris Clark says they're disappointed, ...
The Wenatchee World, which has been published by the Woods family for 111 years, has been sold to Wick Communications, a third-generation family owned and operated media corporation, of Sierra Vista, Ariz. The announcement was made Thursday by World Publisher Rufus G. Woods and Wick Chief ...


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