Law Enforcement

[7/20/17] Dangerously Distracted

Posted in Feature, Law Enforcement, Transportation

Beginning Sunday July 23, 2017, it will be against the law for Washington drivers to use hand-held cell phones while…..

[7/19/17] Sergio Valdes Arrested In Arizona After Fleeing Chelan Area With His Two Young Children

Posted in Law Enforcement

Arrangements are being made to transport Valdes back to Chelan County when he will be charged with Custodial Interference 1st degree, a felony, and other crimes.

[7/13/17] At Least 26 People Were Displaced From Fire At Alta Vista Apartments In Brewster- Cause Under Investigation

Posted in Feature, Law Enforcement

Witnesses described the fire as originated from a small pile of garbage being burned near the little league concession stand, which was also damaged in the fire. 

[7/4/17] Sweet River Bakery Owner, Alvin Hymer, Presumed Drowned In Methow River

Posted in Law Enforcement

Hymer went into the river in an attempt to help the dogs when he lost his balance and was swept downstream.

[7/4/17] More Details Released On Aircraft Wreckage Found Near Wells Dam

Posted in Law Enforcement

The pilots have been identified as 48 year old Eric Sarchet, of Everett, and 70 year old Bonnie Wallace, of Central Point, Oregon.

[7/3/17] Pilots Identified In Deadly Aircraft Wreck Near Wells Dam After Leaving Chelan Airport

Posted in Law Enforcement

Identified as 48 year old Eric Sarchet, of Everett, and 70 year old Bonnie Wallace, of Central Point, Oregon.

[6/30/17] Wondering When To Call 911 For Fireworks? There’s A Chart For That!

Posted in Law Enforcement, Wildfire

Reporting illegal activities or use of fireworks to 911 should be limited to those instances when the activity is in progress and poses a threat or danger to others or yourself.