Local Government & Meetings

[2/16/17] Grizzly Bear Reintroduction To North Cascades Open Houses Drawing Big Crowds

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings

An estimated 160 people attended Tuesday night’s Open House in Cashmere- and Methow Valley residents packed the Barn Wednesday in the third of eight scheduled Open Houses.

[2/13/17] City Of Chelan Looking For Someone To Take Over Golf Course Concesssions

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings

The mayor says the concession is pretty basic, but someone with flair could possibly turn it into something much more.

[2/7/17] Rural Job Act Loos To Create Jobs And Foster Business Growth In Rural Areas

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings

Walsh told a House committee Wednesday that many small businesses can get started. But they really need help to grow.

[2/3/17] President’s Hiring Freeze Slows Wenatchee-Okanogan National Forest Seasonal Hiring

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings, Recreation, Wildfire

Although the suspension of new employees to the Forest Service is certainly an inconvenience, Krake says the practice is not uncommon when there are changes in leadership.