Recreation

[4/10/17] Snow Will Delay Firewood Cutting On National Forest

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Recreation

According to the Department of Ecology’s website, snow pack state-wide is 120% of normal.

[3/21/17] State And Local Officials Continue To Investigate Mysterious Oil Sheen

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Recreation

Crews have not been to determine the source of the sheen since it was first spotted on the river Friday evening, but they have taken samples.

[3/20/17] Chelan PUD Offers Free Camping At BeeBe Bridge Park For Customer Owners

Posted in Public Utility, Recreation

The 56-acre park offers 46 sites, an RV dump station, restrooms with showers, a day-use facility, picnic shelters, a 2 lane boat launch, playground, horseshoes and a walking trail.

[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.