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[2/23/17] Orondo Farm Shop Burns To Ground In Early Morning Fire

Posted in Breaking News

There was approximately $200,000 in damage including the building, tractors and equipment.

[2/23/17] Chelan County Search & Rescue Called For Cross Country Skier With Broken Leg

Posted in Feature, Law Enforcement

He said the man was skiing with his family in an isolated area off Highway 97 when he broke his leg.

[2/23/17] Douglas County Seeing Increase In “Warm Up” Thefts

Posted in Law Enforcement

The National Insurance Crime Bureau warns drivers to never leave their vehicle unlocked and running with the keys inside.

[2/23/17] IRS Releases List Of “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams

Posted in Feature

Taxpayers are encouraged to review the list in a special section on and be on the lookout for these con games.

[2/23/17] Police Blotter Plus

Posted in Police Blotter


[2/22/17] Police Blotter Plus

Posted in Police Blotter


[2/22/17] Lack Of Turnout Pushes Discussion On Changes To Manson’s Commercial District To Next Month

Posted in Local Government & Meetings

The meager public turnout at Tuesday’s Manson Community Council meeting was mirrored by council turnout. Just three of the five council members were in attendance.

[2/22/17] Chelan County PUD Monitoring Water Levels In Lake Chelan Basin

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings

The latest surveys taken by the PUD three weeks ago reflect a significant change in snowpack levels this winter when compared to the last two years, but the trend is actually quite the opposite of what many casual observes would imagine.