An air quality alert, issued by the Washington State Department of Ecology, for Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties, remains in effect through noon this Saturday.
[8/9/17] Police Blotter
[8/8/17] Police Blotter
Smoke from wildfires in Eastern Washington, British Columbia, and Montana
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has launched their new Public Alert Warning System- that will not only alert citizens who sign up for the service, but also cell phones and landlines within a specific zone. Douglas County Sheriff, Harvey Gjesdal, says the Public Warning System is AlertSense… The second piece to Alert Sense, Gjesdal says, […]
[5/27/16] Rivercom Handles 12,000 Calls Monthly
In July 2004- Rivercom 911 became operational after consolidating four jurisdictions: Chelan County, Douglas County, East Wenatchee and Wenatchee- each contributing funds to the project. Rivercom is a civilian staffed 911 center handling calls for both Chelan and Douglas counties. Jim Fosse, Director of Rivercom Dispatch, says they provide public safety communications for more […]