[1/27/20] A local volunteer firefighter saves dog after icy accident

Posted in Environment, Feature, Fire and EMS, Weather

When a pup went through the ice at Roses Lake in Manson last week, local firefighters saved the day. Listen to Manson volunteer firefighter Adam Rasmussen tell KOZI about the chilling rescue. 

[1/21/20] What do you get when you combine snowshoes and yoga? SNOWGA!

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It’s a different type of Winterfest activity. Listen to the sounds of winter as Celeste Hankins takes you snowga’ing at Echo Ridge with Chelan yoga teacher Lynda Kennedy.

[1/17/20] Plunge into the weekend with Conconully’s outhouse race

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  You’ll be privy to all you need to know about this funky winter event after listening to Janet Warner from the Conconully Chamber tell KOZI what inspired the town’s annual outhouse race, almost four decades ago.

[1/17/20] Chelan’s Winterfest has activities for all ages

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Winterfest kicks off this weekend with a full schedule of events in Chelan, from horse-drawn carriage rides to live musics and fireworks. Listen to Morgan from the Lake Chelan Chamber tell KOZI what to expect.

[1/15/20] Manson’s American Legion donation will fly high at local schools

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Listen to Manson’s Norm Manly tell KOZI about American Legion 108’s generous gift to Manson Elementary and Secondary schools.

[1/15/20] Winter in Lake Chelan art show opening Friday

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KOZI talks to Maggie Jarr, Lake Chelan Arts Council secretary, about “Lake Chelan in Winter,” an art show that opens at Radiance Winery in Manson this Friday. Image: Snow Bird” by artist/photographer Lance Stark

[1/13/20] Free adult ukulele class offered at Chelan library

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Now you can check out a ukulele with your library card! Listen to Chelan librarian tell KOZI about the new adult music workshop beginning this week.

[1/9/20] Close to $200,000 in funding to expand Manson Schools’ Internship program

Posted in Business & Economy, Education, Feature

The Manson School District will receive $177,000 over the next three years to continue their student internship programs, as well as expand it so middle school students can participate in training and career activities. Addie Grageda, the district’s post-secondary parent support coordinator says funds from The Discuren Foundation, a private non-profit organization have played a […]

[1/9/20] 2020 brings the first babies of new year to regional hospitals

Posted in Feature, Health

Hospitals across the region are welcoming the first babies of the new year. In Chelan, Gael Robles Sierra was born Saturday, January 4 to first-time parents Silvestre Robles Ramirez and Ximena Sierra Oliveros. The little boy was due Monday, January 6, but when Ximena starting having strong, painful contractions Friday, they decided to go to […]

[12/31/19] A new way to recycle your Christmas tree

Posted in Education, Feature

It’s time to take down that Christmas tree. You can haul it to Don Morse Park in preparation for the Winterfest bonfire, or listen to the Manson HS girls’ basketball coach tells KOZI about a new tree deconstruction and take-a-way service offered by the student athletes.