Law Enforcement

[11/28/18] Free Snowmobile Safety Class

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  The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission and the Lake Wenatchee Recreation Club, is offering a free Snowmobile Safety Certification Class to young snowmobilers in December. The free class is designed for youth ages 12 to 16 but is open to new riders of all ages. […]

[10/25/18] Hwy 97A Motor Home Fire

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A motor home is burning on Highway 97A.

[10/25/18] Crash Behind Apple Cup Cafe

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A high speed chase ended in an injury accident behind the  Apple Cup cafe last night.

[10/4/18] BREAKING – Judge McSeveney Announces Resignation

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Chelan County Superior Court Judge Robert McSeveney is resigning from the bench and no longer running to retain his seat.

[10/1/18] Jail Director Search

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Chelan County Commissioners are searching for a new director of the Chelan County Jail.

[8/15/18] “Freaky Friday” at the Stampede

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Two separate incidents added up to a “Freaky Friday” at the second night of the Omak Stampede.  According to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers, a large group of law enforcement officers were standing at the Command Post around 7:30 PM, when one of the horses used for the parade of flags was being taken to the trailer. […]

[7/5/18] 4th of July Quiet, Fire-wise

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No fires were reported in the Chelan or Manson areas on July 4th.

[6/27/18] New Wrinkles in Manson Hit-and-Run Case

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Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett says the investigation of the hit-and-run death of Andrew Murphy of Seattle early the morning of June 17 has turned up some new information: