Law Enforcement

[2/4/19] Physician Assistant Suspension

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State health officials have suspended the dual license of  Douglas County health care provider Robert T. Lamberton pending further legal action. Lamberton holds a physician assistant license and an expired osteopathic physician assistant license. Lamberton has been criminally charged in Douglas County Superior Court with two counts of a class B felony sex offense and […]

[1/9/19] Chelan High School Senior Arrested

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A Chelan High School senior was arrested last week for allegedly groping and assaulting a sophomore girl multiple times between November and December.

[12/17/18] Bomb Hoax at Lake Chelan Community Hospital

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121418 Thursday Bomb Hoax Lake Chelan Community Hospital one of hundreds of businesses, agencies and institutions across nation to receive email bomb threats Thursday. (121318) no credible threat found. Who is behind the hoax isn’t known as it is extremely difficult to to trace the origin of such emails. The motivation is unclear. Cyber security […]

[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. […]