[8/13/19] Local Road Construction
In local road construction this week: Highway 2 paving near Cashmere and Monitor today, then Wenatchee tomorrow and Thursday between 8 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Expect lane shifts where a maintenance crew is paving US 2. On Highway 97 Blewett Pass at milepost 159 in both directions near Swauk Creek campground, Monday through Thursday there […]
[7/24/19] Free Wood Chips…But There is a Catch…
Free shredded wood chips are available at the Chelan County Leavenworth brush drop-off site for application within the Apple Maggot Quarantine Zone. The chipped product was made from brush dropped off at the Leavenworth site by people living in the quarantine area, which covers much of western Chelan County, including Leavenworth, Plain and Lake Wenatchee. […]
The National Weather Service in Spokane issued the High Wind Watch. * Winds…West 20 to 40 mph with infrequent gusts of 50 to 60 mph possible. Gusts in excess of 70 mph likely on exposed ridgetops. * Impacts…Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Some structural damage […]
Traveling on US 2 to Leavenworth for the final week of the annual Christmas Lighting Festival is going to be snowy which is great for creating a Holiday atmosphere, but more of a challenge for drivers and with Mission Ridge and Stevens Pass Ski Areas opening this week, the highways are going to be even […]
The cities of Chelan and Wenatchee have already passed similar ordinances, as has the Chelan County Board of Commissioners.
If all goes according to plan for Leavenworth Adventure Park, the first stage of development for the alpine coaster could begin as soon as this summer.
Air quality alert has been issued by the Washington department of ecology for Chelan and….