Stories tagged: Chelan
Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 9:32 a.m.
For Subsplash, a small Seattle-based maker of social apps for churches, the decision to open a second campus in Wenatchee this fall was easy. The Central Washington town has better …
UPDATED: Sat., July 28, 2018, 5:03 p.m.
A wildfire near Chelan has slowed down thanks to overnight rain, though officials warn that evacuation orders remain.
Mon., July 23, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
A man operating a paraglider was killed Sunday when he crashed onto a highway just east of Chelan, according to Washington State Patrol.
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
CHELAN, Wash. – A driver in Washington state escaped injury when a bighorn sheep jumped from a hillside and landed on his car. The Washington State Patrol said the driver …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 8:24 a.m.
Authorities believe a body recovered on Wednesday from a Washington lake might be a 23-year-old man who went missing in the lake more than two weeks ago.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
For Washington apples the North American Free Trade Agreement has been a good deal.
Sat., May 27, 2017, 5 a.m.
There is a 150-foot elevation drop on No. 4 and another 100-foot plunge on No. 16. In all, the differential from the lowest point on the golf course to the …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
State resources have been tapped to combat a growing wildfire in Chelan County that has forced evacuations north of Leavenworth.
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Authorities are telling some residents to leave immediately as a fire burns at an old log yard north of Leavenworth.
Fri., Aug. 21, 2015
CHELAN, Washington – With smoke filtering the summer sun and flags at half-staff to honor three firefighters killed near Twisp, Gov. Jay Inslee and other top elected officials pledged state …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 20, 2015, 5:12 p.m.
CHELAN, Washington — Gov. Jay Inslee and members of the state’s congressional delegation are getting a full briefing this morning from fire commanders battling blazes around Central and Eastern Washington.
Sun., Aug. 16, 2015
Much of the devastation from numerous out-of-control Northwest wildfires fanned by high winds was unclear Saturday as officials scrambled to pull in more firefighting resources and douse the flames. There …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 15, 2015, 10:43 p.m.
The gusting wind overnight may have brought lower temperatures and cleared out the smoky shroud that clung to the Spokane area, but it fanned the flames of several regional fires, …
Sat., Aug. 15, 2015
Lightning strikes and aggressive winds Friday afternoon in Washington and Idaho delivered a one-two punch that forced fire evacuations in scenic Chelan, Washington, blinded highway drivers with dust and ushered …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 14, 2015, 8:15 p.m.
Wildfires burning across the Inland Northwest forced hundreds of people to leave their homes Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 14, 2015, 4:02 p.m.
Multiple lightning-ignited fires in Chelan County have forced the evacuation of residents in the Chelan Butte area.
Wed., June 4, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court won’t get involved in a long-running dispute about adding ferry service on Lake Chelan. The court refused this week to hear the appeal of James and …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2010, 9:51 a.m.
A half-dozen FBI agents and dozens of officers from other agencies have brought the total number of police looking for a missing 17-year-old girl in Chelan County to about 30.
Fri., Sept. 4, 2009, 9 a.m.
Need an escape this fall or a break from your traditional routine? Add a trip to the sunny Chelan Valley to your to-do list of fun.
Wed., July 29, 2009, 8:55 a.m.
A six-acre fire north of Spokane Valley near Arbor Crest winery was surrounded by bulldozer lines early this morning, and state firefighters were mopping up the blaze, which is in …
Sun., May 3, 2009, 4:33 p.m.
Located in one of Washington’s top vacation destinations and second-home markets, The Lake House at Chelan provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy the pristine surroundings of the Chelan Valley, combined …