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The latest news around the Northwest! If you hear of or see any newsworthy event feel free to share it with us. HERE or call 509-888-2020

Big Rig Crashes, Trailer Floats Down River

The driver of a tractor-trailer crashed yesterday on Highway 243 in Grant County. The trailer,loaded with apples, separated from the truck and ended up floating down river. The driver sustained injuries and was being treated...

Winter Storm Forces Late School Start

A big snowstorm has prompted Wenatchee and Eastmont School Districts to delay classes today. A major Winter storm brought significant snowfall to the Wenatchee Valley Late Sunday and into Monday. Winter driving conditions. Wenatchee Schools are...

Seattle Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump Travel Order

SEATTLE — A federal judge in Seattle Friday granted Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s request to immediately halt implementation of President Donald Trump’s Executive Order on immigration nationwide. The Temporary Restraining Order will remain in place...
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911 phone outage reported in Mattawa area for Century Link customers

MATTAWA - The Grant County Sheriff's office has reported that people with Century Link phone service in the Mattawa area are currently experiencing a 911 outage affecting landlines only. Non-emergency lines are working to make...
Plows removing snow on Wenatchee Avenue

Winter Weather Advisory issued for North Eastern Washington

NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON - A winter weather advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service for our region. The storm will continue into Saturday, bringing heavy snow accumulations to the mountains and valleys of Northeastern...
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House bill to take gray wolves off Washington’s endangered species list

OLYMPIA - State representative Joel Kretz of Wauconda is sponsoring a House Bill that could take gray wolves off of the state’s endangered species list. House Bill 1872 would remove gray wolves from the list...
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Eyman initiative calls for immediate 25% property tax cut

OLYMPIA - Tim Eyman has filed a new measure with the Secretary of State’s office that proposes an immediate 25 percent property tax cut. After that, Initiative 1550 would cap property tax increases at...
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New Washington temporary driver’s license to be issued due to fraud

WASHINGTON - The Washington State Department of Licensing has announced it will no longer be issuing temporary licenses that look like a paper copy of your actual driver's license. According to officials, police have reported a...

“All Clear” issued for bomb threat at Soap Lake HS

SOAP LAKE - The all clear has been issued by the Grant County Sheriff's Office for the earlier bomb threat at Soap Lake High School. The original call came in approximately 9:25am this morning.  After a...
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Soap Lake high school evacuated after bomb threat, no active shooter

SOAP LAKE - Shortly before 10:30am this morning, the Grant County Sheriff's office reported a verbal bomb threat to Soap Lake High School forced the evacuation of students and teachers. The sheriff’s office said that...