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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


Concunully Cabins Flooded; Hwy 20 Remains Closed

More storm-related damage reported in Okanogan County with updated information about a road closure in the Concunully area.   Okanogan County Public Works is working to clear the debris. State Route 20 Remains Closed Okanogan County Emergency Management...
Record Rain

Record Breaking Rain Causes Flash Flooding

Record breaking rainfall in Wenatchee last night with over a half-inch of moisture. The heavy rains caused problems for motorists on some roads in North Central Washington. In Okanogan County Highway 153 was down to...
Troops flood help

National Guard Mobilizes For Sprague Flood Victims

The small wheat-growing community of Sprague was hit hard recently by flood caused by heavy rains and swollen rivers. For about three days, more than 40 Washington National Guard soldiers set aside their jobs to...
fatal crash

Two Killed in Semi versus Pickup Crash in Omak

A crash involving a pickup and a big rig yesterday resulted in two deaths and the temporary closure of US 97 about 2 miles South of Omak. State Troopers say it happened around 1:35...
Gang of 8 Meets with Reichert

Congressman Reichert Meets With “Resist” Trump Groups

About 350 people attended Friday’s town hall meeting in Wenatchee. The event was hosted by several political action groups who have concerns about the Trump administration and was similar to another town hall held...
Washington Agriculture Secretary Derek Sandison

Washington agriculture industry thriving

Overall, the state of Washington’s agriculture sector remains strong. That was the assessment Washington’s Department of Agriculture director Derek Sandison made during his keynote address at Central Washington University’s 2017 Economic Outlook Conference. Presented...
trial verdictvideo

Auburn Man Not Guilty of Vehicular Homicide

A six-day trial ended last night when a Chelan County Superior Court jury found an Auburn man not guilty of vehicular homicide in connection with a fatal accident on a US Forest Service road...
Deputy Rectenwaldvideo

Grant County Deputy Testifies Before Congress on Lax Immigration Laws

A high-profile murder case in Grant County received National attention this week in Washington D.C. when Sheriffs Chief Deputy Ryan Rectenwald presented testimony before the United State Senate’s Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. Rectenwald...
Shooting Crime Scene

Fatal Quincy Shooting Under Investigation, victims identified

Quincy Police identified the two victims of a shooting Saturday in Quincy. 17-year-old Jahleel Munnings of Quincy died at the scene and 20-year-old Luis Nava Trujillo of Ephrata was hospitalized after a single gunshot wound,...
File Photo - Fingerprinting Service

Grant County Sheriff’s office fingerprinting service suspended one day this week

GRANT COUNTY - Fingerprinting service in Grant County for concealed weapon permits or pre-employment checks will be suspended for one day this week. Service will be unavailable on Thursday, March 2nd, according to the Grant County...