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Repeat sex offender sentenced on child molestation plea

WENATCHEE — An Ephrata man who pleaded guilty to a count of child molestation earned a prison sentence Tuesday of almost six...

Quincy DUI stop leads high court to nix Washington’s vehicle-impound law

OLYMPIA — A DUI stop in Quincy led the Washington Supreme Court on Wednesday to throw out the state’s law on impounding...

Oh rats! Rodents blamed for starting Wenatchee vehicle fire

Here’s another reason to dislike rodents, if you needed one. Earlier this month Wenatchee firefighters responded to...

New police chief search postponed until after mayor election

Outgoing East Wenatchee Mayor Steve Lacy has agreed to delay proceeding with finding a new police chief until after a new mayor...

Fallen firefighter’s initials placed on a butte above town

High on a butte above his hometown of Okanogan, the initials “CJ” have been placed in honor of Christian Johnson.

Volunteers given access to gather firewood for veterans

The Forest Service opened a year-round gated road for one day this month in the Tonasket Ranger District to allow volunteers to gather firewood...

Police: Sleeping motorist was carrying drugs for sale

[WENATCHEE — Police say a Wenatchee man found sleeping in his car had drugs he intended to sell.

Old jet to become cutting-edge in Rolls Royce Moses Lake project

MOSES LAKE — A retired Boeing 747 will get an expensive retrofit at the Grant County International Airport.

Missing man’s body recovered from Columbia River

WENATCHEE — The body of a mentally ill East Wenatchee man missing for three weeks was recovered Sunday. ...

19-year-old booked in fatal Omak stabbing

OMAK — An Omak man is accused of fatally stabbing one man and injuring another in an early Tuesday altercation.