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City faces civil claim over Wenatchee PD rape investigation

WENATCHEE — A man arrested but never tried for a rape allegation filed a $250,000 civil claim Thursday against the Wenatchee Police...

Sheriff: Burned body is that of suspect’s spouse

OKANOGAN — The body of a woman found in the trunk of a burning car has been identified as the spouse of...

Former chief of Chelan Fire and Rescue Tim Lemon dies

Tim Lemon, a firefighter for 40 years, including 10 years as chief of Chelan Fire and Rescue, died Tuesday of pancreatic cancer....

No charges in owner’s shooting of dog

WENATCHEE — The Chelan County man who tried to euthanize his own dog and failed will not face charges for animal abuse,...

Wenatchee having trouble finding enough school bus drivers

A bus driver shortage has the Wenatchee School District scrambling. Currently, mechanics, office workers and even the head of...

Impaired driver faulted for injury crash

Wenatchee police say a driver was impaired and speeding when he crashed into a truck trailer Sunday morning near Walla Walla Point...

Motel guest with knife arrested after reportedly threatening another guest

A 52-year-old guest at the Moonlight Motor Lodge in Wenatchee was arrested Friday night after allegedly threatening another guest with a knife.

Gov. Inslee inaugurates new Cashmere business center

CASHMERE — Gov. Jay Inslee helped cut the ribbon Monday on the new Cashmere Mill District Business Park, welcoming two growing manufacturers to...

Chelan PUD goes on record opposing removal of Snake River dams

Chelan PUD has become the latest public utility in Washington to officially oppose the removal of the four Snake River dams.

Multiple people charged after Lake Wenatchee drug raid

LAKE WENATCHEE — A group of people sharing a Lake Wenatchee home face multiple drug charges after a police search found evidence of...