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Sunday, January 19, 2020
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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

five year old dies

Five year old girl dies in Royal City fire

ROYAL CITY-A five year old girl died Sunday when fire destroyed her family's Royal City mobile home. Grant County Sheriff's office has issued a news release on facebook...

County Commissioners head back to the drawing board for vacation rental rules

It’s back to the drawing board for Chelan County planners working on new vacation rental property rules. The Planning Commission rejected the initial recommendations...
Ephrata Most Affordable

Ephrata tops list of affordable homes in state

If you’re looking for an affordable place to invest in a home, Ephrata should be on your radar. According to the website SmartAsset, Ephrata is the most-affordable place to purchase a...
badly burned firefighter

Badly burned firefighter in coma at Seattle’s Harborview

A firefighter who was badly burned while battling a wildfire in Okanogan County Sunday remains in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Okanogan County Emergency...
grey wolf meetings cancelled

WDFW cancels wolf meetings due to threats of violence

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) cancels a series of wolf public planning meetings due to threats of violence. The open houses are being rescheduled as online interactive webinars this...
OPT wolf pack

WDFW kills remaining members of OPT wolf pack

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced over the weekend that the four remaining members of the OPT wolf pack has been lethally removed. A news release issued...
Williams Flat Fire

Williams Flats Fire grows to 10,000 acres. Smoke drifts into Wenatchee

Wildland Firefighters continue efforts to contain a large lightning-caused brush fire that flared up Friday near Lake Roosevelt. The Williams Flats Fire is reported at over 10,400 acres and growing...

North Cascade grizzly bear plans reopened for public comment

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and National Park Service announced this week that they will reopen public comment on plans to restore endangered Grizzly Bears into the North Cascades. The two...
Moses Lake AIrport

Electric commuter jet coming to Moses Lake Airport

Moses Lake Airport has been selected by an Israeli-based company to test fly a new electric-powered commuter aircraft. The announcement was made earlier this week at the Paris Air show where officials...

Governor Jay Inslee’s expanded drought emergency declaration includes the Wenatchee Watershed

Governor Jay Inslee expanded the drought emergency declaration this morning to cover nearly half of Washington state, including the Wenatchee Watershed. The expansion is due to worsened, poor...