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Tag: Columbia River

Life with Lisa Bradshaw – Tom Hurst

Tom Hurst grew up on the Mississippi River and dreamed of returning to life on the water when buying several acres along...

Body found in Columbia River near Wenatchee Loop Trail park

WENATCHEE — A body pulled from the Columbia River along the Apple Capital Loop Trail on Saturday appears to be that of...

Douglas County clears out 1,840 pounds of garbage from homeless camps...

An extensive effort to clean up homeless camps and illegal dumps along the Apple Capital Loop Trail in Douglas County in late...

Rocky Reach Dam spills an estimated 300+ gallons of oil

WENATCHEE — Rocky Reach Dam has accidentally discharged more than 300 gallons of hydraulic oil into the Columbia River since June, a...

Grant County PUD preparing in case Northern Pike arrive

The invasive Northern Pike fish may some day make its way downstream on the Columbia River. And PUD officials...

Fishing guide tells of rescue of child, mother from Columbia River

A professional fishing guide helped save the life of a child who fell into the Columbia River Tuesday.

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...

Watercraft takes perilous plunge at Wanapum Dam

A Puyallup man’s jet ski took an 80-foot plunge over a juvenile fish bypass at Wanapum Dam this month. Fortunately, he...

Coleman Oil agrees to settlement over 2017 Wenatchee fuel spill

Idaho-based Coleman Oil has agreed to a settlement over its 2017 spill of 3,800 gallons of biodiesel into the Columbia River from its Wenatchee...

Woman rescued from riverbank

Rescuers say a woman who claimed she jumped from the Senator George Sellar bridge in Wenatchee was pulled from the shoreline after...