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Friday, July 3, 2020

Tag: Highway 97

Firefighters able to get a handle on a pair of wind-driven...

Firefighters were able to contain two separate wind-whipped brush fires Saturday afternoon and evening south of Chelan. The biggest of...

Five people suffer minor injuries after pair of wrecks on Highway...

Two separate collisions on icy Highway 97 seven miles north of Orondo closed the highway for about an hour this morning, sending...

Semi hauling empty tanker crashes through guardrail near Orondo

The driver of a tanker truck had to be rescued early this morning after his semi went through a guardrail and down an embankment...

Slick roadways this morning cause accidents that block two highways

Accidents this morning on ice-covered highways blocked traffic on Highway 97-A north of Entiat, and Highway 97 just north of Wells Dam.

It was a bad weekend for serious accidents in the region

It was a weekend of bad vehicle crashes in North Central Washington, many of them weather-related. On Sunday, a 5-year-old...

Ammunition was ignited during motorhome fire on Blewett Pass

Ammunition was going off inside a burning motorhome that shut down Blewett Pass for almost three hours last Friday.

Motorcyclist seriously injured in wreck near Peshastin

A 29-year-old Peshastin man was seriously injured just before noon Wednesday when a car turned in front of the motorcycle he was...

Local artist brings scenes of Highway 97 to life at MAC...

For the last four years, Wenatchee native Sharratt DeLong has driven the same mail delivery route up Highway 97, beginning his days just after...

If you’re traveling to the lighting festival this weekend, here’s some...

Saturday traffic will be the heaviest If you’re planning a trip to Leavenworth for the second weekend of the annual Christmas Lighting Festival, there are...

Blewett Pass to close for five days starting Sept. 9

BLEWETT PASS- If work or pleasure means travelling over Blewett Pass next week, you will have to change routes. Beginning at 9 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 9th,...