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Friday, March 20 East Wenatchee – Recent emergency orders from our Governor have made it illegal for restaurants, gyms and other group gathering sites to continue operating as usual. Restaurants are encouraged to provide carry-out service but cannot operate dining areas. Gyms and other...
East Wenatchee – This morning, March 20, Chelan-Douglas Health District learned of a third lab-confirmed case of COVID-19 infection in Chelan County. This is a reminder that the outbreak in our area is happening now, which means every act of social distancing we can take this weekend and in the...
LEAVENWORTH – Test results are negative for the patient who tested for COVID-19 at Cascade Medical. The state lab reported the results to Cascade Medical Friday afternoon. “We are relieved to learn of the test result, and we want to thank our staff for their preparedness, flexibility and...

Light Duty Coach operator Tamie cleans the interior of a Link Transit bus. / Courtesy Link
WENATCHEE - Link Transit remains a safe and secure way to travel throughout Chelan and Douglas Counties during this challenging time of dealing with the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). According to local health care providers, there have been some confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our area. However...

Chelan Douglas Health District encourages everyone to wash hands often and vigorously with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water is not available, use a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol, saturating the skin surface and rubbing for at least 20 seconds. / Gary Bégin/NCW Media
EAST WENATCHEE- The COVID-19 virus is almost certainly circulating in our community, well beyond the number of cases already known. This is because many COVID-19 cases are mild or even non-symptomatic. Most people who get this infection will recover and be fine, but it does have a higher death rate...
My Place Hotels breaks ground on Riverside My Place Hotels announced the groundbreaking of the brand’s fourth hotel in The Evergreen State as construction commences in Wenatchee. Joined by local dignitaries including Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz and Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce Executive...
!Dia de los Muertos! CHELAN - Hispanic cultural values were honored here as that community was joined by friends and neighbors to honor deceased ancestors during the Dia de los Muertos parade and festival in November. Chelan Mayor Mike Cooney led the parade holding the banner announcing the event...
Crunch Pak now exclusive Cosmic Crisp slicer New apple joins Smitten, Envy, and Jazz in company’s exclusive varietal program   CASHMERE — Crunch Pak, the sliced apples specialist, has an exclusive relationship to slice Cosmic Crisp apples, a new variety that is capturing attention nationwide....
Wenatchee Network Group gives socks to shelter Members of the Wenatchee Network Group met in November and donated a mother lode of "socks for feet" to the men and women being cared for by Hospitality Ministries. Socks and underwear are the two most neglected items that most folks fail to donate,...
East Wenatchee Mayor Steve Lacy leaves legacy after decades of service I am pleased to be afforded this opportunity to comment on my years of service to the city.   I was appointed to fill the vacated of seat of Dawn Collings when she became Mayor in January, 1992.  After   serving on the city...

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