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Submitted photo Chelan Valley Media Group is a partnership made up of Seattle-area media and marketing professionals with ties to the Chelan Valley, L-R: Matt Peters; Melissa Durfee Davis; Karen Heric; Allan Mayer
Chelan, WA – Icicle Broadcasting Company has announced the sale of three of its radio stations, including KOZI AM and FM and KZAL “Z-Country,” to the Chelan Valley Media Group. KOZI has been on the air for 60 years and was owned by Harriet Bullitt, Principal Owner of Icicle Broadcasting Company...
OLYMPIA – Washington’s forests continue to face an array of challenges brought on by an increasingly dry climate and the consequences of past forest management practices, according to the latest Forest Health Highlights report compiled by scientists with the Washington State Department of Natural...
Lakeside Surf and High Trek Chelan have invested in recent upgrades to their facilities. A new ropes course and knife throwing are in place in High Trek Chelan and a new giant surf wave is available in Lakeside Surf, a waterpark which is accessible from Slidewaters. Slidewaters and Lakeside Surf...
As we emerge from the coronavirus pandemic, downtown businesses are reopening. These businesses have faced significant challenges in operating throughout the pandemic. Some businesses, like München Haus and Icicle Brewing Company, had trouble hiring enough staff as they opened back up again...

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The top leading causes of fire in the United States include heating, cooking, electrical, smoking, candles, arson, and equipment. Home heating equipment leads the way, however, and is the number one leading cause of fires in US homes. Other behavior that increases fire risks include hoarding in...
Counties included in the drought advisory as of May 27 are outlined in red. OLYMPIA – Following an extremely dry couple of months, the Department of Ecology has issued a drought advisory for most of Washington state, including all areas east of the Cascade Mountains, portions of southwest...
WENATCHEE — Puget Sound Energy (PSE) and Chelan County Public Utility District (PUD) announced a new contract for renewable hydropower from two PUD hydro projects on the Columbia River. The contract will bolster PSE’s supply of carbon-free energy, in line with the goal of becoming a “Beyond Net...

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ROCK ISLAND, WA – Chelan PUD and GE Renewable Energy reached an agreement designed to achieve a higher standard of quality and innovation for the modernization at Rock Island Powerhouse II. The 42-year-old turbines will be rebuilt one by one starting in 2022, with expected completion of all eight...

Board of Directors (Left to Right): Commissioner Mark Spurgeon, Commissioner Donn Etherington, Commissioner Rory Turner, Commissioner Alan Loebsack, Commissioner JC Baldwin, and Commissioner Jim Huffman.
The Washington Public Ports Association has selected the Chelan Douglas  Regional Port Authority as the Port of the Year for 2021. Kathy Pittis, President of  the Washington Public Ports Association said, “while there were many deserving  Ports, the political courage and leadership of the...
The annual Flywheel Investment Conference saw $255,000 awarded to Washington State companies by the Flywheel Angel Network and NCW Tech Alliance on May 20.  The Flywheel Investment Conference is an annual event that generates exposure and resources for early stage companies by bringing...

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