15 hrs ago
Robert H. Funston
He worked on the family farm until he enlisted in the Army in 1943. Upon his honorable discharge in the winter of 1946, he returned to the family farm in Iola, .
Funeral Service Directory
Sabra Janeen Crafton, 29, of Cashmere: 1 p.m. celebration of life service and potluck with live music, Cashmere Riverside Center, Cashmere.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Wenatchee Valley seeks bike-friendly designation
The Wenatchee Valley Transportation Council voted and confirmed a Bicycle Master Plan in 2013.
Another perspective of World War II-era Ephrata
That brought a comment from Dr. Jerry Gibbons, retired local surgeon, who grew up in Ephrata and delivered the Wenatchee World there.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Mercer Island Reporter
Emergency diaper drive today for Washington families affected by fires
Eastside Baby Corner will be holding an emergency drive today to collect diapers to send to eastern Washington communities affected by the still-burning fires.
Brewster attorney delivering generators to wildfire victims
He is a lawyer in Brewster delivering generators to his neighbors just down the highway.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Lake Chelan Mirror
Chelan Fire and Rescue's High/Low Angle Rope Rescue Team is off the ground
Lt. Sherman rescues a victim from below a bridge using a simple Ladder Gin creating a high directional using a fire truck as the main anchor and a firefighter's roof ladder.
Couple escape fire that destroyed mobile home
Fire destroyed a double-wide mobile home at 1818 Mulberry Lane early this morning but the two people who were sleeping inside got out safely.
Fire season in West so far is below expectations
On Monday July 21, 2014, Jake Hixon, center and Kathy Harding look for family heirlooms they may have been spared at a relatives house after the fire that swept through Pateros, Wash., last Thursday.
Lake Chelan Mirror
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The 2014-15 District VII Officer Team is Letty Trejo of Bridgeport, Cassidy Weaver of Eastmont, Dallas Tyus of Tonasket, Jenna Valentine of Tonasket, Bobby Hanson of Chelan, and Josie Gallup of Chelan.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Person injured by falling tree branches outside Spokane courthouse
One person was injured when strong winds caused tree branches to fall to the ground outside the Spokane County Courthouse in Wednesday afternoon.
Pilot dies after orchard helicopter crashes in Wenatchee
A pilot died after a helicopter crashed near Pangborn Airport in the Wenatchee area Wednesday afternoon, according to the Chelan County Sheriff's Office.
red to BLUE! WA-08: Meet Jason Ritchie (D) Sat, July 26, Cashmere, Leavenworth, Wenatchee
Jason Ritchie is running a very strong campaign to unseat five-term incumbent GOPer Dave Reichert in this R+1 district.
Sockeye fisheries now accessible at Brewster on Columbia and Lake Wenatchee
Sockeye fishing grounds affected by the central Washington wild fires are finally accessible now that the fires are under more control and with the cooler, wetter weather.
Serving the Nation
THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.
Where Does Your Legal Weed Come From?
When Washington State issued licenses to grow recreational marijuana, a license given to 90 applicants so far, it included a clever "don't ask, don't tell" policy.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Benton-Franklin Red Cross Sends Emergency Response Vehicle For Fire Relief
The Benton-Franklin Chapter of Red Cross sent out one of their emergency response vehicles to help those displaced by the wildfires.
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Common Ground | You can count on us [The Wenatchee World, Wash. :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 22--It has been heartening to see readers responding so favorably to the outstanding fire coverage that The World staff has delivered throughout the tragic wildfires that have ripped through North Central Washington.