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Photo courtesy of Chelan Fire and Rescue
Chelan Fire and Rescue responded automatic aid with Chelan County Fire Protection District 8 to a reported brush fire at 4600 Navarre Coulee Road on May 22. The first unit on scene reported a 1/3 acre working brush fire moving up steep terrain in medium fuels. Fire district crews were able to...

Lake Chelan Jazz Band members Bob Soost and vocalist Susan House perform at the closing concert of the Lake Chelan Wine and Jazz Festival held May 17-20;

Lake Chelan Jazz Band members perform at a free concert Sunday, May 20 in the Riverwalk Pavilion at the Lake Chelan Jazz Festival.
The Lake Chelan Valley kicked off a busy summer season with lots of events this past weekend.
WENATCHEE - The Community Foundation of NCW has awarded $90,000 in Stronger Schools Grants to schools across North Central Washington, the largest total award for this grant to date. Stronger Schools is an annual grant that provides up to $5,000 per school and/or school district to support...
CHELAN -  The Historic Downtown Chelan Association is proud to announce the launch of the expanded summer concert series, featuring live music every Friday night from 6-8 p.m. beginning June 15 and continuing through August 31.  This summer season of live music will be held in the Riverwalk...
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CHELAN/MANSON/ENTIAT - The community Bulletin Board has been a popular feature ever since we bought the papers nearly 18 years ago. But times have changed and we are changing as well. We have launched our new digital classified ad section and it is a powerful tool for promoting your events. You can...

Ted and Nicki Leffler
MANSON - Many of us have pondered what influence our lives will have on future generations. Long time Manson residents, Ted and Nicki Leffler, quietly took steps to insure they could positively impact future generations in the communities they loved. In 1993, they created a charitable trust to be...
WENATCHEE - Susan Albert from Wenatchee has been elected to fill the District 7 vacancy on the Board of the North Central Educational Service District.  Susan replaces Si Bautista from Wenatchee, who retired from the NCESD Board after 27 years of service.  This position represents the northern...

Pictured here is an Eurasian collared-dove, now up to 220 in the Chelan Bird Count.
CHELAN – How many of you remember Dec. 29, that last Friday in 2017 when a temperature inversion initially produced freezing rain that changed to persistent snow that yielded 3” of accumulation throughout the day? This was the date that had been set for Chelan’s Christmas Bird Count (CBC)...

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