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Manson Parks’ Commissioners (left to right) Ross Young, Taylor Quigley and Randy Reed look over the Comprehensive Plan revisions provided by Director Robin Pittman (right) at the board meeting, Thursday, April 12 at the Parks and Recreations office.
MANSON – Parks and recreation commissioners discussed and approved the Park’s 2018 Comprehensive Plan during their regular board meeting, Thursday, April 12 in the park’s office in Bumgarner Building. After a 30-day public comment period, and only a few revisions needed including listing Manson...

Chelan Mayor Mike Cooney (left) and Councilman Ty Witt discuss cryptocurrency controls and moratorium during the council meeting Tuesday, April 10 at City Hall.
CHELAN – With an agenda involving proclamations, motions and a public hearing, Council and Staff convened for their regular council meeting, Tuesday, April 10 at City Hall. Initiating the night’s agenda, Mayor Mike Cooney made a point to acknowledge the presence of the Chelan Parks’ board members...

Lake Chelan Earth Day Fair committee member Anne Brooks shows the audience the Earth Day flyer festivities schedule and recycling guidelines list during the council meeting, Tuesday, April 10 at City Hall.
CHELAN – The 29th Annual Lake Chelan Earth Day Fair kicks off Saturday, April 21 with a performance by Singer and Songwriter Savanna Woods at 9 a.m., beginning the festivity-filled day in Chelan’s Riverwalk Park. The Lake Chelan Earth Day Fair is always the third Saturday of April, explained Earth...

Rachael Goldie
CHELAN – During the council’s February 27 meeting, an administrative recommendation from City Administrator Mike Jackson was brought forward, requesting the consideration of the Council to obtain the services of housing consultant Julie Brunner. The following meeting, March 13, council members...
CHELAN – A bulk of the allotted time at the Council’s scheduled workshop, Tuesday, April 3, at City Hall, was consumed with discussion and direction for vacation home regulations and impacts in the city. Initiating the discussion, Mayor Mike Cooney began, “I hope this is a free-range discussion of...

The “Three Fingers” landfill ruling for immediate removal has been overturned, securing the property and its location. Owned by Goodfellow Brothers Inc., the future development on the fingers remains undefined.
CHELAN – For decades the six acres of fill on the northernmost South Shore area of Chelan, locally referred to as “three fingers” due to their aerial appearance, has been debated upon and argued against on the legitimacy of the fills’ placement and property rights. The argument is finally concluded...

Chelan Fire Commissioner Russ Jones leads the audience through the informational PowerPoint presentation during the Citizens for Fire District 7’s public meeting, Wednesday, April 4 at Chelan High School.
CHELAN – Citizens for Fire District 7 conducted an informational public meeting at the Performing Arts Center within Chelan High School, Wednesday, April 4. The intent of the meeting was to not only present facts on both the benefits and the risks involved with a levy LID lift, but also to answer...
CHELAN - As part of the ongoing community effort to address the shortage of affordable housing in the Chelan Valley, the City of Chelan has engaged the services of Housing and Community Development consultant, Julie Brunner. Julie Brunner is a nationally recognized expert in planning and...
MANSON – School District Superintendent Matt Charlton, along with Chelan County Sheriff Sergeant Chris Foreman are opening up the doors to community members for a roundtable style open discussion on safety within the schools on Tuesday, April 10 in the high school cafeteria. Dinner will be...

Council members (left to right) Wendy Isenhart, Ray Dobbs, Mayor Mike Cooney and Ty Witt listen as Phil Long presents suggestion for boat inspection program, Tuesday, March 27 at City Hall.
CHELAN – Motion considerations and administrative reports dominated a majority of the agenda during the regular council meeting, Tuesday, March 27. Prior to addressing the scheduled agenda, however, members of the public took advantage of the citizen comment portion, voicing individual thoughts and...

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