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Jane Lloyd Chelan Museum Board member and Museum Manager, Ron McGaughey answered questions from the audience during the 5G cell tower meeting on July 24.
CHELAN - The long awaited public meeting on 5G cell towers took form on July 24 evening at the Chelan High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) - more than two dozen participated in the discussion, shared their concerns, stories and had their questions answered. As an initiative to educate Chelan...
CHELAN - Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on July 24th, 2019 a female from Auburn, Washington reported her beach bag was stolen from Slidewaters in Chelan.  At the time of the report, she was tracking the phone and it was plotting Near Emerson and Woodin in Chelan.  Deputies arrived and were given a...
CHELAN - Fire Chief Tim Lemon has moved his last day with Chelan Fire and Rescue up to July 31, 2019 with approval of the Board of Fire Commissioners. Chief Lemon has been selected to be the next Fire Chief of North Whidbey Fire and Rescue and is expected to take-up his new position in early August...

With the heavy amounts of lighting features at the store, Reruns has opted to give it its own space.
CHELAN - The high number of donations, plus current merchandise at the Chelan Station Reruns store, gives no other option but to expand their display room by 3,700 square feet. Store manager Debbie Reed explained that for one there was no room to display every category of goods they have in stock....

Parks board members, Gary Meyers, Kelly Allen, James Hayter and Kit Couchee, a Chelan Valley Pickleball club member, look into the ball fields by the Chelan Senior Center as a location to add pickleball courts.
CHELAN - After constantly attending the Chelan Parks and Recreation board meetings, the Chelan Valley Pickleball Club will see action be taken in terms of converting the tennis courts at Don Morse Park into dual purpose to accommodate the club’s needs. Recreation and facilities supervisor James...

Left to right: Volunteer firefighter Garrett Rains, Volunteer firefighter Hunter Newmiller, Volunteer firefighter Sam Belsky, Lt. Shawn Sherman (Rescue Swimmer Program Manager), Firefighter Taylor Rains  (assistant instructor), Volunteer Firefighter Megan Kosel, Firefighter Adam Jones (assistant instructor), Probationary firefighter Darrick Meyers and Volunteer firefighter Mike Doyle
CHELAN - Seventeen hours in water, plus a couple more in the classroom - that’s all it took six Chelan Fire and Rescue (CFR) firefighters to complete the extensive rapid rescue swimmer course. The program which was implemented in 2011 by CFR was adapted from the Professional Association of Diving...
CHELAN - After 10 years of service in Chelan, Lieutenant Evan Woods retired from Chelan Fire and Rescue (CFR) on July 6. Deputy Fire Chief Mark Donnell mentioned during the July 17 commissioner meeting, that seven candidates put in their applications to replace Lt. Woods. However, only six moved on...

Chickens and children run amuck during the ‘‘World Famous Chicken Race’’ at the Lake Chelan Rodeo. LCM File Photo
CHELAN - Its Rodeo Time in Lake Chelan, Washington and in July and August you will see just as many pickups and horse trailers in the valley as convertibles and camp trailers  with the 98th Lake Chelan Open Rodeo, July 26 and 27 and Chelan Jr. Rodeo August 3 and 4 (see separate story), bringing...
  CHELAN - Chelan Rustlers Saddle Club is hosting its annual Jr. Rodeo at the Chelan Saddle Club Rodeo Grounds on August 3-4. Admission is free to all spectators.  For more than a decade, 200 young rodeo competitors from all around eastern Washington have made the trip to Chelan to take part in the...
Chelan County Auditor, Skip Moore has announced that ballots for the August 6th Primary Special Election have been mailed.  Ballots must be postmarked or deposited into an official ballot drop box by August 6th at 8pm. For additional information please visit our website www.elections.chelancountywa...

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