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This particular ofrenda was displayed inside Chelan High School, there was bread, fruit, candles and flowers to honor deceased loved ones.
CHELAN - Historic Downtown Chelan Association launched the first annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration on Saturday, Nov. 3 at Riverwalk Park. Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican tradition that celebrates and honors deceased loved ones. Typically celebrated on Nov. 2, by putting...

Board of Commissioners Chair Mary Signorelli and Commissioner Phyllis Gleasman embrace in a hug during the hospital’s 70th celebration.
CHELAN - Lake Chelan Hospital and Clinics celebrated their 70th anniversary on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce along with employees, commissioners and locals. “We are very fortunate to have an incredible community hospital ... I am very excited for the future and what that...
MOE Veteran’s Day Assembly Friday, Nov. 9, 2-2:45 p.m. Community Gym CHELAN - Morgan Owings Elementary has invited members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) to be recognized during the assembly. The little ones will sing songs to honor those Veterans present, while the fourth and fifth...
The fire was reported last night (Nov. 5)  around 6:51 p.m. Rescue 71, Brush 79, Tender 71, Battalion 7, Chief 701, 702 responded on the first alarm. Rescue 71, the first unit on scene, reported a working brush fire in light to medium fuels, wind driven, with flame lengths at 3 to 5 feet. Rescue 71...
Woodin Avenue Bridge Project Update Next week (November 5 - 9):  Favorable paving weather has led the contractor to adjust next week's activities. The bridge will be closed from Monday at 7 a.m. until Wednesday at 7 p.m. to pave the bridge and the trench approaching both ends of the...
Chelan Fire and Rescue’s Leadership/Management team and fire department were recognized by the Washington State Fire Commissioner Association at their Fall Conference in Spokane October 26, 2018. Chelan Fire and Rescue participated in the “Management Excellence Award Program” in the Category B...

Vicki Carr was presented with the Racial Justice Award 2018 during the Pacific Northwest Conference of United Methodist Women on Oct. 13.
CHELAN – After graduating Chelan High School in 1961 and obtaining her major as a PE teacher with an English minor, Vicki Carr headed to Alaska with her son to continue her teaching adventure. Without a teaching contract Carr and her son arrived to Anchorage, Alaska. Soon after school started Carr...
CHELAN – The City of Chelan is looking into purchasing another piece property. This time it is a lot owned by Eugene Kelly located next to the Lake Chelan Airport. During the Oct. 28 Council Meeting, city attorney Quentin Batjer brought forward such consideration. “The land owner has notified the...

Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinic Board of Commissioners, left to right: Phyllis Gleasman, Mary Signorelli, Jordana LaPorte, Fred Miller and Mary Murphy, during the Oct. 23 meeting.
CHELAN – The Lake Chelan Community Hospital and Clinics Board voted on the Facilities Steering Committee recommendation to sell the current hospital property at their Tuesday, Oct. 23 meeting. LCCHS Board Chair Mary Signorelli presented a drafted resolution which addressed how to deal with surplus...

Andy Baker, Brooke Tacia and Luke Slaughterback of FCS Group presented water and sewer rates to the Council at the Oct. 25 workshop.
CHELAN – Residents of Chelan will see an increase in their monthly water and sewer rates starting as early as 2019. During the last budget City of Chelan council workshop on Oct. 25, the FCS Group presented new water and sewer monthly rates to the Chelan Council members. Project Manager Andy Baker...

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