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For the vaccine and testing in the Lake Chelan Valleycontact Lake Chelan Health at 682-3300 or Columbia Valley Community Health 682-6000 EAST WENATCHEE - The Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 is in Chelan and Douglas counties, and is a game changer. It is more contagious and produces 1,000 times as much...
CHELAN — The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust (CDLT) has acquired over 2,100 acres about seven miles south of Chelan for permanent conservation. This conservation project is made possible thanks to a contribution from Rio Tinto, a leading global mining and metals company, which has been managing...

This photo taken Sunday evening around 9 p.m. looking uplake from Pingrey Park shows the heavy smoke coming from the 25 Mile Fire. State Fire Mobilization was authorized for the 25 Mile Fire at 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 15, to support local firefighters. The request was made by Chelan Fire & Rescue Chief, Mark Donnell. The fire is burning in timber and brush in the 25 Mile Creek drainage and was reported earlier in the afternoon around 5:17 p.m. 2 miles southwest of 25 Mile Creek State Park. As of 8 a.m. on Monday, August 16 the fire is estimated at 4,000 acres and the cause of the fire is under investigation. RuthEdna Keys/LCM
Evacuations notices for the 25 Mile Fire were issued Sunday evening for the following areas: Level 3 (Go!) for all properties north of Fields Point Landing on South Lakeshore Road (from 17205 South Lakeshore Road and north). Level 2 (Get Set): From Fields Point Landing to Morning Sun Drive. Level 1...
CHELAN - On Saturday, August 14, at about 1:55 p.m. Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a Homicide on Antoine Creek Rd., near Chelan. The call was originally routed to the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office. Chelan County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives were dispatched. The...

MA-18, consists of over 640 acres located across the highway from Azwell. Planned are a casino, hotel, golf course, concert venue and homes on over 640 acres. Courtesy Colville Tribal Federal Corporation
AZWELL - The Colville Tribal Federal Corporation (“CTFC”) has completed a preliminary review of its latest site for economic development, CTFC reported August 6. The site, colloquially known as MA-18, consists of over 640 acres located across the highway from Azwell, between Pateros and Chelan. The...
Twentyfive Mile Fire Update August 17, 2021 10:00a.m.   Fire Information Line: 206-659-6472 (Daily from 8a.m. to 8p.m.) Size: 4,262 acres Total Personnel: 300                                                                  Containment: 0% Cause: Under investigation...
Twentyfive Mile Fire Update August 17, 2021 10:00a.m.   Fire Information Line: 206-659-6472 (Daily from 8a.m. to 8p.m.) Size: 4,262 acres Total Personnel: 300                                                                 ...

New officers installed were left to right: Chuck Robinson, Board Member; Steve Shumway, Past President; Joyce Stevens, District Governor; Keith Carpenter, newly installed President; Mike Tipton, 1st Vice President; Ann Congdon, 2nd Vice President; Shannon Byquist-Freels Secretary; Barbara Korando, Treasurer; and John Page, Board Member. Not pictured is Hugh Freels, Board Member. Courtesy Lake Chelan Lions Club
The Lake Chelan Lions Club met on July 15, at noon at the Apple Cup Cafe for their weekly meeting. District Governor Joyce Stevens was their guest and installed the new officers.  District Governor Joyce acknowledged the club for enrolling nine new members over the past two years.  The club was...
WENATCHEE - The Chelan Board of County Commissioners recently awarded nearly $740,000 in grant funding to local agencies that support economic development in Chelan County.  The Cascade Public Infrastructure Fund, or CPIF, is a grant program that was created earlier this year to help finance...
Public Forum on Parks Master Plan August 25The City of Chelan is holding an Open Public Forum to discuss the Parks Master Plan with the Consulting firm, GreenPlay, LLC. on Wednesday, August 25, 6:30-8 p.m. at Chelan City Hall Council Chambers, 135 E. Johnson Avenue. A quorum of Council members is...

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