ROCKY REACH DAM — Trey Thrift is known as the miracle child. The word “Miracle” was written in bold letters on the back of his T-shirt. More than 100 people showed up for his open “Celebration of Life” party at the Rocky Reach Dam picnic area Thursday. Others at the party had T-shirts identifying them as mom, dad, brother (two of them), auntie, grandma and so on: all part of the miracle family. Others came to meet or play with Trey or meet his family for the first time.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee AppleSox took care of business Wednesday night, and now they can rest for two days before playing for the West Coast League championship.
TONASKET — Highway 97 near the Janis Bridge was closed for almost three hours Wednesday afternoon while law enforcement officers attempted to subdue a suicidal man.
An overnight house fire in Mattawa has killed a woman and two children.
Madelyn Schwilke, 8, Wenatchee, digs a hole on the beach at Walla Walla Point Park while hanging out there with the Wenatchee Parks and Recreation Department day camp.
Sharon Rose (Matson) Moody, who died Aug. 7, is survived by her husband, Warren “Bud” Moody. His last name was incorrect in an obituary on Page A4 Tuesday. The funeral home provided inaccurate information. A corrected version appears on Page A4 today.
I often walk from my office to our pressroom on Ninth Street to get a fresh copy of The World.
WENATCHEE — Doug Clark's shrill whistle signals the dozen or so rescue workers that the time has come to lower one of their group down from the side of the Sen. George Sellar Bridge.
CHELAN — The Lake Chelan Community Hospital board said Wednesday it has a "legal obligation to notify the Washington State Auditor ... about suspected losses" connected with its Chief Executive Officer David Bernier.
Forty years ago today, my identity changed forever.
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All I was doing was trying to spell correctly the word "accommodate." But as I thumbed through my trusty, old American Heritage Dictionary, I stumbled upon an interesting concept from my college years.
Few urban walks anywhere are as easy, interesting and idyllic as the loop trail in Chelan’s Riverwalk Park. It’s pure paradise on a paved path.
WENATCHEE Ridge to River Relay organizers now say there will be a 2010 race to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Wenatchee event, but its likely to have a very different look from past relays.
Central Washington Hospital, Wenatchee
WENATCHEE — A single-sided employment form and 54 pages of instructions for filling it out are all that stand between local employers and the latest wave of federal authorities intent on punishing companies that hire undocumented workers.