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Why expand? Existing hospital has too many constraints

Wenatchee World - Sun, 08/09/2009 - 17:58
Without expansion, said John Hamilton, in five years “we’d be routinely transferring patients out of the valley for care, to Seattle or Spokane. That’s terrible, but it would be the truth of it, and when you’re sick is no time to be out of town.”
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Patient amenities are many

Wenatchee World - Sun, 08/09/2009 - 17:58
The list of amenities in the 173 rooms of the new hospital tower make it sound like a five-star hotel.
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Hospital making more room for patients

Wenatchee World - Sun, 08/09/2009 - 17:58
WENATCHEE — With bond sales behind it, Central Washington Hospital is beginning a $118 million expansion project that will add 188,000 square feet of space in a five-story tower.
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Foreclosure wave hits home

Wenatchee World - Sun, 08/09/2009 - 17:58
WENATCHEE — Like an invisible force field, relatively sound lending and stable home prices once shielded this area from the epidemic foreclosure levels elsewhere in the state and country.
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Real estate records

Wenatchee World - Sun, 08/09/2009 - 17:58
Chelan County
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Nebraska tower maker lays off about 70 workers

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
EPHRATA — Katana Summit, maker of towers for wind turbines, laid off 14 employees at its plant here Thursday and another 70 at its home base in Columbus, Neb.
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Wind-fanned fire burns fire commissioner’s house

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
WENATCHEE — Flames had already engulfed Fire Commissioner Phil Dormaier's house when firefighters first arrived early this morning.
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Assistant superintendent takes Yakima job

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
WENATCHEE — Steve Cole, assistant superintendent of human resources, has resigned from the Wenatchee School District to take the same job with the Yakima School District.
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Traffic restrictions due to salmon recovery project

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
CASHMERE — Traffic may be restricted to one lane on Highway 2/97 at the Aplets Way intersection near Cashmere as construction crews carve a channel for fish passage in the Wenatchee River.
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PUD workers find body of missing boater in river

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
ORONDO — Chelan County PUD biologists conducting a bird survey on the Columbia River discovered the body of a missing Edmonds boater in the Columbia River near Chelan Falls Thursday morning.
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Correction: Eggers obituary

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
Ardeth Rae (Radach) Eggers, who died Aug. 3, had been a bartender. She is also survived by her sister, Susan DeWitt of East Wenatchee. Her brother, Michael Radach, is a resident of Lacey. The funeral home provided incomplete and incorrect information for an obituary on Page A4 Wednesday. A corrected version appears on Page A4 today.
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World lays off 12

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
Continuing advertising-revenue shortfalls in a faltering economy caused The Wenatchee World to reduce staff by 12 people this week.
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Saved life comforts grieving family

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
WENATCHEE — It took six long, very painful, sometimes blurry years for David Harris to summon the emotional strength to read a newspaper story about the man whose life his son unknowingly saved.
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Solace from the stars

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 17:29
EAST WENATCHEE — Brad Hitzel credits a 1995 Wenatchee World article with getting him hooked on astronomy. The article about an annual astronomy club gathering on Table Mountain near Blewett Pass offered him the names of local stargazers, some of whom talked philosophically in the article about how man's existence and destiny is tied to the cosmos.
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PUD workers find body of missing boater in river

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 05:09
ORONDO — Chelan County PUD biologists conducting a bird survey on the Columbia River discovered the body of a missing Edmonds boater in the Columbia River near Chelan Falls this morning.
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AppleSox batter Kelowna in 16-4 victory

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 05:09
KELOWNA, B.C. — Sometimes baseball teams get the good fortune of having a few guys find their stroke at the plate at once.
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Collegiate baseball standings and box score

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 05:09
Collegiate baseball
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News of record

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 05:09
Chelan County
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Transparency heralded at open records forum

Wenatchee World - Sat, 08/08/2009 - 05:09
WENATCHEE — Openness, transparency and accountability were the themes of a public forum about Washington state's public records and open meetings laws Wednesday night.
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