WENATCHEE — Authorities confiscated 12,000 marijuana plants late last week and arrested two men as they fled a pot farm, Chelan County Sheriff Mike Harum says.
VANTAGE — A Tacoma man and his passenger from Bonney Lake were taken to Quincy Valley Medical Center after sideswiping another vehicle while attempting to pass it on Interstate 90, two miles east of Vantage on Saturday afternoon.
MONITOR — The West Monitor Bridge will be closed today through Thursday for inspections.
WENATCHEE — A 13-year-old Mukilteo boy was injured when he failed to stop at a stop sign at Maple Street and Western Avenue about 5:45 p.m. Saturday and crashed into the side of a car.
SPOKANE — A man who was shot in the head in east Omak early Saturday morning is still in critical condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane this morning, police say.
OMAK — Fans like the new $5.4 million Omak Stampede arena.
EAST WENATCHEE — Two East Wenatchee men were arrested Friday on suspicion of possessing property stolen from vehicles in the Briarwood residential housing development last week.
CHELAN — A 14-acre fire on Lake Chelan's north shore that threatened an outbuilding and camp trailer Sunday was likely sparked by an electric fence, firefighters say.
A report on Page A3 in the weekend World incorrectly described the location of work near Winthrop. Motorists should expect short delays on Highway 20 near that community Monday through Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Washington Explosion 16A fastpitch made it to the final day of play in the national tournament in Sioux Falls July 27-30, but were toppled by the Tulsa Eagles, 5-4.
EAST WENATCHEE — Three Wenatchee Valley golfers will get a chance to compete against some of the best junior golfers in the world this week in the American Junior Golf Association’s tournament at Wenatchee.
WENATCHEE — The loss of the Arena Football League could turn out to be the Wenatchee Valley Venom’s gain.
Health care, boiled down to pure economics, is often referred to as an "industry." In this region, there are few bigger and more economically significant. But this "industry" goes far beyond cold economics, with profound impacts on the health, welfare and security of an entire region. So when a key health care institution like Central Washington Hospital begins rebuilding from the ground up, it's time to pause and consider the impacts. They will be substantial.
QUINCY — The Quincy City Hall council chambers housed the official end of a police chief's career last week and the official installation of his temporary replacement three days later.
WENATCHEE — As the tongues wag about state motorcycle helmet law, federally approved helmets are flying off the shelves at local motorcycle shops.
LEAVENWORTH — After a seven-year wait, construction on a $10.6 million remodel of Cascade Medical Center is finally set to begin.
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