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.
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.
SPOKANE — A man caught at a campsite next to a marijuana-growing operation on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest last summer was sentenced in federal court Tuesday to six years and three months in prison.
WENATCHEE — Firefighters with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest kept six new wildfires to 2 acres or less after a brief storm swept through northern Chelan County early Wednesday morning, authorities said.