The Stemilt Partnership announced yesterday their long-time efforts to protect 4,000 acres of land in the Stemilt Basin have been realized. Weyerhaeuser Columbia Timberlands has now officially transferred ownership to Chelan County and the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. Chelan County Natural Resource Director Mike Kaputa joins Clint to talk about the seven-year endeavor and what it means for the land and its stewards.
Executive Services Director for the city of Wenatchee Allison Williams stops by the studio for our weekly chat with Wenatchee officials to chat about the Let's Talk events and the construction on Wenatchee Ave.
A major new exhibit called The River of Baskets will be featured at the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center starting today through August 2. It’s a project costing upwards of $70,000, the most ambitious project the museum has hosted in over five years. Museum Director Brenda Abney stops by the studio to talk about the exhibit.
In this week's Classroom Connection, Clint talks with WHS DECA Advisor Matt Pakinas, senior Cary Graves and junior Wallace O'Donnell about the DECA program and its national convention in Atlanta.
Relive history in today's edition of What Happened Today.
A car prowler was caught red-handed in the Wenatchee High School parking lot this morning by Safety and Security Officer Janine Owyen and Wenatchee Police officers. Dustin Graff of East Wenatchee was booked into the Chelan County jail on charges of vehicle prowl, theft in the third degree and criminal trespass. KOHO news intern Bryce Newberry reports.
Dan sits down with Sheriff Brian Burnett for their weekly chat to talk about a small hike in drug and juvenile arrests in 2013, law enforcement in Leavenworth and the upcoming WASPC convention.
Starting May 19 and going through the end of the month, law enforcement officers across North Central Washington will be conducting extra patrols, seeking out drivers using their cell phones or not wearing a seat belt while driving. Caption Doug Jones with the Wenatchee Police Dept. joins Clint in the KOHO studio to give us the details.
Wenatchee School District lost its influential and long-time Director of Security Bob King. King passed away from pancreatic cancer April 28 after serving Wenatchee schools for 16 years. He helped shape the district’s safety and security department into what it is today. KOHO news intern Bryce Newberry filed this report on the loss of Bob King.
Jersey is your Pet of the Week here on KOHO 101.1 and Kathie, a volunteer with the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society, brings him by the studio to talk about him and all the many pets up for adoption at the shelter.