Preparations are getting underway by fire experts with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest for this year’s prescribed burning program. One high-priority is in the Chelan area, following last summer’s Chelan Complex of wildfires. Dan Langager has more.
The Chelan PUD's senior fish biologist Lance Keller joins Clint to talk about young salmon and steelhead feeling the urge to start downstream on the journey to the ocean and problems along the trek like pikeminnows.
East Wenatchee city councilman Tim Detering joins Dan to talk about transportation issues in the city, from bike lanes on Valley Mall Parkway to a potential round-about at its intersection with 9th Street.
Fire investigators analyzing the cause of the Sleepy Hollow Fire from last June got a big break in the case Wednesday when a man confessed to starting the fire. 37-year-old Jeremy J. Kendall was booked into Chelan County Jail with a First Degree Arson charge.
12th District Senator Linda Evans-Parlette joins Dan to talk about budget negotiations in Olympia right now as lawmakers wrap a second week of an overtime special session. Parlette said they could finalize the budget by the middle of next week.