Details are finally coming to light on an incident with a generating turbine at Rocky Reach Dam back in February. Chelan County PUD Commissioners were briefed this week on the unintended spinning of the rotor portion of generating unit C-8. Dan Langager reports.
Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Clint to talk about the on-going search for a Community Development Director and why the two most recent candidates were passed on, seeking public comment on a forest lands plan for the upper Wenatchee valley and interlocal agreement with the city of Wenatchee for street projects.
Chris Rader wears many hats in our community - one of which is Communications and Program Coordinator for the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Chris swings by the KOHO studio to talk about changes to the museum over the last several years and some upcoming exhibits and events.
Chelan County PUD Commissioner Dennis Bolz joins Clint in the KOHO studio to talk about snowpack and lake levels, an incident with a Rocky Reach Dam turbine in February, paying down debt and adopting their new strategic plan.
The state Ecology Department says the water supply for central Washington is less than 20 percent of normal for this time of year. That’s mainly for everything south of Lake Chelan down to California, including the Wenatchee River. Dan Langager filed this report on possible restrictions for local water right holders.
Sports Tourism Director for the Wenatchee Valley Matt Kearny joins Clint in the KOHO studio to talk about how the snowless winter hurt seasonal sports tourism in the valley, working to make up for it in 2015 and events ahead in 2016.