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EAST WENATCHEE - Douglas County PUD Commissioners Aaron J. Viebrock, Molly Simpson and Ronald E. Skagen executed the following actions during the January 10, Commission meeting held at the District’s East Wenatchee office: • Opened bids under bid document 21-57-W, Unit 7 spillway and gate repair at...
BREWSTER – The Brewster City Council voted to consider a proposal that would require that all dogs licensed in Brewster show proof of vaccination for the Parvo virus at its regular virtual GoTo Meeting last Wednesday, Jan. 20. Council member John Housden proposed the requirement as an additional...
BREWSTER – The Brewster City Council approved the application for the annual Brewster Salmon Derby at its regular monthly meeting held virtually last Wednesday, Jan. 19. The derby is scheduled to launch on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, August 5,6, and 7 this year. An earlier year-end summary from...

Bridgeport graduate Ana Trejo is the new Pateros librarian.
July 2021 Quad City residents ride out record-setting heat wave QUAD CITIES – As temperatures rose to record-setting triple-digit highs last week residents tried to stay cool, kept an eye out for wildfire, and wondered how the local power grids were handling the load. Early Tuesday afternoon, June...

A helicopter pulls telephone line to waiting installers along Highway 97 between Malott and Okanogan. The Michels Company is rebuilding the transmission line damaged by the September 2020 wildfire between Okanogan and Brewster using fire resistant materials like steel poles. Mike Maltais/QCH
 

John Hurley of Three Rivers Hospital. Courtesy brewsterclinic.org
BREWSTER – A firm circus date, trade-in-kind memberships, city promotion strategies, ARPA funds, and guest speaker John Hurley of Three Rivers Hospital were among agenda items at the regular monthly Zoom meeting of the Brewster Chamber of Commerce last Wednesday, Jan. 12. Hurley, a certified...

Graphic Courtesy Manson Growers
MANSON - "Apple Capitol of the World," a moniker for Wenatchee that expands across Chelan County. Despite severe heat, supply-chain delays, and transportation issues, fruit-packing companies comment on how they have been faring since last season. Manson Growers' Assistant General Manager Jared...
CHELAN – Chelan Fruit Cooperative (“Chelan Fruit”), a premiere Washington-based grower, packer and shipper of apples, cherries and pears, has been acquired by International Farming (“IFC”), an institutional asset manager connecting investors at the nexus of farmland, farmers and food. Founded in...

Dr. James Wallace CDHD Interim Health Officer
WENTCHEE - The Chelan-Douglas Health District (CDHD) Interim Health Officer Dr. James Wallace and CDHD Administrator Luke Davies held a press conference on Jan. 4, at the Town Toyota Center to speak to the public regarding the recent insurgence of the COVID-19 Omicron variant. The press conference...
BREWSTER – 2021 was a consequential year for the Brewster Chamber of Commerce as it navigated COVID-19 pandemic restrictions to schedule events including the Annal King Salmon Derby, Fourth of July celebration and parade, Trick or Treat on Main Street, and more. Chamber president Mike Mauk...

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