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Cascade Medical Foundation, in a few short months last fall, gathered community support for a Cascade Medical mobile clinic, which will be in service soon. On April 28th, CMF, represented by board chair Bob Jennings, board vice chair Bob Adamson and coordinator Marlene Farrell, presented a check for $58,447.79 to CM, represented by Diane Blake, CEO, and Pat Songer, COO. CMF was also instrumental in earning a grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, which will cover up to $125,000 of the mobile clinic expenses.
From its earliest days parking has been a problem for the tiny Bavarian Village. It is rumored that Ted Price, one of the original visionaries for making the town a tourist destination, saw parking as a potential problem. Whether his concerns reflected the actual parking availability at the time,...
LEAVENWORTH – The Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Fish  & Wildlife Service today signed a joint record of decision selecting the preferred alternative proposed for the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery Surface Water Intake Fish Screens and Fish Passage Project to improve conditions for...

Petty Officer 2nd Class Vanessa (Saunders) Bong
SAN DIEGO - Petty Officer 2nd Class Vanessa (Saunders) Bong, a native of Leavenworth, Washington, is serving aboard one of the nation’s newest, most versatile warships, the future USS Miguel Keith (ESB-5). Petty Officer 2nd Class Vanessa (Saunders) Bong is a 1998 High School graduate. According to...

Steve Wright
Comment from Steve Wright   Every journey must come to an end.   After 8 years it’s time for me to move on and give someone else a chance to run this great utility. My contract with the PUD to serve as the General Manager runs through the end of this year. I have informed the Board that I...
MANSON – The Manson Community Council (MCC) met via Zoom Tuesday, April 20 and heard from invited guest and Manson resident Chelan County Commissioner Tiffany Gering.   Gering was peppered with questions related to a variety of topics, including the contentious Short Term Rental (STR) situation...
Living in the foothills of the Eastern Cascades we are all keenly aware of the danger and devastation of wildfire. Over the last month I have been inundated with press releases and information about wildfires and their effect on Washington state. The impacts go far beyond the costs of fighting the...
Chelan county District Court and District Court Probation are offering a limited time debt relief program. If you have account balances with Armada Corp from unpaid fines and fees ordered by Chelan County District Court, you may qualify to have your account balances significantly reduced....
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As thousands of Washingtonians experience increasing housing insecurity and communities around the state face affordable housing shortages and high levels of homelessness, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and U.S. Representative Suzan DelBene (D, WA-01) have introduced...

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