Government

Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about wastewater treatment improvements in the planning phase for the Upper Wenatchee Valley and the latest from Olympia – more money for county fire districts, supplemental budgets and how he feels about the proposed statewide carbon tax.

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Commissioner Franz Calls On Trump Administration To Withdraw Its Offshore Drilling Proposal

Washington Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz has joined other Pacific Northwest officials voicing concern about a Trump administration proposal to sell oil leases off the Washington coast. In a letter sent Thursday to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Acting Director Walter Cruickshank, Franz said offshore drilling in Washington could…

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Wenatchee Woman Killed In Skyline Drive Crash With Snow Plow

A 20-year-old Wenatchee woman died from injuries in a collision with a snow plow on Skyline Drive Saturday morning. She was a passenger in a Honda civic traveling east on Skyline, it lost control and crossed the centerline into the westbound lane. The snowplow was westbound and crossed into the eastbound lane to try to…

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2018 Session: Reps. Condotta, Steele Talk Revenue Forecast, Budgets, Housing

12th District Representatives Mike Steele and Cary Condotta join Dan Langager every Friday on the KOHO Morning Show during the 2018 legislative session in Olympia. Today they talk about latest revenue projections for this year and next, where that extra money should go – likely increasing teacher pay, the latest with the carbon tax and fuel…

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Wenatchee Chamber Of Commerce Sends Letter To Olympia Opposing Proposed Carbon Tax

Shiloh Schauer, Executive Director of the Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce, joined Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show today to talk about her recent trips to Olympia this legislative session. The Chamber’s Board of Directors sent a letter to lawmakers this week opposing Senate Bill 6203 – the Gov.’s proposed tax on carbon emissions,…

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NCW Voters Approve All Local School District Levies In Special Election

Several area school districts asked voters to approve levies on yesterday’s special election ballot. Levies need 51 percent approval to pass and all were given the thumbs up by voters. The Cashmere School District’s high school renovation bond received 70 percent approval.The Douglas and Grant County Hospital District levies passed as well. Marcus Bellissimo has…

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