Health

Inslee, Kreidler Speak Out Against GOP Health Care Plan

The Republican health care plan released last week means less money for states and gives them a tough choice. They can either find cash to make up the difference or let coverage lapse for millions of lower-income Americans. Washington is one of the few states to produce some firm numbers on the plan proposed by…

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KOHO 101 Welcomes Back Garden Guru Scott Parsons for 2017

Spring is right around the corner and KOHO 101 is excited to announce Scott Parsons, the Garden Guru, is back for the 2017 growing season. In this first episode, Parsons joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about what he was able to keep alive during the cold winter and work you can…

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Source Tells KOHO Clinic Will Move Into Former Hastings Building

It appears that the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center will be taking over the location of the former Hastings store at 315 9th Street in Wenatchee. KOHO 101 News has received information from a source very close to the parties involved who unofficially confirmed that the healthcare giant, which already has a dozen locations in the…

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As Mumps Cases Rise Statewide, Chelan-Douglas Area Reports Zero

Christal Eshelman, Communications Director at the Chelan-Douglas Health District, joins KOHO’s Chris Hansen to talk about the recent mumps cases in Washington state, although the number of cases locally remains at zero. State Health Officials say the number of mumps cases statewide is now about 350. Officials say 113 of the cases involve children age 17…

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Latest Round of Healthcare Enrollment Sees Record Sign Ups

The latest enrollment period for health and dental insurance through Washington’s state-run exchange wrapped at the end of January. Numbers are now out at the local and statewide level and show record signups, especially in the last couple weeks of enrollment. Dan Langager has the details.

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