Outdoors / Recreation

Law Enforcement Volunteer Deputies Begin Reserve Academy

Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about the start of this year’s reserve deputy academy, where local volunteers learn the ins and outs of law enforcement and volunteer their time to area law enforcement agencies. Burnett also addresses KOHO’s reporting yesterday on the influx of campers and…

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Outdoor Report – Heart Breaker 5K

February is Heart Health Month and RunWenatchee along with Confluence Health and Wenatchee Valley Medical Group are putting on the Heart Breaker 5K fun run this Saturday at Pybus Market. Confluence Health Spokesman Clint Strand joins Dan Langager in the KOHO Outdoor Report to talk about the run and raising awareness about heart disease and…

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Outdoor Report – WVC’s Outdoor Recreation Management

Ariahna Jones, Wenatchee Valley College physical education and outdoor recreation instructor, joins Dan Langager in this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report to talk about WVC’s Outdoor Recreation Management Program. The program started three years ago and continues to grow. Jones said outdoor recreation is an ever-expanding field of employment and an important part of the region’s economy.…

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Skier From Kirkland Dies At Mission Ridge After Striking Tree

*9 a.m. Update: Sheriff Brian Burnett reports the victim from yesterday’s ski accident at Mission has been identified as 25-year-old Brian A. Scott of Kirkland, Wash. A Kirkland man was fatally injured in a skiing accident at Mission Ridge Ski Resort yesterday afternoon. Chelan County Sheriffs Deputy Rich Magnussen said a little after noon the man…

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Outdoor Report – WenatcheeOutdoors.org

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Sarah Shaffer, Executive Director of WenatcheeOutdoors.org, about this unseasonably warm February we’re having and how it’s impacting what we do in the outdoors. There’s still plenty of great snow for skiing, but dry conditions on the Valley floor mean hiking, biking and climbing.

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Outdoor Report – Leavenworth Winter Sports Club

Alex Brieger, Marketing and Administrative Director at the Leavenworth Winter Sports Club, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO Outdoor Report to talk about current snow conditions at Ski Hill, Icicle River and the Golf Course, their Nordic and Alpine Teams, improvements and additions at Ski Hill and the Lodge and their fat biking event this Sunday.

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