E-DUI: Tougher Distracted Driving Law Takes Effect Sunday

Washington drivers will have to put down their phones or else face tougher penalties under a new distracted driving law that takes effect this weekend. Texting or holding a phone to your ear is already against the law, but the new law that takes effect Sunday prohibits anything else that requires drivers to hold their electronic devices —…

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Legislature Ends 2017 Session Without Capital Budget, Water Rights Bill

The House and Senate officially adjourned their third special session, but lawmakers left on a sour note after a dispute over a water rights bill prevented a vote on a two-year capital budget. Legislative leaders had previously said they were likely to adjourn earlier in the day after negotiations broke down Wednesday on a water…

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City of Wenatchee Celebrates 125th Birthday, Hosting National Night Out

Official at the City of Wenatchee join us on the KOHO Morning Show every Friday. Public Information Officer Anna Alvarez and Police Corporal Erik Vasquez join Dan Langager to talk about National Night Out Tuesday, Aug. 1 at Centennial Park, celebrating the city’s 125th birthday and the upcoming Citizens Academy.

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Downtown Wenatchee Summer Concerts: Week 3

Sascha Smith, Recreation Coordinator at Wenatchee Parks & Rec, swings by the KOHO studio to talk about the Downtown Wenatchee Summer Concert Series. Every Friday night throughout the summer months free live music comes to Centennial Park. Concessions and free kids’ activities are available each week. Contact Wenatchee Parks & Recreation at 888-3284 or check them…

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Campfire Restrictions Take Effect On National Forest Lands

It’s that time of year when people want to head to the hills for recreation and camping. This also happens to be the height of the fire season. Unfortunately the two often go hand-in-hand. Robin DeMario with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest addresses some of the precautions that should be taken into account before heading out…

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