Posts Tagged ‘Chelan County’

Closing Million-Dollar Gap, Chelan County Commissioners Approve 2018 Budget

Chelan County’s 2018 budget is about one million dollars more than 2017’s, only for contractual pay increases for county employees. That’s all they could add, said Commissioner Doug England, because revenue was down over a million dollars. Two major sources of sales and property taxes are now off the books – Olds Station was annexed…

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Traffic Now Moving Through SR 150 No See Um Rd. Roundabout

Roundabouts have been popping up across North Central Washington over the last few years – Cashmere’s Cottage Ave., East Wenatchee’s 5th St., Highway 97’s Enterprise Drive. Drivers are adapting to the new roundabout on State Route 150 No See Um Road. KOHO’s Chelan Correspondent Jay Witherbee has an update.

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Chelan County Outdoor Burn Ban Lifted As Fire Season Winds Down

The summer-time outdoor burn ban for Chelan County has been lifted. You can now burn yard waste in the county, except in city limits. A county-wide outdoor burn ban is in effect every year from June 1 to October 1. Fire District #3 Chief Kelly O’Brien told KOHO’s Dan Langager residents of the Upper Wenatchee…

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Chelan County Hazardous Waste Collection Event

We all have old cans of paint in our garages of storage sheds. or perhaps old solvents, drain cleaners or pesticides? Coming up at the end of the month, if you’re a Chelan County resident, you can get rid of all those old hazardous materials. KOHO’s Marcus Bellissimo reports.  

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