Posts Tagged ‘Chelan County’


Stemilt Basin Recreation Plan Meeting Tonight In Malaga

El Sendero Backcountry Ski & Snowshoe Club, along with other outdoor groups, has been working with the State Departments of Natural Resources and Fish & Wildlife to designate about 5.5 miles of motor-free terrain in the Stemilt Basin. A meeting tonight at the Malaga Fire Station will present options and locations for motorized and non-motorized…

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Outdoor Report –

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Andy Dappen of about moving into spring by enjoying both skiing and mountain biking, how the river rafting season is shaping up, a meeting tonight in Malaga on a county recreation plan for the Stemilt Basin, upcoming events and more.  

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Chelan County Update – Commissioner Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner swings by the KOHO studios to talk about his trip to Olympia – meeting with Senator Brad Hawkins about the apple maggot quarantine zone in the Upper Wenatchee Valley, as well as other county issues like landslides, a new judge and more.

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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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Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Marcus Bellissimo on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the process of updating the county’s Shoreline Master Program, easing restrictions on recreational campfires, improvements to the Applets Way bridge in Cashmere, the county’s annual hazardous household waste collection event and the Poison Canyon restoration project.

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