Posts Tagged ‘Eightmile Dam’

Goehner Running For State Rep. Seat, County Monitoring Eightmile Dam

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about his candidacy for the 12th District’s State Representative seat, being vacated by Cary Condotta. Goehner talks about issues with Eightmile Lake Dam and the role of the county’s Emergency Management division, county code on zoning of cryptocurrency miners and…

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Eightmile Lake Dam Facing Potential Failure, County Holding Meeting Tonight

The 100-year-old Eightmile Lake Dam in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness is deteriorating. There were already plans to rehab the rock and earthen dam, but issues have been exacerbated by the Jack Creek Fire, which significantly burned forest land above the lake in August 2017. Chelan County Emergency Management has notified about 30 homeowners along Icicle…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the latest with water projects across the county – from Eighmile Dam, to Mission Creek, to Lake Wenatchee, a new drug court program and a new Facilities Director and interim Community Development Director.  

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Icicle Irrigation District Declares Emergency For Eightmile Dam

Aging pipes, crumbling supports, fresh burn scars – all concerns for Eightmile Dam located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, federal forest land in Chelan County. The Icicle-Peshastin Irrigation District issued an emergency declaration March 13 due spring snow-melt possibly over-topping the dam, caused by burn scars from last summer’s Jack Creek Fire. Dan Langager has…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about his recent trip to the other Washington to meet with federal officials about forest health and water issues in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, as well as the National Association of Counties Conference. Goehner also talks about flooding issues in…

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