Posts Tagged ‘fireworks’

City of Wenatchee Update – Police Cpt. Edgar Reinfeld

Wenatchee Police Captain Edgar Reinfeld joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about fireworks bans in the city and county, the professional fireworks show at Walla Walla Point Park July 4th and water safety during this popular recreation weekend.

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KOHO Listeners Comment on Chelan-Douglas Fireworks Ban

Fireworks are banned on all state, federal and now county lands. We’ve been talking a lot over the last week here on KOHO about fireworks and where they’re prohibited. And it’s certainly a hot-button issue. We’ve received a lot of comments on the KOHO Facebook page and Dan Langager shares some on the KOHO Morning…

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Despite County-Wide Bans, Fireworks Sales Begin Today

Consumer firework sales across the state begin at noon today.  This year 867 retail fireworks stand licenses were issued, but all fireworks are banned in Chelan and Douglas Counties. Hayli Libby-Thompson reports on where personal fireworks are prohibited and where you can enjoy professional shows this year.

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Ahead of Independence Day, Forest Service Reminds Fireworks Prohibited

Robin DeMario, Spokesperson for the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk fireworks. All fireworks are illegal on all National Forest lands, as they are on BLM, Washington State DNR, Fish & Wildlife and Chelan-Douglas Counties. DeMario said campfires are allowed – for now – in designated campground fire…

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City of Wenatchee Update – Executive Services Director Allison Williams

Executive Services Director Allison Williams of the City of Wenatchee joins Chris Hansen in the KOHO studio to talk about several upcoming projects in the city, like a new luxury hotel soon to get under construction on Worthen St. next to the Pybus Public Market and expanding sewer west and north of the city to entice housing…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Chris Hansen to talk about an upcoming public hearing on new recreational marijuana regulations, fireworks restrictions in the county and its cities as 4th of July approaches, farm workers camps now full for cherry harvest and their need for growth, concerns about apple maggots at the Dryden Transfer Station,…

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Fire Season is Here – Tips From Sheriff Burnett as Summer Approaches

We’ve been covering several brush fires just this week in Chelan and Douglas Counties. One closed Highway 28 west of Rock Island Tuesday evening due to heavy smoke over the road. Two small fires started along the Malaga-Alcoa Highway – one Tuesday, one yesterday – which were tamped out quickly by firefighters. Monday night a…

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