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Passing the Gavel in Chelan County Superior Court

Retiring Chelan County Superior Court judge Lesley Allan is joined by her incoming successor, Robert Jourdan for a conversation with KOHO Morning Show host Chris Hansen about the dynamics of passing the gavel after more than 23 years.…

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Judge Robert McSeveney Announces Resignation From Chelan County Superior Court

Chelan County Superior Court Judge Robert McSeveney announced his resignation from the superior court bench effective October 24. The U.S. Department of Justice hired Judge McSeveney to serve as a federal immigration judge at the U.S. Immigration Court in Seattle. The position is a direct appointment by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.…

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Chelan County Cannabis Farmers File Lawsuit Against County Zoning Rules

Chelan County commissioners unanimously voted last week to place tight new zoning and enforcement rules on growers of legal cannabis. The board finalized a set of rules that’s been under discussion since 2015, when they placed a moratorium on permitting any new marijuana farms in the county. The 2015 moratorium came about due to complaints from neighbors of excessive odor, noise, nighttime lighting and other disturbances.…

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