What started as a quaint, once-a-season, ceremonial holiday event, has grown into a full-blown, three-weekend event. We’re talking about Leavenworth’s Christmas Lighting Festival. Marcus Bellissimo reports on plans to mitigate the massive crowds arriving in the Upper Wenatchee Valley this month. …Read More
Traffic woes in the Leavenworth area have grown steadily over the past 20 or so years. A new survey hopes to gather information on how to alleviate or at least deal with the growing problem, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about new HAWK crosswalks coming to Highway 2 this summer, the city council’s support for the Icicle Work Group, meeting with Chelan County Commissioners on the issue of overnight rentals and more.…Read More
Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about all the snow in the Bavarian Village over the last week and work by city crews to plow roads.
Last night the Leavenworth city council approved a bid to resurface the city pool this spring and upgrade the water heater.…Read More
Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett joins Dan Langager to talk about his trip to Olympia this week for Law & Justice Day and some bills affecting law enforcement floating around the Capitol right now.
Burnett also talks about a collision on Highway 2 over the weekend. According to a Washington State Patrol report, a Chelan County Sheriff’s deputy caused a two vehicle accident Saturday afternoon while attempting a u-turn on Highway 2 near the Big Y Cafe.…Read More
Parking issues in city of Leavenworth and timing impacts to Link Transit’s Leavenworth-Wenatchee connection due to congestion are some of the main reasons that both the city and Link were looking for a solution. And they’ve found one; it just needs to be built. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the annexation of property along Pine Street and under Highway 2 near Safeway, a likely utility rate increase for city residents, designing a new shelter/pavilion at Lions Club Park and more.…Read More
Level 2 evacuation notices are being issued to homes on Badger Mountain Road, from Estes Fruit Stand to Ski Hill Road on the top of Badger Mountain, and north of Badger Mountain Road from Road 3 SW.
Orondo Fire and crews from Chelan Fire & Rescue are responding to a fast moving brush fire near Estes Fruit two miles south of Orondo in Douglas County.…Read More
The historic US 2 connects Everett in the west and Spokane in the east with 326 miles of highway – and it is now fully electrified for all-electric vehicles. The charging station network was largely installed by the non-profit Plug-In NCW. By joining the Cascade Scenic Loop and the Stevens Pass Greenway, electric vehicles can now drive from one end of Washington to the other.…Read More
Washington State Patrol Trooper Brian Moore joins Chris Hansen for an update on road conditions this morning, traffic delays due to accidents, mountain pass closures and more.…Read More
Local Washington State Transportation Department spokesman Jeff Adamson provides the latest details on the closure for rock blasting on Pine Canyon Highway 2 and on the beginning of mountain pass reports today.…Read More