Posts Tagged ‘Upper Wenatchee Valley’

New Transfer Station, Park-N-Ride Coming To Leavenworth July 1

Whether you’re commuting from or headed to an event in Leavenworth, navigating traffic in the Bavarian Village isn’t always easy. But it’s about to get a little easier. Link Transit’s new park and ride in Leavenworth will open behind Safeway soon. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Leavenworth Planned Burn Today, Pine St. Rebuild Goes To Bid

The City of Leavenworth will conduct a controlled burn today on city-owned land adjacent to Mountain View Cemetery. The material for burning is green waste collected by the city as required by the Dept. of Agriculture because of Apple Maggot Quarantine restrictions in western Chelan County. The burn is permitted under the Dept. of Ecology…

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Cascade Medical Adds 3D Mammography, Exceeding New Federal Rules

Mammography exams at Cascade Medical Center in Leavenworth have gone high-tech. In late March, the facility brought online a new three-dimensional mammography scanner. Radiology Director Scott Mitchell said the new technology is designed to provide a clearer image of the breast, which allows radiologists to diagnose cancer at its earliest stages. The mammogram is produced…

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Local High School Graduation Rates Above State Average – Part 2

High School graduation rates are a key indicator in determining the ability and strength of a school to prepare its students for life after high school. In part one of our series, we looked at schools in the Lower Wenatchee Valley. Today, Marcus Bellissimo reports on graduation rates in the Upper Wenatchee Valley.

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