Posts Tagged ‘Wenatchee’

Confluence Health Swapping Family Physician, Specialty Department Locations

Confluence Health is trading locations for two of its departments – Family Physicians currently located at Central Washington Hospital, and some of the Specialty departments currently located at the Wenatchee Valley Hospital & Clinics campus. The moving is being done to streamline efficiencies and to make it easier on patients. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Chelan PUD Launches Hydropower Research Institute

Optimizing hydropower through digital transformation is the goal of a new research institute in Wenatchee. Launched by the Chelan PUD, it has a primary goal – use data analytics to reduce operating costs, avoid outages and minimize maintenance time. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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UW’s Parent-Child Assistance Program Comes To Wenatchee

A program developed by the Univeristy of Washington is aimed at helping high-risk mothers and their children. It gives them a chance to live healthier, functional lives and it’s now in Wenatchee, as Marcus Bellissimo reports. Learn more at their website.   Photo: Pixabay

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Rocky Reach Fire Update – Sunday, July 15

Photo: View of Rocky Reach Fire taken from across the Columbia River at the old Badger Mountain Lookout site in Douglas County, 8 a.m. Sunday, July 15.   Credit: USFS – R. Allen   Fire crews are making progress on the 2,400-acre Rocky Reach Fire that started Friday night north of Wenatchee off Highway 97A. A…

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Chelan County (Finally) Goes To Bid For Waste Processing Facility

A project that’s been years in the making will replace an annual event – or in some cases, every other year – allowing Chelan County residents to safely dispose of chemicals, paints and other hazardous products. Marcus Bellissimo reports. You can learn more about the project at the facility bid website and at the Chelan…

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Gov. Inslee Tours Wenatchee, Quincy Talking Broadband Internet Access

Governor Jay Inslee toured Central Washington this week to talk about improving broadband technology in the state. He told KOHO he wants to promote the vision statement that the state needs to provide broadband access to all its citizens: On Wednesday, the Governor traveled to Pomeroy and Pullman. Thursday he was in Chewelah, Quincy and…

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