WENATCHEE, Washington – A bighorn sheep jumped from a hillside above U.S. Route 97-A in the Knapp's Tunnel area near Chelan . Washington State Patrol Trooper Brian Scott says the timing of that leap was not good. “At the same exact time, we had...
10/25/2017
Growing Produce Apple orchard as seen through the smoke of a wildfire on Aug. 4 near Chelan , WA . (Photo: Byron Phillips). High temperatures and drought made for a challenging growing season for tree fruit growers in Washington. Prolonged exposure to...
10/25/2017
Capital Press The farm labor association WAFLA plans to build farmworker housing in Cashmere while continuing projects in Okanogan and Chelan . Pear growers in the Wenatchee Valley, from Wenatchee through Cashmere to Leavenworth, increasingly struggle...
10/24/2017