• Hikers Rescued After Chilly Night in The Enchantments
    The enchantmentsFour hikers were rescued from The Enchantments area of Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Friday morning.  The group got lost in the snow at a high elevation Thursday evening before calling first responders for help...
  • Wenatchee Puts Moratorium on Medical Pot Cooperatives
    Medical marijuanaThe City of Wenatchee has put a hold on medical marijuana cooperatives with a six month moratorium. The action was taken by the City Council last night in advance of changes to the State law that allows up to four growers to cultivate up to 60 plants. The City’s Planning...The post Wenatchee Puts Moratorium on Medical Pot Cooperatives appeared first on KPQ.
  • Douglas County Bans Fireworks
    fireworks bustersDouglas County is banning fireworks.  County Commissioners took the step after hearing from several fire districts in a public hearing. The ban covers every day, expect New Year’s Eve, and doesn’t go into effect until next year.  It follows similar moves by the Colville Tribal Council and the City of...The post Douglas County Bans Fireworks appeared first on KPQ.
  • State Agency Dismisses Republican Replacement for Obamacare
    ObamacareWashington’s 4th District Congressman Dan Newhouse is a strong proponent of his party’s recently announced health care plan to replace Obamacare...
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