• East Wenatchee Man Dies In Okanogan County Jail
    Posted: October 23, 2014   A man who died at the Okanogan County jail was alone in a holding cell, coming off drugs. The 22-year-old East Wenatchee man was jailed  on suspicion of delivery of heroin, and possession of methamphetamine, psilocybin mushrooms and oxycodone. Chief Corrections Deputy Noah Stewart tells The Wenatchee World the staff consulted a doctor overseeing his care early Tuesday and the man was found dead about two hours later.  
  • Congressional Candidates Pledge Money To Wildfire Relief Fun Live On KPQ
    Posted: October 23, 2014   The call to donate to the North Central Washington Wildfire Relief Fund drew the attention of two congressional candidates Wednesday.  4th Congressional District Candidate Dan Newhouse was the first to announce his contribution during yesterday's Cherry Creek Radio Cares radiothon. Newshouse's opponent, Clint Didier did exactly that by pledging 250-dollars and then challenged his fellow farmers to contribute to the cause. All of us at Cherry Creek Radio want to thank all of you for your generosity...
  • Okanogan County Residents Express Anger Over State's Handling Of Carlton Complex Fire
    Posted: October 23, 2014   Several residents voiced their anger over the State's handling of the Carlton Complex Fire at a public meeting in Okanogan last night...
  • Elderly Man Falls Asleep At Wheel; Rollover Crash Ensues
    Posted: October 23, 2014   An elderly couple was injured when their pickup truck rolled on I-90 near Kittitas Wednesday afternoon. State Troopers say 79-year Lawrence Gerard was at the wheel with 76-year old Neola Gerard riding passenger when the incident occurred.  A press release states that Gerard fell asleep, drifted off the roadway and rolled to the right. The vehicle's wheels came to rest on a fence. Both occupants were rushed to an Ellensburg hospital for treatment.  
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