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Avalanche warning for Western Chelan County

This just in from Chelan County Sheriff via AlertSense…………..

High avalanche danger in the west Chelan County area, one slide has damaged a residence (no injuries), be vigilant in the Plain and Lk Wen areas if you are near slopes…

Cascade Medical Covid-19 Video April 1

Here is the latest Cascade Medical video on Covid-19 …

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A fire believed ignited by lighting on Monday afternoon came alive yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon several miles  SW of the rest area on US2. The fire grew rapidly and is considered a major fire. In anticipation of high temperatures and high …

Chiwaukum Creek Fire; Highway 2 is now closed

coles cornerUS 2 is closed EASTBOUND from Stevens Pass summit. Westbound to Seattle is still open from Coles Corner.

The fire has jumped the highway.

Chumstick is closed to non residents due to extensive evacuations in the Plain area and …

Dogs looking for owner……….

Loose dogs 1-26-14Noon Update:  Thank you for posting. Pups are safe at home

These dogs were running loose on the Lake Wenatchee Highway this morning, Sunday Jan 26th. They have no tags, were  stopping traffic, not moving off the road and chasing …

Failed Lake Wenatchee fish pens



http://www.wenatcheeworld.com/news/2013/jul/2=
2/chelan-pud-to-quelch-failed-sockeye-program/

Fire Commissioners meeting Sept 11th

fdThe September  meeting of the Commissioners of Fire District 9 at Lake Wenatchee has been changed to 10AM on Thursday Sept 11th at the CCFD9 headquarters on Lake Wenatchee Highway.…

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Fire Reported 3 Miles from Coles Corner

The Wenatchee World is reporting a fire in the Chiwaukum Creek Drainage, 3 miles  south of Coles Corner*.  Link to Wenatchee World Story:  link

The Weather forecast is calling for 90s on Wed, 80s on Thur. and finally easing over …

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Found Dog at Lake Wenatchee

lakewendog(OWNER FOUND) Friendly cinnamon colored pit bull been hanging around our place a few days. No collar, no tag. Very nice and well mannered but we can’t keep him. Contact Craig Johnson at 763-1049 or mr_craigj@comcast.…

Glacier View Campground

Glacier View Campground is on the southwest shore of Lake Wenatchee with a beautiful view north to Glacier Peak. Directions: From the intersection of Highway 2 and Rt 207 drive north on 207 to Cedar Brae Road (Country road 413), …

Help Needed to clean up the State Park

photo (7)By: Bill Miller
Because of the ice storm the State Park is a mess you can\’t there from here because of the debris and fallen trees. The crew (Rick & Bruce) have been working to remove the dangerous trees and …

Help Wanted at Thousand Trails

CaptureGreat opportunity for a year round full time position in Leavenworth, near Lake Wenatchee.

40 hours per week starting at $10.50 per hour. Mostly morning shifts, five (5) day work week, off Tuesday & Wednesday. We are open year round. …

Lake Wenatchee Highway temporarily closed ……….

Chelan County Public Works advised at noon today, Wednesday May 20th,  that a downed tree and downed powerlines have closed Lake Wenatchee Highway about a half mile West of  Brown Road. The road closure is expected to last for most …

Lake Wenatchee Water District – Meeting Schedule

The Lake Wenatchee Water District Commissioners hold regular meetings at 10:00am, on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays, at the Lake Wenatchee Station 9 Firehouse. The public is welcome. Questions? Call  679-1353…

Lost part of your Dock?

Updated 3-30 Still need to find owner of this dock.
loose dock 17Mar2013
On March 17th the dock pictured was reported adrift on the North Shore of the lake. It could have been pulled away from it\’s moorings by the ice leaving the …

Lost Rack w/Camping and Clamming Gear

LOST: Friday, March 28th at approximately 8:15 AM somewhere on North Shore Drive/ Hwy. 207 out to Coles Corner or Coles Corner up Hwy. 2, we lost our motor home storage rack from the back of the motor home. It …

Mill Canyon Creek Fire Update

flameHere is the Mill Creek Update 7-16 am

Oppose Senate Bill 5153, Raid of dedicated Snow Park Funding

Senate Bill 5153 Proposes to raid the snowmobile account to the tune of $2,000,000.  This could effect non-motorized Snowparks as well.
There is a Senate Ways and Means hearing on the bill Monday Apr 1st afternoon at 3:30 P.M.
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Picture of the Day

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Lake Wen Cam | Lake Wen Cam 2 | Fish Lake Cam | Trinity Cam | Weather | Pic o Day

Fault Line, By Dwayne Deiner, 2009

Please Help Us Find One More Petition Signer

Good news: we are just shy of 700 signers.

Bad news: WeyCo has started building access roads.

Progress: Meetings are getting scheduled with WeyCo to discuss, more signers give us more weight in these meeting

Call to action, Find one …

PUD meeting at Rec Club cancelled

chelan pud logoThe PUD strategic planning community meeting scheduled for the Rec Club at the airstrip for Thursday, July 17th, has been cancelled due to Forest Service need of the building as the command post for the Chiwaukum fire that began Tuesday. …

Report: Fire information community meeting in Plain

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The community fire information meeting held Wednesday evening in Plain was attended by a crowd that filled the sanctuary and overflowed into the parking lot and basement. Participating in the program were U.S. Forest Service fire personnel, Sheriff Brian Burnett …

RIVER ROAD AND PONDEROSA JUST RAISED TO EVACUATION LEVEL 3

fdRIVER ROAD AND PONDEROSA JUST RAISED TO EVACUATION LEVEL 3.

Level 3 means danger is currently affecting your area or is imminent, and you should leave immediately.

Chelan County Guide to Evacuation Levels

Significant Storm Expected

Plan travel accordingly the next 36 hours will see significant snow fall, potential icing, sleet and rain.  Current forecast can be found at:  Lake Weantchee Forecast

Site Log In Problems

Ignore any registration emails you recently received from Lake Wenatchee Info.  We are working thru a user Registration and Login issue.…

Sky Watching

International Space Station in OrbitIf your are at the lake tonight there is a good chance to watch the International Space Station fly over the clear Lake Wenatchee Sky. Maybe not quite as exciting as a big shooting star, but the space station is …

Strong Sockeye Opening 2013

opening2013Roughly 75 boats ventured out this morning for the sockeye opening on Lake Wenatchee. The bite was on around sunrise. Thankfully last nights wind died out and the lake was flat this morning. Nets were out and many boats were …

TUMWATER CANYON CLOSING WED. 6PM

US 2 Both DirectionsAdvance Notice: US 2 through Tumwater Canyon will be closing  in both directions at 6PM Wednesday, Feb 8th, at 8PM from milepost 85 at Coles Corner to milepost 99 at the west end of …

U.S. 2 closed

UPDATE: 5:25 PM Friends sitting on US 2 Eastbound at Index have just started moving- downed trees have been cleared from the road. Another neighbor Westbound says the Pass is open but several inches of snow accumulated.

5:00pm The DOT …

Update:FOUND ! Lost Cell Phone at Lake Wenatchee Airstrip.

CaptureLast Saturday 2/20 I  lost my phone at the Lake Wenatchee Airstrip. My gps was later able to track it to Chiwawa River pines (as though somebody found it and took it home, hopefully to find the rightful owner) where …

Water Level Heading UP

River LevelGiven the warm weather and all the late snow at higher elevations it should not be a surprise that the lake level is headed up.  To keep track of the predicted high the River Level link on the left side …

Wenatchee Valley College HepCats

CaptureThe Wenatchee Valley College HepCats strive to share a love of swing dance and big band music by providing a friendly, wholesome atmosphere in which people of all ages can convene for a swingin\’ good time. Any and all are …

If you have ever wondered how to identify trees and shrubs during the winter, join Wenatchee River Institute and local botanist Jennifer Hadersberger on Monday, March 20 9am to 11am to explore Barn Beach Reserve and Blackbird Island learning about …

Yes… we were hacked…

Bringing the site back up one piece at a time. Thanks for your patience and understanding. The site will be slower while we work this out. We know the webcams are offline.

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