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[6/16/21] Commissioner Arrested for DUI

Posted in Breaking News, Police Blotter

Douglas County Commissioner Kyle Steinburg was arrested on suspicion of DUI early Tuesday morning in the McDonald’s drive-thru in East Wenatchee. According to Chief Rick Johnson, police officers were called to the restaurant on Valley Mall Parkway shortly before 1:30 a.m. after a call about a driver who was possibly intoxicated. Steinburg, the driver, was […]

[5/26/21] Impasse On Manson Dog Park Property

Posted in Breaking News

Negotiations between the Manson Parks Department and the Buckingham family over the Manson Dog Park have apparently broken down, and it looks as though a sale of the disputed property is doubtful.  That’s the word from Chelan County Commissioner Tiffany Gering: Gering says the county has been able to get a permit for Manson Parks […]

[5/18/21] Fitness Center Owner, Accused of Child Molestation, Dead

Posted in Breaking News, Police Blotter

Tyler Clark McAllister of Manson, the co-owner of two True Fitness centers in the valley, has died.  According to a KOZI listener, divers pulled his body from a dock on West Terrace Avenue in the Lakeside area Saturday evening after a search of the water.  McAlister’s van had been abandoned in the area earlier last […]

[5/13/21] Short Term Rental Proposals Presented to County Commission

Posted in Breaking News, Business & Economy, Local Government & Meetings

Recommendations on short-term rental regulations have been presented to the Chelan County Commission, and they seem pleased. The task force to come up with regulations of short-term rentals in the county met over a three month period; their proposals were sent to the county’s community development department, who made the presentation to the commission Tuesday.  […]

[4/28/21] Chelan PUD GM Announces Plans to Leave

Posted in Breaking News, Business & Economy, Public Utility

Change is coming at the top of the Chelan County PUD. PUD General Manager Steve Wright will leave the PUD at the end of the year.  In an email late yesterday afternoon, Wright said his contract ends at the end of the year, and quoting, “I have informed the Board that I do not intend […]

[12/1/20] Chelan’s missing horse “Silver” is home!!

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The nine-day search is over for the missing horse “SILVER”. KOZI is happy to say Silver is home and recovering after weathering the elements for nine days and nights. Listen tomorrow as a caller calls in and tells us the story of how Silver made it safely home.

[10/25/18] Hwy 97A Motor Home Fire

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A motor home is burning on Highway 97A.

[10/4/18] BREAKING – Judge McSeveney Announces Resignation

Posted in Breaking News, Law Enforcement, Legal TenderTagged

Chelan County Superior Court Judge Robert McSeveney is resigning from the bench and no longer running to retain his seat.

[9/4/18] McNeil Canyon Update 9/04 11:30 a.m.

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McNeil Canyon Road is open to one-lane alternating traffic.