[7/23/21] Lavender and Art Festival This Weekend

Posted in Education, Recreation

The Lake Chelan Lavender and Art Festival runs through Sunday.  It’s at Siren Song Farms, just before you get to the Knapps Hill Tunnel on 97A.  Produced by the Lake Chelan Lavender and Art Festival Foundation and the Lake Chelan Arts Council, whose president, Dan Crandall, explains some of what will be there: And Crandall […]

[7/21/21] Mask Talk At Monday Health Meeting

Posted in Education, Health

About 130 people concerned about current masking guidelines for students joined this month’s online Chelan-Douglas board of health meeting.  Many at the Monday meeting criticized the state’s guidelines requiring that students wear masks, arguing it is unnecessary and even harmful. Some said they were frustrated from never getting straight answers about masking from the state […]

[8/17/20] Lake Chelan School Board hears plan for reopening with remote learning

Posted in Education, Health

Lake Chelan Schools superintendent Barry DePaoli tells KOZI about the district’s plans to begin remotely due to COVID-19.

[8/14/20] Manson Athletics Fall Preview

Posted in Education, Health, Sports

Listen to athletic director Eric Sivertson tell KOZI what fall will like for students athletes this year.

[7/30/20] Chelan school superintendent talks to KOZI about reopening

Posted in Education, Health

Kids would usually be planning for the first day of school, bu this year, those plans are still in limbo.  Listen to superintendent Barry DePaoli tell KOZI what needs to happen for schools to open. AUDIO 1:39

[7/7/20] Chelan’s school district prepping for unconventional start to school

Posted in Education, Health

Listen to Lake Chelan Schools Superintendent Barry DePaoli tell KOZI about challenges associated with starting the school year during a pandemic. AUDIO 1:58

[7/3/20] Thrive Chelan Valley gets financial boost

Posted in Education

  Listen to Thrive Chelan Valley executive director Kayla Helleson tell KOZI how a generous grant will help area youth.

[6/19/20] New reports of vandalism near educational center near Entiat

Posted in Education, Environment, Law Enforcement

Vandals are wreaking havoc on a popular educational site that’s run by volunteers. Listen to the Columbia Breaks Fire Interpretive Center board president Dave Spies tell KOZI about the damage near Entiat, as well as give history about the center.

[6/5/20] Manson schools requesting volunteers to help plan for 2020-21 school year

Posted in Education, Health

Listen to Manson Schools Superintendent Matt Charlton tell KOZI about the new committee the district is forming to help plan for what school will look like in the fall. AUDIO: 1:29

[4/23/20] Local teacher makes big-picture science accessible for students

Posted in Education

Listen to Chelan HS teacher Seth Manthey tell KOZI how his experience as a Science Ambassador for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention helps local students understand the mysteries behind science and medicine. AUDIO: 1:25