Local Government & Meetings

[3/26/20] Chelan mayor and city administrator report on first virtual city council meeting

Posted in Health, Local Government & Meetings

Listen to City of Chelan mayor Bob Goedde tell KOZI about the importance of the new state guidelines, as well as discuss changes in city services and challenges of enforcing social distancing when it comes to vacation rentals.

[3/17/20] Mayor declares state of emergency after first diagnosed case of COVID-19 in Chelan

Posted in Health, Local Government & Meetings

Mayor Bob Goedde (pictured left) tells KOZI why he’s declaring a state of emergency for the City of Chelan. Listen tomorrow to hear city administrator Wade Farris explain what that means for residents.

[2/12/20] Most school districts in north central Washington pass their levies

Posted in Education, Local Government & Meetings

Chelan Schools Superintendent tells KOZI about the results of the district’s tWo levies, and Omak waits to hear updates after the initial vote results in a one-vote loss.

[2/12/20] Hospital board to discuss option of delaying new building construction at next meeting

Posted in Health, Local Government & Meetings

Click to listen to Lake Chelan Community Hospital & Clinics’ Board chair Phyllis Gleasman tells KOZI the commissioners will add a discussion about the possibility of  postponing construction of the new voter-approved hospital until the organization’s financial position improves to their February meeting agenda.

[2/4/20] Chelan hospital’s new CEO hits stride as he tackles tough challenges

Posted in Business & Economy, Health, Local Government & Meetings

(Listen for full story, including audio by CEO George Rohrich) New CEO George Rohrich has been at the helm of Lake Chelan Community Hospital & Clinics for almost two months. While he started the position at the end of a calendar year that saw a loss of doctors, revenue and patient volume for the organization, […]

[1/13/20] LINK to send out surveys to help develop local programs

Posted in Business & Economy, Local Government & Meetings, Transportation

Listen to LINK communication coordinator Eric West tells KOZI what residents can expect to find in their mailboxes later this month. 

[1/13/20] New interim city administrator starts at city hall this week

Posted in Local Government & Meetings

In a special session last week, Chelan City Council members and Mayor Bob Goedde conducted a brief in-person interview with Wallace Wade Farris and ultimately passed a motion to contract with Prothman Executive Recruitment to employ Farris as an interim city administrator. This followed the city contracting with the recruitment firm at the end of […]

[1/10/20] Senator Brad Hawkins’ Community Connection

Posted in Local Government & Meetings

KOZI kicked off the legislative session with a Community Connections interview with Senator Brad Hawkins. Listen to his  conversation with KOZI’s Jeff Conwell here.

[10/21/19] Ballots have been Mailed

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Late last week, Chelan County Auditor, Skip Moore announced that ballots for the November 5th General Election have been mailed.  Ballots must be postmarked or deposited into an official ballot drop box by November 5th at 8pm.  For more information visit the website elections.chelancountywa.gov If you have not received your ballot,  you’re asked to contact […]