Recreation

[2/20/20] Hopes for a Chelan community center and more affordable housing got a boost this week

Posted in Feature, Health, Recreation

Three local groups recently coordinated their efforts and came up with a creative twist that may help bring two major projects to fruition. Ben Williams tells KOZI exciting news about the both a community center and affordable housing in Chelan. Residents interested in learning more about the community center effort can visit sevenacresfoundation.org or ccatlakechelan.org.

[1/31/20] City approves new Chelan River Trail

Posted in Recreation

Guy Evans from the Lake Chelan Trails Alliance tells KOZI about a new walking/hiking/biking trail that will be built this spring, just minutes from downtown Chelan. 

[1/28/20] Your pet may be a star! Here’s how to nominate it for a Pawscars Award.

Posted in Feature, Recreation

The Wenatchee Valley Humane Society’s annual gala is replacing the live auction with a red carpet, and your pet may be the next star. Listen to Dawn Davies tell KOZI how to nominate your animal for one of the coveted prizes.

[1/21/20] What do you get when you combine snowshoes and yoga? SNOWGA!

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It’s a different type of Winterfest activity. Listen to the sounds of winter as Celeste Hankins takes you snowga’ing at Echo Ridge with Chelan yoga teacher Lynda Kennedy.

[1/21/20] Boat sinks to the bottom of Lake Chelan

Posted in Environment, Fire and EMS, Recreation, Weather

A boat owner who has his vessel docked on Lake Chelan at Harris Marina had an unhappy surprise Sunday, when his craft sunk to the bottom of the lake. Mark Evans and Reed Courtney tell KOZI about what happened and the effort it took to retrieve it.

[1/20/20] Free community dinner in Manson, with free basketball admission for seniors

Posted in Education, Recreation, Sports

Manson School District superintendent Matt Charlton tells KOZI about the annual community dinner and invites seniors to come enjoy a free game of basketball.

[1/17/20] Plunge into the weekend with Conconully’s outhouse race

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  You’ll be privy to all you need to know about this funky winter event after listening to Janet Warner from the Conconully Chamber tell KOZI what inspired the town’s annual outhouse race, almost four decades ago.

[1/17/20] Chelan’s Winterfest has activities for all ages

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Winterfest kicks off this weekend with a full schedule of events in Chelan, from horse-drawn carriage rides to live musics and fireworks. Listen to Morgan from the Lake Chelan Chamber tell KOZI what to expect.

[1/16/20] Snow for Winterfest! How are the driving conditions?

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Most of north central Washington experienced three or more inches of snow overnight. Kermit McClellan tells KOZI what you can expect on the roads in the Lake Chelan valley.

[1/15/20] Winter in Lake Chelan art show opening Friday

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KOZI talks to Maggie Jarr, Lake Chelan Arts Council secretary, about “Lake Chelan in Winter,” an art show that opens at Radiance Winery in Manson this Friday. Image: Snow Bird” by artist/photographer Lance Stark