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[9/16/19] South Lakeshore Road Work Continues

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Work continues on South Lakeshore Road where crews began removing debris from the catch basin and channels at Slide Ridge. Contractor Batchelor Excavating of Manson was awarded a contract on Aug. 27 by Chelan County commissioners. The $130,054 contract was in response to a July 2 landslide at Slide Ridge, which is at milepost 3, […]

[7/3/19] Flash Floods, Mud Slides and Closed Roads

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Heavy rains caused mudslides over local roadways yesterday. A portion of Highway 97A is closed from milepost 218 at Earthquake Point, just north of Entiat, to milepost 223 at SR 971 Navarre Coulee Road, nine miles south of Chelan. Mud several feet deep covered the roadway for a 30-40 yard stretch. Both a dump truck […]