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Local trooper gets big response to his "legal or not' question

“Legal or not legal? Let’s have some fun, go!”. That’s was the message posted on Twitter Tuesday morning by Washington State Patrol Trooper Jeremy Weber. Those words were accompanied by a picture of a truck pulling a fifth-wheeler with a trailer behind that. Weber is public information officer...
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Man who drowned in the Wenatchee River was swimming, not kayaking

The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office said today the 25-year-old Redmond man who drowned in the Wenatchee River on Sunday was swimming in the river, not kayaking, as previously reported. Tristen Manalo was swimming near the KOA Campground near Leavenworth just before 4 p.m. when he got caught in some...
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Kayaker from Redmond drowns in the Wenatchee River

LEAVENWORTH — A 25-year-old man from Redmond drowned on Sunday in the Wenatchee River, downstream from Leavenworth near the KOA Campground. Chelan County Coroner Wayne Harris identified the victim on Tuesday as Tristen Manalo, who was kayaking the river Sunday afternoon when he became separated from his craft. Sheriff’s deputies said Manalo was not wearing a life jacket.
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Behavioral Health Unit to join Chelan County Sheriff's Office

WENATCHEE — After months of cooperating with police agencies as a separate entity, Chelan County’s Behavioral Health Unit will move under the umbrella of the Chelan County Sheriff's Office, possibly by year's end. Chelan County commissioners voted 2-1 Monday to fold the BHU into the sheriff's office as...
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Fatal crash caused by motorcyclist swerving to avoid cougar

CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. — A pair of motorcycle riders have died after they swerved to avoid a cougar in Chelan County. The crash happened Saturday evening, Aug. 6. According to Washington State Patrol, the driver and passenger of the motorcycle were heading south on SR 971 when they swerved to avoid the animal and lost control, leaving the roadway. The motorcycle struck a guardrail.
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Chelan PUD To Survey Customers On Broadband

Chelan County PUD will be sending out emails in the next several weeks asking customers about their internet usage. The PUD provides the wholesale fiber connection which is used by internet service providers to offer broadband on the retail level. Chelan PUD spokesperson Rachel Hansen says they're interested in what...
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Redmond man drowns in Wenatchee River

WENATCHEE, Wash. - A 25-year-old Redmond man drowned in the Wenatchee River on Sunday, according to the Chelan County Sheriff's Office. Deputies say the ma was kayaking near the Leavenworth KOA and was not wearing a life jacket. Witnesses saw the man go underwater, but he did not surface. Several...
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Chelan County Records Fifth Drowning Of Summer

Chelan County has recorded its fifth drowning death this summer. On Sunday, 25-year-old Tristen Manalo of Redmond was killed while kayaking on the Wenatchee River near Leavenworth. The Chelan County Sheriff's Office reports Manalo was witnessed going under the water without surfacing near the KOA campground. Several bystanders swam to...
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Man drowns while kayaking on Wenatchee River near Leavenworth

LEAVENWORTH — A 25-year-old man drowned on Sunday in the Wenatchee River while kayaking near Leavenworth. The Redmond, Wash. resident was kayaking, reportedly without a life jacket, near the Leavenworth KOA when he was seen going underwater and had not resurfaced, according to the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office.
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Kayaker dies from drowning in Wenatchee River

LEAVENWORTH, Wash. - The Chelan County Sheriff's Office say a 25-year-old man drowned in the Wenatchee River after going kayaking without a life jacket. Deputies said the man was from Redmond, WA and drowned near the Leavenworth KOA camp. According to deputies, the man was kayaking and not wearing a life jacket when he went underwater and didn't resurface.
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Two people die in crash after swerving to avoid cougar

CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. — Two people from Chelan are dead after the motorcyclist crashed while attempting to avoid a cougar late Saturday night. Just before 10 p.m., motorcyclist James Desmarais, 69, was heading southbound on SR971 at MP12 in Chelan County when troopers said he swerved to avoid a cougar, lost control and crashed into the guardrail.
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23-year sentence for admitted sexual abuser

WENATCHEE — A Wenatchee man who admitted to repeatedly sexually abusing a 5-year-old child in his household was sentenced Monday to just over 23 years in prison. David Reverte, 26, pleaded guilty in June to four counts each of first-degree child rape and first-degree incest. Chelan County sheriff's detectives said Reverte admitted upon his arrest to victimizing the child at his home on four occasions.
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Wenatchee Man Gets 23 Years for Child Rape

A Wenatchee man will serve more than 23 years in prison after being sentenced Monday for raping a child. Chelan County Superior Court Judge Robert Jourdan handed down the sentence for 26-year-old David Reverte, who was in the Chelan County Regional Justice Center since being arrested in March. Reverte accepted...
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Fewer firefighters due to mandate should make us hot under the collar

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement for state employees — you know, the one that cannot stop spread or transmission of the virus among coworkers — could drastically reduce the number of volunteer firefighters available to help fight large fires, according to a story in The Wenatchee World.
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