Announcements

Rising water levels……………..

Speechless Beauty, By: Amanda Fisher

Got your beach toys secured? The rain over the last several days has already brought the lake up significantly and the current forecast shows heavy rain over the weekend. The river flow forecast shows the …

Trunk or Treat on Halloween in Plain

The annual Trunk or Treat event will take place Halloween night, October 31st,  from 6PM to 7:30 PM in the parking lot of Plain Grocery/Plain Hardware/The Old Mill. Decorate your car trunk and come with treats or just bring your …

Free mammograms at Cascade Medical through October

 Thanks to the Think Pink fund, a group of local business owners, Cascade Medical is offering free mammograms through October for uninsured women who live within the hospital district, including Dryden, Peshastin, Leavenworth and Plain. The idea started with Obertal …

Meet with your County Commissioner this Friday, Oct 13th

 County Commissioner Kevin Overbay will meet have his monthly open meeting with constituents this Friday, October 13th, in the conference room at Beaver Valley Lodging, in Plain. This is the building immediately South of Plain Grocery. Mike Kaputa, Director of …

LWFR Commissioners 10-10-17 meeting time changed

 Due to a scheduling conflict, the regular meeting of the Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue District Commissioners will begin at 9:00 AM,  instead of the regular 10:00 AM, on October 10th, 2017.

The meeting will be held at 21696 Lake …

Meet Senator Brad Hawkins

  Washington state senator Brad Hawkins will do a “listening tour” of his district in the upcoming days. If you are interested in arranging a time to visit with him at any of these visit sites, email him at brad.hawkins@leg.wa.gov or …

Outdoor burning now permitted

 Opening burning is again permitted in our area  . Piles should remain 4 x
4 or smaller, larger piles require DNR permitting. Means to extinguish
must be at hand and the fire MUST be completely extinguished prior to
walking away.…

Special Showing; Era of Megafires; Monday, Oct 2nd

The Snowy Owl Theatre at the Sleeping Lady resort will host a special screening of the Era of Megafires Monday, October 2nd, with the goal of turning this mixed media, traveling presentation on wildfire in the west into a feature …

Firewise Chipping Event

Fall Chipping Sign-Up Deadline has just been extended through October 1st. To register, please use this link.

Annual Just Plain Fun Run and Fundraiser!

Sunday Sept 24th 1:00pm
Annual Just Plain Fun Run:

11 am — Walk-up Registration at Plain Hardware
11 am to 12:30 pm — Race # Pickup at Plain Hardware
1 pm — Race Starts at Plain Hardware

Prizes to follow …

Forest Service Schedule of Prescribed Burns

Campfires in approved-type pits now permitted…………..

 Based on current weather conditions and the lifting of campfire restrictions by DNR in established campgrounds, campfires in approved-type fire pits are now allowed in the Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue district. Fires must be small, attended at all times …

Kahler Glen Golf & Ski Resort Charity Tournament Oct 8th

Kahler Glen Golf & Ski Resort is having our yearly charity tournament called the “Bob Carmichael Memorial Ball Buster” on October 8th 2017.  This year we will be donating to the Upper Valley Mend.  100% of hole sponsorship & auction …

Nason Ridge Update

The Lake Wenatchee community is very pleased to be working with the Chelan-Douglas Land Trust (CDLT) and the Trust for Public Lands (TPL) in an effort to purchase and conserve the Nason Ridge property. Nason Ridge is a much loved, …

Free hazardous waste disposal event Sept 29-30

 The Chelan County household hazardous waste collection event is Sept. 29-30 at four locations. Gather up all those old household chemicals you’ve been storing and bring them for proper disposal. It is free to county residents. A reduced fee applies …

Wenatchee Basin Fish Passage Barrier Assessment

Watch “Making Way For Salmon”

22nd Annual Home & Garden Tour Sunday Noon to 5:00pm

Mark your calendar for Sunday afternoon and plan to spend it relaxing and touring homes located in our area. It’s been a number of years since Lake Wenatchee and Plain have been featured in this annual fund raising event for …

LakeWenatcheeInfo has proudly supported The Plain Pantry for many years. The Pantry is a valued and much needed service staffed by volunteers who work in our community daily supporting and assisting others. On Sunday they and Plain Community Church have …

Coffee with Kevin- Friday, Sept 8th

 Have an issue you want to discuss with your County Commissioners?  Commissioner Kevin Overbay will have his monthly sit-down in Plain with constituents tomorrow, Friday, September 8th, at 9AM, at Beaver Valley Lodging which is the first building South of …

Please join us at 911 ceremony in Cashmere, Monday, Sept 11

  On September 11, 2001, the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon and UAL flight 93 were attacked and destroyed by Islamic extremist terrorists. 2996 people died that day and 6000 were injured. Among the fatalities were 2135 civilians, …