Announcements

Nason Ridge Winter Update

We thought we would take just a moment of your time to give you an update on the Save Nason Ridge Project. Weyerhaeuser has agreed to suspend logging and road building while a purchase agreement is being negotiated with the …

Fund Raiser for Chiwawa Valley 4-H Club

Snowmobiles Trashing See & Ski Trail

There is a growing pattern of snowmobile trespass on the Chiwawa See & Ski apparently originating from the Chiwawa River Pines development. A number of times over the last few weeks snowmobiles and an ATV have torn up the See …

Scholarship Fund Raiser at Stonewater Ranch Feb 3-4 & 10-11

Stonewater Ranch in Plain is hosting the Public for the first two weekends in February!
Our event is called ‘Stonewater Adventure Days’ and it is to raise scholarship money for underprivileged youth to get outside this year!

Think  Ice Climbing, …

Are your fire hydrants accessible?

 With the snow accumulation over the last few weeks fire hydrants in the communities fortunate enough to have them are probably needing some attention. You do not want firefighters responding to a structure fire to have to look for and …

Falls prevention workshop in Leavenworth, Jan 29th

Falls are a major threat to the health and independence of older adults. Learn how to reduce the risk of falling by attending a free workshop and strengthening class taught by Cascade Medical’s Rehab Services team on Monday, Jan. 29 …

Kids Ski Free and New Lodge at Ski Plain

Plain Valley Nordic Trails are open with two big changes this year. Rob and the team at Plain Hardware have built a competitive XC Race Program for kids. Now they are reaching out and letting all Kids Under 18 Ski …

 County Commissioner Kevin Overbay will have his monthly open meeting with constituents at 9AM this Friday, January 12th, in the conference room at Beaver Valley Lodging in Plain. This is the building immediately South of Plain Grocery. Have questions about …

Free reflective address signs

 Whether it be fire or a medical emergency, minutes saved by firefighters or medical responders in finding your address can be the difference between success or failure. Lake Wenatchee Fire & Rescue is offering free blue reflective address signs to …

Chelan County begins review of short-term rentals practices

Chelan County is starting a review of vacation rentals activities. Public comment is essential and represents the short and long term desires of County residents. If you would like to be notified of activities, meetings, & materials during this process, …

Skating off to a Great Start

Up to 40 skaters at a time enjoyed the Kahler Glen Community Skating Rink over New Years Weekend. This weekend the skating should be good as well.

The Lake Wenatchee Fire Dept. helped spray down (aka flood) the rink this …

Fireworks restrictions

 The Chelan County Code permits the discharge of common fireworks only between the hours of 6PM on December 31st and 1:00 AM on January 1st. Types of fireworks allowed include items commonly known as dipped sticks, sparklers, cylindrical fountains, cone …

XC Ski, Snowmobile, Ice Skate, Snow Shoe, Sled: Winter is here

Winter is in full swing around Lake Wenatchee. To check the Status of your favorite outdoor activity here is a quick guide.

Weather: With major weather coming in later this week, here is the forecast link..

XC Ski Grooming:

Cross Country Trails Open!

The snow this week allowed the State Park grooming team to get almost all the trails open. Daily grooming reports are available every morning here. Please purchase a snow park permit, permit’s fund all the costs of maintaining our …

Rink Opening Saturday Dec 23rd

Cold temperatures have solidified the ice.  Volunteers needed to clear and snowblow the rink.  Email Gary

Kahler Glen Ice Rink Opening + Fundraising

The Kahler Glen Ice Rink will open this Saturday 12-23. Ice rink supervision and expenses for maintenance are provided by donations from the community (Lake Wenatchee Info donated $500 for the rink). A Rink attendant has been hired for this …

PUD public river access at Plain

 Chelan PUD Commissioners provided funding for increasing access to the Wenatchee River near the Plain Substation in the 2017 budget. During the fall of 2017, Chelan County PUD improved the area around the Plain Substation, which is located on River …

Thank You, 29,877 Times

As 2017 fades away, and 2018 comes into focus, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank the companies and organizations who sponsor Lakewenatcheeinfo.com. In addition to funding the technical development and hosting of this website, our sponsors’ support has …

Update on Moose

We are currently following up on several leads that have come to our attention and we are exhausting each one until we cannot go any further.

One that has raised interest for us is the report of a late 70’s …

Pancake breakfast fun……………….

The Lake Wenatchee Fire & Rescue Auxiliary annual pancake breakfast, bazaar, bake sale and Santa visit was held at the Rec Club on Dec 3rd and again built on it’s popularity of the past. In excess of 300 breakfasts were …