Chelan County News Archive

20C11967 Lost Hunter Located

20C11967 Lost Hunter Located

LAKE WENATCHEE - Sheriff Brian Burnett reports a 73-year old lost hunter was located by search teams in the Meadow Creek area of western Chelan County early Sunday morning after an extensive search which began late Saturday evening..

It's time to start thinking ahead to snow season

It's time to start thinking ahead to snow season

During the winter months, Chelan County Public Works crews are focused on keeping roads clear of snow and ice for the safety of travelers. But there are three common misconceptions about the County’s snow removal process that seem to hit with every first snowfall.

Mask Up!

Mask Up!

The Chelan Douglas Health District is releasing a weekly “thermographic” that charts Chelan and Douglas counties’ progress toward re-opening local businesses and schools.

Pick up a KN95 respiratory mask at a site near you

Pick up a KN95 respiratory mask at a site near you

The public is invited to pick up a free KN95 mask at one of several distribution spots around Chelan and Douglas counties. Made available by the Chelan County Department of Emergency Management, the KN95 respiratory masks feature multi-layer protection against fine particulate, including particulate related to smoke from wildfires.

Snow Load Memo - Updated July, 2020

Snow Load Memo - Updated July, 2020

In our ongoing efforts to improve on customer service within the Chelan County Community Development Department, back in August of 2019 we had previously provided some basic information on snow load criteria information that had been recently added to the Chelan County general GIS map that the public has access to.

2020 chip sealing program to start June 23

2020 chip sealing program to start June 23

Chelan County road crews have been busy prepping roadways scheduled for chip sealing this year. Read where you can find out if road crews will be chip sealing in your area this summer.

Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 18
    Nov 2020
    01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - November 18, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    By Zoom Video Conference
  • 18
    Nov 2020
    06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    Planning Commission- November 18, 2020 (changed from November 25, 2020)

    Posted by: Community Development

    By Zoom Video Conference
  • 12
    Nov 2020
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    November Parenting Class - English and Spanish 12

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Washington State University Extension
  • 10
    Nov 2020
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    November Parenting Class - English and Spanish 10

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Washington State University Extension
  • 04
    Nov 2020
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - November 4, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    By Zoom Video Conference