Latest News and Media Releases

16C09657 Injured Climber Rescued Dragontail Peak

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on August 14, 2016

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports an injured climber was rescued from the Dragontail Peak area of the Alpine Wilderness Sunday afternoon. Read more ...

16C09521 Mad River Trail SAR

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on August 11, 2016

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports that a 75 year old male motorcyclist was injured Thursday afternoon while riding on the Mad River Trail approximately 17 miles north of Leavenworth. Read more ...

Chelan County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on July 27, 2016

The Chelan County Sheriff’s Office is offering a 14-week program that will familiarize citizens with the Sheriff’s Office functions, procedures and operations. Read more ...

16C08695 Long John Tower SAR

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on July 27, 2016

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports that the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the Snohomish County Air Support Unit rescued an injured climber from the 8,200 foot level of Mount Stuart on Tuesday. Read more ...

16C08614 Assault in Cashmere

Posted By: Sheriff's Office on July 25, 2016

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on 07/24 at approximately 10:00 p.m. Rivercom received a report of a stabbing near Club Crow in downtown Cashmere. Read more ...

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