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February 17, 2015 at 9:19 AM

2 climbers injured in 800-foot slide down Mount Stuart in Chelan County

The Wenatchee World  (TNS) LEAVENWORTH — Two men climbing Mount Stuart were injured Monday morning when they slid 800 to 1,000 feet while ascending the mountain, which is about 12 miles southwest of Leavenworth. Eddie Mcfarland, 28, of Seattle, broke his upper leg, and Eric Strickler, 29, of Bainbridge Island, suffered head and neck injuries, according to…


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September 8, 2014 at 9:28 AM

Injured hiker rescued in Chelan County

WENATCHEE (AP) — A hiker suffered a broken arm and hip injury in a fall Sunday while descending Mount Stuart in Chelan County. The sheriff’s office says 46-year-old Joanne Fulford lost her footing in a snow field and slid into large rocks at the 8,700-foot level of the mountain. County search and rescue coordinators asked for a…


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June 5, 2014 at 9:48 AM

Rescuers reach injured climber on Mount Stuart

The Associated Press LEAVENWORTH — Rescuers have reached a woman injured in a fall on Mount Stuart, about 12 miles southwest of Leavenworth in Chelan County. A dispatch supervisor in Wenatchee, Dennis Keppner, also says air resources are on the way Thursday morning. High winds prevented helicopters from reaching the woman Wednesday. But a copter from Whidbey…


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June 5, 2014 at 6:40 AM

Thursday Memo: 2 die in plane crash … Death with Dignity … Withholding facts on oil trains

National Weather Service forecast Fatal plane crash: We hope to have more today on the crash of a WWII-era plane that killed two men yesterday near Buckley. Mountain rescue: Likewise, we’re keeping tabs on the woman who fell and was injured while climbing Mount Stuart yesterday. Death with Dignity: More than 100…


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