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WENATCHEE, Wash. - A memorial service for 17-year-old high school student MacKenzie Cowell will be held Thursday in Wenatchee at Town Toyota Center.
     
She was killed after leaving a beauty school class Feb. 9 in Wenatchee. Her body was found Feb. 13 along the Columbia River at Crescent Bar.
     
Police say they have no suspects and are continuing to follow up on information provided through more than 150 tips given so far.

Cowell's family has established a reward fund for information leading the to arrest and prosecution of those responsible for her death. The reward amount is currently $5,800 and the number to report information is (509) 663-9911.

The case is being investigated by a task force of officers from Wenatchee, East Wenatchee, Douglas and Chelan counties, the Washington State Patrol and FBI.

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