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Registered nurse suspended after being charged with child rape

Chelan County registered nurse suspended after being charged with first-degree child rape in Douglas County

Governor will visit the Methow on Friday

Gov. Jay Inslee plans to visit the Methow Valley tomorrow to meet with local leaders and discuss the Carlton Complex fire.

Country musician’s performance benefits Red Cross wildfire fund

Country music artist Trace Adkins will perform a concert in September to benefit the American Red Cross Western Wildfires Relief Fund.

Restaurant donates part of sales to Red Cross

The Pizza Hut restaurant, 604 Omache Drive, is donating 10 percent of all pizza sales today, Wednesday, to the Red Cross to benefit the organization’s wildfire relief fund.

Pearrygin Lake State Park reopens; Alta Lake remains closed

Pearrygin Lake State Park, closed since July 18 because of the Carlton Complex fire, reopened today.

County evacuation notices are Level 2 or less

Alta Lake, Cook Mountain, Libby Creek, North Cook Mountain and Pleasant Valley are all at Level 2

Electricity restored to most customers; 640 still without power

Utility crews working 16-hour days to restore power.

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Sex-case plea deal postponed

Former Tonasket High School librarian Elizabeth Kinkade will appear in court again Aug. 19

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Long-term disaster center to open in Pateros

All donations for fire victims being moved to Pateros

Fire danger increases 'very high' in Okanogan County

Washington State Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday that fire danger has increased in four Eastern Washington counties, including Okanogan.

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Fire burns near Chesaw in Okanogan County

Fire burns on West Fork of Cougar Creek

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Four teams compete in county swim championships

Volunteers make swim meet happen

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Suicide Race practices wrap up Friday and Saturday

Runoff or jackpot races slated for Sunday depending on how many horses enter

Winds prompt cancellation of burn out

Officials may try another burn out when conditions are more favorable for containment

Burn out planned for Loup Loup area today

Fire crews to use chemical 'ping pong balls to start low intensity burn out northwest of Loup Loup Ski Bowl.

Road C fire contained without evacuations

A brush fire that ignited Monday near the intersection of Jameson Late Road and Road 11 Northeast was contained before it could threaten town.

Fire evacuations ordered for Mansfield

Residents of rural Douglas County town were directed to leave due to wildfire threat

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Co-ed softball continues at The Plex

Teams compete into August before a final tournament

Meetings planned in Brewster, Pateros

Meetings planned for update on the Carlton Complex wildfires

Escaped prisoner recaptured in Grant County

Jaime D. Hampshire recaptured after jail escape

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