A community meeting is planned at 6 tonight, Aug. 16, to update people on the Bridge Creek Fire, which is burning 13 miles north-northeast of Keller.
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning calling for low humidity and gusty winds.
Firefighters from several mid-valley fire departments are responding today, Aug. 1, to a brush fire burning in the hills east of town.
UPDATE: Elmway reopened to traffic just before 5 p.m. Aug. 1. Fire reported at Cuddly Panda Thrift Shop
Blistering hot temperatures will continue all week, peaking with a predicted high of 105 degrees on Friday.
A former Tonasket High School basketball coach was found not guilty of disorderly conduct and harassment yesterday in Okanogan County District Court.
Electrical rates for most Okanogan County Public Utility District customers are going up Sept. 1 to pay for several projects to update infrastructure that has well outlived its life expectancy.
A Bellingham climber died July 22 after falling into a crevasse on Forbidden Peak in North Cascades National Park.
A second man has been arrested in connection with the drowning death of Joseph Shawl, 46, Omak.
Fire estimated between 300 and 500 acres
Fire crews from Omak to Mazama working fire
CARLTON – A fire east of Carlton has jumped the Methow River, according to Okanogan County Emergency Management.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County prosecutor Karl Sloan, who has served in the position since 2002, will be leaving his office later this month and has accepted a job with the state Attorney General’s office.
Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass will be reopened to around-the-clock traffic Saturday evening, July 15.
The Brewster Police Department is investigating Wednesday evening’s fire at the Alta Vista apartments as an arson blaze.