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Fire danger levels drop

Only Alta Lake and Antoine Creek remain at fire evacuation Level 3

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Wildfire confirmed at 215,000 acres, and growing

Infrared data puts the fire's actual size overnight at about 237,890 acres. The fire has yet to be confirmed.

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Gov. Inslee to visit Okanogan Valley fire areas today

Governor to visit with residents at Paschal Sherman, tour Malott and discuss wildfire disaster with emergency officials

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Tax relief for fire victims available through county

Okanogan County Assessor's Office offers help for taxpayers

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Red Cross moves into recovery phase

Supplies offered to help residents returning home after fire rips through Pateros

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Gebbers continues with harvest, fruit packing despite fires

Brewster-area orchards survive wildfire with minimal damage.

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Fire slows along B&O Road West

Fire continues northerly advance, albeit slower than expected given the hot, dry and windy conditions

Red Cross, Baptists to serve meals in fire areas

Meals will be available in Pateros, Methow, Carlton, Twisp and Mazama beginning Sunday

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Fire emergency center activated

Here are the telephone numbers for current information on fire-related questions.

Sheriff’s Office confirms 100 homes destroyed; fiber line repair, generators needed

Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed 100 homes have been destroyed so far in the Carlton Complex fires.

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Winds to fan flames again today

National Weather Service issues Red Flag Warning for Okanogan County and surrounding areas

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Malott area evacuation ordered; 100 or more homes lost county-wide

Level 3 (highest) evacuation notice has been issued for the community as one branch of the Carlton Complex moves northward.

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Emergency declared by county commissioners

The Okanogan County commissioners have declared a state of emergency because of the Carlton Complex Fires.

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Wildfire destroys buildings in Pateros

A fire that started along French Creek several miles up the Methow Valley has burned southward into town, where several buildings burned Thursday evening.

Highway into Methow Valley closed again; evacuations continue

State Highway 153 has been closed again, this time between mileposts 6 and 21, and Level 3 evacuation notices have been issued for the area between Carlton and Pateros because of wildfire.

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