Fire crews working to contain Tumwater Fire west of Leavenworth
Approximately 100 firefighters and three helicopters are battling the blaze west of Leavenworth
Federal government previously denied damage assistance to
Helitack, fire crew respond initially to small blaze in Mica Creek area
The fire camp on Entiat Fish Hatchery Road is expected to close Saturday
State, federal agencies allow small campfires in some campgrounds with developed fire rings
Potential flooding prompts officials to close campground until 2015
Mudslides prompted week-long closure of main highway through the Methow Valley
County declaration follows flash floods, mudslides and debris flows that destroyed homes and blocked highways
Economic Alliance board poised to hire consultant to develop advertising campaign for Okanogan County in wake of the wildfires
State crews assist with Sand Ridge Fire
Recent lighting storms are to blame for several small fires in the area.
Two state highways remain closed after a thunderstorm dumped rain on the Carlton Complex burn area and triggered flooding and mudslides.
Mudslides sweep away structures, blocks state Highway 153
Gov. Jay Inslee plans to visit Twisp, Winthrop and Pateros tomorrow.