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Two dead in Bridgeport house fire

Fire investigators located two bodies inside the rubble of a house fire yesterday at 760 Old Highland Orchard Road, according to Douglas County Sheriff Kevin Morris.

September 19, 2018 8:24 a.m. read more..

Rain, cooler temperatures aid in fire fight

TWISP – Rain last weekend and forecasts for cooler temperatures and higher humidity recovery are helping firefighters get a handle on three wildfires in the western part of Okanogan County.

September 17, 2018 2:08 p.m. read more..

Fire restrictions added

The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest has implemented additional fire restrictions because of extreme fire danger forest-wide.

August 29, 2018 9:29 a.m. read more..

Rain calms fires

Rain and higher relative humidity over the weekend allowed firefighters to make a direct attack on the Crescent Mountain Fire, which has been burning for a month in the Twisp River drainage.

August 29, 2018 9:25 a.m. read more..