Infrared data puts the fire's actual size overnight at about 237,890 acres. The fire has yet to be confirmed.
Governor to visit with residents at Paschal Sherman, tour Malott and discuss wildfire disaster with emergency officials
Watermelon Hill Fire mobilization approved by State Patrol Chief John Batiste
Okanogan County Assessor's Office offers help for taxpayers
Supplies offered to help residents returning home after fire rips through Pateros
Brewster-area orchards survive wildfire with minimal damage.
Fire continues northerly advance, albeit slower than expected given the hot, dry and windy conditions
The Okanogan County Public Utility District is asking people to contact its office before hooking up generators to their homes.
CenturyLink has technicians working around the clock to re-establish communications through alternate routes in the Methow.
The community is banding together to help itself by collecting food, water, clothing and other items.
Meals will be available in Pateros, Methow, Carlton, Twisp and Mazama beginning Sunday
The U.S. Forest Service has closed all of its lands accessible from the north shore of Lake Chelan as a precaution because of increased fire activity in the Gold Creek, Foggy Dew and Black Canyon areas.
Here are the telephone numbers for current information on fire-related questions.
The Grant County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Level 1 evacuation warning (the lowest level) for the communities of Beverly, Wanapum Village and Shawanna in the southwest portion of the county.
Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed 100 homes have been destroyed so far in the Carlton Complex fires.