Residents and visitors can spend the day at state parks without having a buy a Discover Pass.
Hundreds turn out for opening ceremony for new Lake Roosevelt K-12 school complex in Coulee Dam
State, federal agencies allow small campfires in some campgrounds with developed fire rings
Potential flooding prompts officials to close campground until 2015
North Cascades National Park officials say the work will be rescheduled for 2015
More than a dozen natural resource agencies and organizations will be available Wednesday to talk with landowners about post-fire recovery of the landscape.
National Weather Service issues red flag warning for Okanogan, Methow valleys and surrounding areas
Meteorologists say lightning and wind could lead to new wildfires in the Grand Coulee and Mansfield areas, as well as the Waterville Plateau
Methow Valley has the highest potential for flash flooding and debris flows, National Weather Service says
The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather out
National Interagency Coordination Center estimates wildfire complex at 300,000 acres
U.S. Highway 97A opens, closes again as fire nears
Emergency officials said traffic is being detoured onto U.S. Highway 97, across the Columbia River from the fire area
Crews mop up fire after three days of containment efforts
Sheriff says blaze has grown to more than 200 acres in last three hours