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Wolverine Fire now visible in Lucerne

Officials continue Level 2 fire evacuation notices in Lucerne and Holden Village areas near Lake Chelan.

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Keller-area fire grows to 2,200 acres

Red Flag Warning has fire crews wary of possible fire expansion today

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Newby Lake Fire still active north of Arnold Peak

Fire burning brush and timber in remote area west of Keremeos, B.C., both north and south of the U.S.-Canada border.

Williams Fire held to 350 acres

Fire crews have protected all structures near the 350-acre fire north of the city of Colville.

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Fire contained; one house destroyed

A late Friday fire destroyed one house before firefighters could halt its march across sageland south of Omak

Keller-area blaze grows to 1,000 acres

Aircraft assisting with fire burning on the Colville Indian Reservation north of Keller

Highway 21 partially blocked after vehicle overturns

State Highway 21 north of town is partially blocked near milepost 124 after a tractor-trailer overturned earlier this afternoon.

County prohibits burning in campgrounds

Tonasket urges residents not to light fireworks

Yesterday, Okanogan County commissioners amended their burn ban resolution to prohibit wood and charcoal fires in designated campground or fire rings.

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Hot temperatures return

Records broke over the weekend

Triple-digit temperatures are expected to roll through portions of Okanogan County later this week, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a new heat advisory.

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South Pine Creek fire extinguished

Local fire crews contain South Pine Creek fire to a half-acre.

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Temperatures break records

Heat records fall in Omak, Mazama, Republic, Winthrop and Grand Coulee

Four fires reported in Douglas County

Four fires are burning in Douglas County, including one along U.S. Highway 2 at Zanol Road.

Woman injured in plane crash near Quincy

A local woman received minor injuries this morning when she was struck by a light plane that was attempting to take off from a Grant County roadway.

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Heat advisory blankets Eastern Washington

Meteorologists at the National Weather Service have announced a heat advisory covering much of the state, including Chelan, Douglas, Ferry and Okanogan counties, and Idaho.

Level 3-sex offender moves to Okanogan

A Level 3 sex offender has moved to Okanogan.

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