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Residents, workers evacuated by boat, helicopter

Ash from Wolverine Fire reported falling in Methow Valley

The Wolverine Fire exploded yesterday, growing to more than 15,760 acres and prompting evacuations by boat and by helicopter.

Newby Fire sending smoke skyward, again

North Okanogan County residents will likely notice more smoke emanating from the Newby Lake Fire, but officials say the fire perimeter is secure.

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Wolverine Fire grows to 1,526 acres

Level 3 evacuations ordered for Riddle Creek and Lightning areas; Holden Village and Lucerne will receive Level 3 notices tomorrow

Fire-related weather warnings issued

A Fire Weather Watch will be in effect from 2-11 p.m. for the Wenatchee Valley, Waterville Plateau and Grand Coulee area. And a Hazardous Weather Outlook has been issued for Ferry County and the Okanogan Highlands through next Wednesday.

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SeaDoo hits, lands atop boat

Osoyoos Lake crash sends teenager and her aunt to hospital.

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Ferry County prosecuting attorney found dead

Okanogan County Coroner Dave Rodriguez says death is an apparent suicide

Authorities have determined Emma Paulsen committed suicide Thursday night while her estranged husband and children were in Spokane

Firefighters battle blaze southwest of Bridgeport

Fire crews are battling a new brush fire southwest of town.

Four killed in crash west of Davenport

Okanogan County residents Jake Walter, Georgina Walter, Logan Walter and George Friedlander were killed at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday in a head-on crash west of Davenport.

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Spur Fire ignites near Bonaparte Lake

Wildhorse fire reaches 185 acres on Mount Hull

Fire continues to burn on Mount Hull as a new fire pops up near Bonaparte Lake

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Wildhorse Fire grows to 120 acres

Mount Hull area fire is one of 12 to start today in Okanogan County

Whistler Canyon Trail closed due to wildfire burning northwest of Summit Lake

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Several small fires ignite in north county

Several small fire have broken out in northern Okanogan County as a result of last night’s thunderstorms.

Fire blows up in Moses Coulee

Firefighters are on the scene of a 2,500-acre blaze burning between Road A Northeast and the edge of Moses Coulee in Douglas County.

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Man injured in Ferry County plane crash

A Canadian man was injured yesterday afternoon after his plane crash south of the international border. The plane crash is the fourth in nine days in the region.

Power outage planned in Ferry County

Power outage planned for noon to 8 p.m. Sunday in much of Ferry County

Ground crews set out for crash site

While ground teams have begun their search for the wreckage of a plane in a remote area of Skagit County, transportation officials begin search for a second missing aircraft in Whatcom County.

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