Aircraft assisting with fire burning on the Colville Indian Reservation north of Keller
State Highway 21 north of town is partially blocked near milepost 124 after a tractor-trailer overturned earlier this afternoon.
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.
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.
Local fire crews contain South Pine Creek fire to a half-acre.
Heat records fall in Omak, Mazama, Republic, Winthrop and Grand Coulee
Four fires are burning in Douglas County, including one along U.S. Highway 2 at Zanol Road.
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.
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.
A Level 3 sex offender has moved to Okanogan.
A Tonasket man charged with first-degree murder in the death of an Issaquah woman allegedly had ties to the militia movement prior to the June 18 incident.
Okanogan Conservation District will host a Firewise workshop from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the Community Hall, 219 N. Main St.
Officials cut ribbon on new 12 Tribes Resort Casino, which officially opens at 8 a.m. tomorrow
A Gebbers Farms-affiliated lumber yard is burning tonight less than a mile from the intersection of North Star and Three Devils roads.
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for most of Eastern Washington, including much of Okanogan County and adjacent areas.