Jessica A. Saffel, 27, Cergio Britt, 8, and Alyssa Britt, 5, all of Yakima, were transported to the Wenatchee hospital following a one-vehicle crash along U.S. Highway 97A.September 1, 2015 7:36 a.m. read more..
With heavy rain still in the forecast, State Department of Transportation officials hope to reopen the North Cascades Highway tomorrow between Newhalem and Rainy Pass. As of 1 p.m. today, the road remains closed due to the Goodell Fire.August 29, 2015 1:52 p.m. read more..
Entiat Ranger District officials said the potential spread of wildfire to Rock Creek has prompted them to close the Chiwawa River area.August 23, 2015 12:26 p.m. read more..
The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Complex fires has released a video statement reacting his death.August 23, 2015 10:18 a.m. read more..
Tribal officials estimate the North Star and Tunk Block fires have destroyed more than 150,000 acres and several structures on the Colville Indian Reservation, so far.August 23, 2015 9:49 a.m. read more..
In total, active fires in Chelan County have scorched 134,814 acres, officials said this morning. That includes the 86,412-acre Chelan Complex, the 2,293-acre Fire Creek Fire, the 45,929-acre Wolverine Fire and the 180-acre Blankenship Fire.August 22, 2015 10:02 a.m. read more..
The state Department of Natural Resources has established a wildfire hotline to serve residents of Ferry, Stevens and Pend Oreille counties.August 21, 2015 7:33 p.m. read more..
Ferry County Superior Court will be closed tomorrow due to wildfires burning across Ferry County.August 20, 2015 3:51 p.m. read more..
Ten utility crews are working to restore power to the Antoine Creek area of Okanogan County today.August 20, 2015 2:42 p.m. read more..
Crews focused on stopping the fire from spreading to the south toward Nespelem and state Highway 155August 16, 2015 7:59 p.m. read more..