The fire started by lightning two days ago is expected to grow rapidly today on the Kettle Crest as weather conditions fan flamesAugust 13, 2015 12:58 p.m. read more..
Fire officials say the 542-acre fire was 80 percent contained as of 6 a.m. todayAugust 12, 2015 3:13 p.m. read more..
The optimal viewing time will be about 3 a.m. Thursday for residents and visitors interested in watching the meteor shower.August 11, 2015 2:49 p.m. read more..
Gusty winds are fanning the flames of the Highway 8 Fire near Roosevelt; hundreds of residents evacuated.August 5, 2015 12:35 p.m. read more..
One teenage woman was killed and three injured in a one-vehicle crash along Interstate 90 yesterday.July 31, 2015 9:38 a.m. read more..
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.July 30, 2015 4:48 p.m. read more..
A new fire is burning about 1,000 feet above Five Mile Camp near Goode Mountain in the Lake Chelan National Recreation Area.July 30, 2015 1:11 p.m. read more..
Given Olympia’s three-session budgeting fiasco this year, lawmakers should reconsider handing the Recreation and Conservation Funding Board millions of dollars to give away. Most of that money would be better left in the pockets of taxpayers, rather than unwittingly gambling on another shell game with little or no real public benefit.July 22, 2015 midnight read more..
Pilot auto-rotates aircraft to the ground and safely walks away from crash landing after engine failure.July 20, 2015 10:59 p.m. read more..
As the city of Pateros prepares for the observance of the one-year anniversary of the Carlton Complex Fire, meteorologists have issued a new Red Flag Warning for potential firesJuly 16, 2015 4:30 p.m. read more..
The Grant County Sheriff's Office resumed searching today for the body of a man who went missing in Banks Lake last night.July 11, 2015 3:04 p.m. read more..