A Bellingham climber died July 22 after falling into a crevasse on Forbidden Peak in North Cascades National Park.
A second man has been arrested in connection with the drowning death of Joseph Shawl, 46, Omak.
Fire estimated between 300 and 500 acres
Fire crews from Omak to Mazama working fire
CARLTON – A fire east of Carlton has jumped the Methow River, according to Okanogan County Emergency Management.
OKANOGAN – Okanogan County prosecutor Karl Sloan, who has served in the position since 2002, will be leaving his office later this month and has accepted a job with the state Attorney General’s office.
Highway 20 over Loup Loup Pass will be reopened to around-the-clock traffic Saturday evening, July 15.
The Brewster Police Department is investigating Wednesday evening’s fire at the Alta Vista apartments as an arson blaze.
A half-dozen families lost their homes Wednesday evening, July 12, when fire swept through the Alta Vista apartment complex, 509 S. Fourth St.
Local officials are advising the thick layer of smoke in Okanogan and Ferry counties is likely coming from fires burning in British Columbia, Canada.
A 52-year-old man was arrested today on suspicion of second-degree murder. Patrick Antoine...
The Spokane office of the National Weather Service has issued a fire weather watch for the Okanogan Valley.
A fast-moving fire has been reported along Highway 2 south of town.
METHOW - Authorities and family members are still searching for a man who fell and was washed away by the Methow River on Saturday.
The state Department of Natural Resources announced today the following changes in the fire danger rating and burn restrictions on DNR-protected lands.