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Apartments burn in Omak

Kitchen fire damages six units

Wildfire meeting draws hundreds

Reps. Brian Blake, D-Aberdeen, and Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, hosted the presentations by local and state officials during the meeting at Brewster High School.

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Fire destroys home; three hospitalized

Fire crews responding to a structure fire at 8:53 a.m. arrived to find a home fully engulfed in flames. A mother and her two children were hospitalized.

Official in charge of wildfire response demoted

Albert Kassel remains employed by the state agency even as more than 100 Carlton Complex wildfire victims seek compensation for wildfire damages

Crews burn debris in Cub Creek drainage

Methow Ranger District still has debris piles to burn near the Eidelweiss area

Carlton Complex residents tell their fire stories

Residents share stories of wildfire; blame state Department of Natural Resources

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State Highway 153 closed, again

Inspection turns up cracked bridge column, prompting closure of highway less than a week after it reopened

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Fire damages claim filed against state

Brewster attorney Alex Thomason seeks damages from state Department of Natural resources on behalf of 65 residents.

Highway reopens south of Twisp

State Highway 153 between Twisp and Carlton has reopened to traffic.

Forest Service plans under burn this week

The U.S. Forest Service may do a prescribed burn at the west end of Wolf Creek Road in the Lucky 7/17 area near town.

Yaksum fire contained, officials say

Wildfire burning south of Cashmere has been lined and limited to 44 acres

New fire starts in Yaksum Canyon

Lightning starts new fire near Cashmere

Burnout set for 2 p.m. today

Fire crews working to contain Tumwater Fire west of Leavenworth

Tumwater fire 40 percent contained

Approximately 100 firefighters and three helicopters are battling the blaze west of Leavenworth

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Inslee appeals federal disaster denial

Federal government previously denied damage assistance to

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