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Fire burns near state Highway 21

State Highway 21 is partially blocked due to a forest fire near Milepost 129, about 12 miles south of town.

County prohibits burning in campgrounds

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.

Road 6 Fire surpasses 3,500 acres

An incident command center has been established at Mansfield School.

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Hot temperatures return

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.

Fire grows near Quincy

Monument Fire has grown to 2,100 acres since starting at 11 p.m. last night.

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South Pine Creek fire extinguished

Local fire crews contain South Pine Creek fire to a half-acre.

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Temperatures break records

Heat records fall in Omak, Mazama, Republic, Winthrop and Grand Coulee

Sleepy Hollow Fire meeting tonight

Fire officials to discuss the status of the blaze that broke out near Cashmere and extends to Wenatchee

Four fires reported in Douglas County

Four fires are burning in Douglas County, including one along U.S. Highway 2 at Zanol Road.

Wenatchee blaze reaches 3,000 acres

An early morning drizzle of rain helped to snuff portions of the Sleepy Hollow fire, but the blaze is far from contained.

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Heat advisory blankets Eastern Washington

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.

Firewise workshop planned in Conconully

Okanogan Conservation District will host a Firewise workshop from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the Community Hall, 219 N. Main St.

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Lumber yard burning in the Chiliwist

A Gebbers Farms-affiliated lumber yard is burning tonight less than a mile from the intersection of North Star and Three Devils roads.

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Meteorologists: ‘Extreme’ fire weather predicted

The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for most of Eastern Washington, including much of Okanogan County and adjacent areas.

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Omak crews contain brush fire

Firefighters contain small blaze along state Highway 155 to about four acres.

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