Wildfire

[9/6/16] 20-Acre Horselake Fire Pretty Well Wrapped Up – Suspect In Custody

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Chelan County Sheriff’s Office confirmed it was human caused and one suspect is in custody.

[9/2/16] Buck Creek Fire Estimated At 3,500 Acres- Saul Fire At 500 Acres

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Firefighters first knew of the Buck Creek Fire on July 22, while the Saul Fire was not reported until August 21

[9/1/16] Final Update On Suncrest Fire – Now In Mop Up Stage

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Crews have demobilized and commanders are turning control of the incident back to Chelan County Fire District 3

[8/31/16] Fire Officials Report Solid Containment Lines Around Suncrest Fire

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Cause of the fire remains under investigation.

[8/30/16] Leavenworth’s Suncrest Fire At 50% Containment, 390 Acres

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Fire commanders anticipate the fire will be fully contained by Thursday, Sept. 1.

[8/29/16] Suncrest Fire In Leavenworth At 496 Acres, 35 Percent Contained

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Cause of the fire remains under investigation.

[8/18/16] Burn Ban–Campfires On DNR Protected Lands Prohibited

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statewide burn ban effective noon today, Aug. 17 to prohibit all campfires on DNR-protected lands through Sept. 30, 2016.

[8/11/16] County To Rebuild Slide Ridge Repeater Site Building

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The county has put in a request for replacement funds for that building

[8/11/16] Remembering Chelan Complex Fire As We Hit One Year Mark

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We are just a few days away from the one year anniversary