The ban in Asotin, Chelan, Douglas, Ferry, Kittitas, Klickitat, Pend Oreille, Stevens and other parts of Okanogan Counties, expired at 10 a.m., Dec. 15.
N95 masks are available in several locations locally.
[8/30/17] Air quality alert in effect
An air quality alert has been issued by the Washington Department of Ecology for Douglas, Chelan and Okanogan Counties. Including but not limited to the communities of Omak, Twisp, Winthrop and Chelan.
An air quality alert, issued by the Washington State Department of Ecology, for Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties, remains in effect through noon this Saturday.
Smoke from wildfires in Eastern Washington, British Columbia, and Montana
Smoke will be visible in surrounding communities throughout the day.