[9/8/17] Diamond Creek Fire Estimated At 104,000 Acres Still Burning

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The fire continued moving predominantly east in the Ashnola drainage as well as farther north into British Columbia.

[8/31/17] Uno-Peak Fire currently burning around Safety Harbor

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The Uno-Peak Fire has burned approximately 50 acres, in steep terrain.  Kari Grover has more….. Robin DeMario with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest tells KOZI that a 20-person crew has been ordered to fight the Uno Peak fire on the ground; in addition, three small and one large air tanker and three helicopters will be doing […]

[7/31/17] Diamond Creek Fire Estimated At 5,000 Acres- Bringing Smoke Into Chelan Valley

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The forecast calls for continued hot and dry weather with winds out of the northwest that will likely produce hazy and smokey conditions for the next few days.

[7/4/16] 5-Acre Fire Near Winthrop Believed To Be Caused By Fireworks

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WINTHROP—USFS and DNR crews responded to a fire call late Saturday about 7 miles north of Winthrop along the Chewuch River at Boulder Creek. With the help of helicopters with buckets and two small air tankers, firefighters were able to contain the fire to about 5 acres. The cause of the fire is under investigation, […]