[4/29/19] Fire Training

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More than 500 firefighters will receive training in basic and advanced wildland firefighting skills next month at the Central Washington Interagency Fire Training Academy in Yakima. This academy is part of a larger coordinated effort that gives agencies responsible for responding to Washington’s wildfires the opportunity to train together before fighting fire together. The Fire […]

[10/31/17] Sno-Park Permits Will Go On Sale Beginning Wednesday, November 1st

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Sno-Park permits allow visitors to park in specially designated parking lots with access to areas for cross country skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledding, snow shoeing and tubing throughout the state.

[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, […]