Douglas County

[12/19/18] First Day Hikes

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Washington State Parks is inviting the public to start the new year off with a First Day Hike on Tuesday, January 1, at nearly 40 state parks across Washington. “First Day Hikes are a terrific way to ring in the New Year and enjoy the beauty of Washington state parks in the winter,” said Don […]

[7/27/18] Chelan Hills Acres/Bebee Bridge Fire Update

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Motorists going to Chelan or Wenatchee should use US 97A in Chelan County on the west side of the Columbia River. There is currently no detour available and no estimated time for reopening.

[5/30/18] Annual Fire Safety Burn Ban Goes Into Effect This Friday, June 1

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All outdoor debris pile burning throughout Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties will be strictly prohibited beginning Friday.

[12/15/17] Burn ban continues in Methow Valley, expires elsewhere

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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.

[8/9/17] First Hint Of A Break From The Smoke Could Come As Early As This Weekend

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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.