A wildfire burning in dry grass and sage lands near the Columbia River in Grant County is holding steady at 20,380 acres, about 28 square miles. The Highway 243 Fire near Wanapum Dam is now 65 percent contained. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says all evacuation notices have been lifted and they’re reopening roads closed […]
[1/27/19] Hawkins Touts Wildfire Plan
The DNR’s wildfire protection plan has support from State Senator Brad Hawkins.
[10/3/18] Emergency Wildfire Action By-Products
How a firefighting technique during a wildland fire can lead to a windfall.
[10/3/18] Okanogan County Fires
Several fires in Okanogan County Tuesday afternoon.
[9/4/18] Fire Update – 9/04 3 p.m.
ALL evacuation levels on the Cougar Creek Fire have been lifted as of 12 noon today.
Level 2 Evacuation Notice issued.
[8/28/18] Cougar Creek Fire Information Links
Links for information on the Cougar Creek Fire.
The latest on the Crescent Mountain and McLeod fires.
[8/23/18] Cougar Creek Fire Update – 8/23 1 p.m.
The latest on the Cougar Creek Fire.
The latest on the Crescent Mountain and McLeod Fires.