Weather

[3/4/20] Local firefighters had a busy Tuesday, responding to multiple fires

Posted in Fire and EMS, Weather, Wildfire

Two separate fires in the Lake Chelan vicinity yesterday had first responders scrambling to corral their flames in yesterday’s windy conditions. Chelan County Fire District No. 7 Chief Mark Donnell tells KOZI about it.

[1/27/20] A local volunteer firefighter saves dog after icy accident

Posted in Environment, Feature, Fire and EMS, Weather

When a pup went through the ice at Roses Lake in Manson last week, local firefighters saved the day. Listen to Manson volunteer firefighter Adam Rasmussen tell KOZI about the chilling rescue. 

[1/21/20] Icy weather over the weekend caused a slurry of accidents

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With so much wintry weather, area roads are more dangerous than normal, causing drivers to slip and slide off the roadways. KOZI’s Celeste Hankins has the story.

[1/21/20] Boat sinks to the bottom of Lake Chelan

Posted in Environment, Fire and EMS, Recreation, Weather

A boat owner who has his vessel docked on Lake Chelan at Harris Marina had an unhappy surprise Sunday, when his craft sunk to the bottom of the lake. Mark Evans and Reed Courtney tell KOZI about what happened and the effort it took to retrieve it.

[1/17/20] Chelan’s Winterfest has activities for all ages

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Winterfest kicks off this weekend with a full schedule of events in Chelan, from horse-drawn carriage rides to live musics and fireworks. Listen to Morgan from the Lake Chelan Chamber tell KOZI what to expect.

[1/16/20] Snow for Winterfest! How are the driving conditions?

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Most of north central Washington experienced three or more inches of snow overnight. Kermit McClellan tells KOZI what you can expect on the roads in the Lake Chelan valley.

[1/15/20] With bitter temps, Chelan PUD shares tips with KOZI

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Kimberlee Craig from the Chelan PUD tells KOZI how to keep your pipes from freezing during this cold snap, as well as provides other tips for staying warm this winter.

[1/15/20] Winter in Lake Chelan art show opening Friday

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KOZI talks to Maggie Jarr, Lake Chelan Arts Council secretary, about “Lake Chelan in Winter,” an art show that opens at Radiance Winery in Manson this Friday. Image: Snow Bird” by artist/photographer Lance Stark

[12/9/19] Burn ban in effect

Posted in Weather

(AUDIO) A stage 1 burn ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces began Sunday and will be in effect through noon on Wednesday.