Washington

[8/12/19] Colville Indian Reservation Fire Now 62 Square Miles

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Firefighters are trying to prevent a fast-growing wildfire from jumping the Columbia River. The fire on the Colville Indian Reservation was likely started by lightning last Friday and has since grown to about 62 square miles. The fire, southeast of the town of Keller, Washington, is moving east and has almost reached the banks of […]

[8/30/17] Air quality alert in effect

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An air quality alert has been issued by the Washington Department of Ecology for Douglas, Chelan and Okanogan Counties. Including but not limited to the communities of Omak, Twisp, Winthrop and Chelan.