wildfires

[7/24/19] Lightning Strikes Put Firefighters Into Action

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Yesterday’s thunder cell dropped more than 500 lightning strikes across the eastern slopes of the Cascades in Central Washington. The U.S. Forest Service said they’ve actively responded to eight fires from 15 smoke reports in Chelan County, as well as some in Kittitas and Yakima Counties, over the last 24 hours. One spot is in […]

[7/24/19] ACTIVE FIRES

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072419 ACTIVE FIRES After over 500 recorded lightning strikes, the US Forest service says there are two fires burning about twenty-five miles uplake on Lake Chelan.  Kari Grover-Weir with the Chelan Ranger District says both fires are roughly an acre in size, firefighters are working both events and air support is dropping water drawn out […]

[8/17/18] Friday Morning Fire Activity

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A thunder/lightning storm caused several new fires Friday morning.

[8/14/18] Air Quality Alert in Effect

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AIR QUALITY ALERT UNTIL 10 AM WEDNESDAY

[8/10/18] Cougar Creek Fire Update – 8/10 3:30 pm

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The latest on the Cougar Creek and Lost Fires.