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SR 20 North Cascades Highway to reopen April 22


Apr 21, 2016
Crews expect to swing open the winter closure gates to State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22.…





Harts Pass Road Closed Due to Wildfire


Aug 14, 2015
Crews responded to fires from lightning Wednesday and again Friday morning. The Tatie Peak Fire is burning in moderate fuel in…

Okanogan Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Child Porn


Aug 13, 2015
Randy Zacherle, age 55, of Okanogan, was sentenced Thursday to ten years in federal prison  after having previously been…

Two New Lightning-Caused Fires in the Methow Valley


Aug 13, 2015
Lightning late Wednesday night ignited two fires on the Methow Valley Ranger District in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.…

Flood Watch Issued for Methow Valley


Aug 13, 2015
...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED ON FRIDAY... .A STRONG LOW PRESSURE WILL PROMOTE SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS…

Nine Mile Fire Over 100 Acres


Aug 13, 2015
Several fires ignited this afternoon off the Chesaw Road in the Nine Mile area east of Oroville.  Fire officials now say that…