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North Fork Salmon Creek Road Closed due to Debris Slide


May 05, 2017
Several campers were temporarily stranded when a mud and debris slump caused by rains from Thursday night’s thunder storm…





Pearrygin Lake State Park reopens Thursday


Aug 01, 2014
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission reopened Pearrygin Lake State Park Thursday, July 31, for camping and day…

Carlton Complex Fire Update for Aug 1


Aug 01, 2014
August 1, 2014 8 a.m.                Special Message:  Support our Methow Valley residents impacted by fire by visiting and…

Industrial fire precaution levels rise in Okanogan County


Jul 31, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced today the following changes in the industrial fire…

Power Still Out for 640 Customers


Jul 30, 2014
There  are approximately  640 customers  still affected  by the Carlton  Complex  fire outage.  Due to the terrain and number…

Team Rubicon Assistance Available for Pateros, Neighboring Communities


Jul 30, 2014
While Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster relief group, has been tasked by the city of Pateros to manage its wildfire relief…