Local News

DNR lifts statewide burn ban


Sep 25, 2014
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced that the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands has been…





Carlton Complex Fire Update


Jul 19, 2014
The Carlton Complex fires started on July 14, by lightning from a weather system that moved through the Methow Valley. The fires…

Evacuation Information - Update


Jul 18, 2014
Currently the Fire Activity in our area has effected Pateros, Brewster, the Chiliwist area, Lower Methow Valley and Malott.  …

Community Foundation of NCW Establishes Fire Relief Fund


Jul 18, 2014
The Community Foundation of NCW has established a Fire Relief Fund to assist those who have been affected by the devastating…

Afternoon Fire Update


Jul 18, 2014
Level 3 Evacuations are now in effect for B&O Road in Malott. ***Red Cross Shelters for evacuees include:  Omak…

HWY 97 Closed Due to Fire


Jul 17, 2014
Highway 97 has been closed from MP 257 to Pateros due to fire activity. The Sheriff's Office says the fire is very close to the…