Regional News

Wolverine Fire Grows to Nearly 16,000 Acres


Aug 02, 2015
The Wolverine Fire, burning on the west shore of Lake Chelan, made significant growth over a 24 hour period.  A Saturday night…





WDFW extends deadline to apply for Master Hunter Advisory Group


Dec 18, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has extended the deadline to apply for membership on the department’s Master…

Forest Supervisor Mike Balboni to Retire


Dec 17, 2014
Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest Supervisor Mike Balboni has announced his plans to retire on January 3, 2015, from the Forest…

Sen. Brian Dansel Appointed Vice Chair of Key Senate Committees


Dec 12, 2014
On Tuesday evening the Majority Coalition Caucus announced the appointment of Sen. Brian Dansel, R-Republic, as Vice Chair of…

Shortened Timeframe to Apply for Forest Service Summer Jobs


Dec 05, 2014
US Forest Service managers have implemented a new centralized hiring process for temporary or seasonal jobs in national forests…

Salmon Recovery Projects Awarded $18 Million in Grants


Dec 05, 2014
Organizations in 29 counties were given $18 million in grants to restore salmon habitat and conserve pristine areas, helping…