Regional News

Forest Damage Reports Coming In


May 02, 2016
Road damage is becoming visible as snow melts off forest roads.  Flooding that occurred last fall, over the winter and into the…





Fires Growing. Some Contained on MVRD


Aug 15, 2015
Dry, windy conditions allowed several fires on the Methow Valley Ranger District to grow substantially Friday. Evacuations were…

Target shooting at Methow Wildlife Area closed to reduce wildfire risk


Aug 14, 2015
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will close its Methow Wildlife Area to target shooting Aug. 15-Sept. 14 to…

Lightning Storm Ignites New Wildfires


Aug 14, 2015
Forest Service fire crews responded to 11 lightning ignited fires in and adjacent to the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest this…

Stickpin Fire Now 12,500 Acres


Aug 14, 2015
Fire crews witnessed active torching and running on the Stickpin Fire all night.  Fire growth has significantly expanded in the…

Stickpin Fire in Ferry County Over 3000 Acres


Aug 13, 2015
– The Stickpin Fire burning on Kettle Crest south of Profanity Peak near the old Leona Fire Scar was 2,000 acres as of the 4pm…