Regional News

Morel Mushroom Harvesting Permits on Sale Soon


Apr 15, 2016
Permits go on sale April 18 for commercial harvesting of mushrooms from the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Permits will be…





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…

WDFW seeks comments on update to State Wildlife Plan


Aug 11, 2015
State wildlife managers are seeking public comments on updates to the State Wildlife Action Plan, which identifies 268 fish and…

Washington State Patrol Phone Compromised


Aug 04, 2015
The Washington State Patrol (WSP) Headquarter’s telephone was compromised . The WSP received 30 complaints from citizens stating…

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…