Live Structure Fire Training in Orondo


ORONDO, WA.- It looked like the real thing last night when a Orondo area home erupted into flames. But it was only a training exercise for crews with Chelan County Fire District 4 Orondo.

photo provided by Orondo Firefighters Association

It was located off Highway 97. The older single story wood-frame home was located off Highway 97. The flames from the fire were visible from the highway. The exercise was labeled a success. Thanks to the Orondo Firefighter’s Association for sharing the photo.


Previous articleChelan PUD Issues Columbia River Warning
Next articleEastmont Soccer Advances Behind Espinoza Brothers
Steve Hair
Steve Hair is a 40-year veteran broadcast journalist who comes to NCW LIFE TV after a long career in radio. Steve and his wife Lynette and their three sons moved to the Wenatchee Valley from Central California in 1992. Steve served as News Director for KPQ News where he covered a multitude of stories of importance to North Central Washington, including two of Washington State’s largest wildfires. During his radio career Steve has received many awards from organizations such as the Associated Press, (Sacramento and Seattle Bureaus) The Washington State Farm Bureau, and the California Medical Association. Steve is a sports addict. Time off usually finds him sprawled out on the couch watching the Seahawks, Mariners or anything that prevents him from doing house chores.