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The latest news around the Northwest! If you hear of or see any newsworthy event feel free to share it with us. HERE or call 509-888-2020

Ephrata Most Affordable

Ephrata tops list of affordable homes in state

If you’re looking for an affordable place to invest in a home, Ephrata should be on your radar. According to the website SmartAsset, Ephrata is the most-affordable place to purchase a...
badly burned firefighter

Badly burned firefighter in coma at Seattle’s Harborview

A firefighter who was badly burned while battling a wildfire in Okanogan County Sunday remains in serious condition at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. Okanogan County Emergency...
grey wolf meetings cancelled

WDFW cancels wolf meetings due to threats of violence

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) cancels a series of wolf public planning meetings due to threats of violence. The open houses are being rescheduled as online interactive webinars this...
OPT wolf pack

WDFW kills remaining members of OPT wolf pack

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced over the weekend that the four remaining members of the OPT wolf pack has been lethally removed. A news release issued...
Williams Flat Fire

Williams Flats Fire grows to 10,000 acres. Smoke drifts into Wenatchee

Wildland Firefighters continue efforts to contain a large lightning-caused brush fire that flared up Friday near Lake Roosevelt. The Williams Flats Fire is reported at over 10,400 acres and growing...

North Cascade grizzly bear plans reopened for public comment

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and National Park Service announced this week that they will reopen public comment on plans to restore endangered Grizzly Bears into the North Cascades. The two...
Moses Lake AIrport

Electric commuter jet coming to Moses Lake Airport

Moses Lake Airport has been selected by an Israeli-based company to test fly a new electric-powered commuter aircraft. The announcement was made earlier this week at the Paris Air show where officials...

Governor Jay Inslee’s expanded drought emergency declaration includes the Wenatchee Watershed

Governor Jay Inslee expanded the drought emergency declaration this morning to cover nearly half of Washington state, including the Wenatchee Watershed. The expansion is due to worsened, poor...
Graybill on Columbia Closure

Salmon fishing closure on Columbia no surprise to WDF&W Commissioner

The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife has announced a summer salmon fishing closure for the entire Columbia River. Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Dave Graybill says, unfortunately, this came as...

North Cascade Highway reopens

It was an annual rite of spring when the North Cascades Highway reopened this morning. In preparation, the Washington State Department of Transportation this week brought out what...