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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Tag: Fire

East Wenatchee townhomes struck by afternoon fire

EAST WENATCHEE — A fire emptied an East Wenatchee apartment building Monday afternoon, but no lives were lost. The...

Priest Rapids Dam experiences second fire in one of its exciter...

PRIEST RAPIDS DAM — A small early-morning fire broke out Monday in a component at Priest Rapids Dam — the second such...

Fire destroys family’s home in Rock Island

A Rock Island family is displaced after their home was destroyed by fire Monday night. The blaze was first...

Fire district wins more than $1 million through FEMA grant

EAST WENATCHEE — East Wenatchee’s fire district can hire five new firefighters thanks to a new $1 million dollar FEMA grant.

Woman accused of setting housefire with disabled resident inside

WATERVILLE — An East Wenatchee woman is accused of setting fire to her own home earlier this week, then leaving a disabled...

East Wenatchee home burned

An East Wenatchee home sustained damage in a Sunday afternoon fire. Crews from Douglas and Chelan County were called out around 2:30 pm to...

Goats released to help wildfire prevention in Wenatchee

Herds of goats fled into the Wenatchee Foothills today in an effort to help prevent wildfires in the area.

Forest Service elevates NCW’s fire danger to high

Earlier today, the Forest Service elevated the fire danger in much of North Central Washington from moderate to high. This includes the...

Fire destroys three trailer houses in Wheeler

A faulty refrigerator may be the cause of a fire that destroyed three trailer houses in the small town of Wheeler, just...

Motor home catches fire along Lakeshore Drive in Chelan

A motor home fire along Lakeshore Drive in Chelan sent up a big plume of smoke about 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon but...