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Saturday, September 21, 2019
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Planned burns taking place in forests throughout the area

If you see smoke in the area today, it most likely is the result of Forest Service burning. The...

Forest Service roads covered with debris after slides

U.S. Forest Service photo The heavy rains that deluged much of North Central Washington in the past few...

Forest Service has aggressive forest burning plan for fall

The relatively smoke-free summer we've enjoyed may change a bit this fall. U.S. Forest Service crews will conduct numerous...

Forest Service imposes restrictions on campfires

As fire danger increases with the heat, the Forest Service has tightened restrictions on campfires, but not completely banned them. The...

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...

Campgrounds fill up as Memorial Day approaches

If your Memorial Day holiday plans involve camping in the national forest, you’d best get an early start....

Last year’s fires create busy season for mushroom hunters

Chelan County Emergency Management officials are reminding mushroom hunters headed into areas burned by the Cougar Creek Fire...

Forest Service warns of potential hazards on roads in forests

The U.S. Forest Service is reminding people who are venturing into the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest that they should be on the lookout for hazards...

Mountain goats will return to the North Cascades

Beginning Monday, a coalition of state and federal agencies, with support from local tribes, began translocating mountain goats from Olympic National Park to the...

Crescent Mountain Fire creeps down Twisp River, grows to 7,671 acres

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