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Wenatchee, WA USA
Thursday, February 20, 2020

Tag: U.S. Forest Service

You can enter the lottery to camp in the Enchantments...

The lottery for overnight camping in the Enchantments area of the Alpine Lake Wilderness will open at 7 a.m., Saturday, with the...

Memorial service will be March 14 for Forest Service employee who...

A memorial service will be held March 14 to honor Kimiko Nalle who died Jan. 24 when she was buried by snow that had...

Forest Service employee killed after snow from a roof buries her

Chelan County Fire District 6 personnel are mourning the loss of one of their own after a volunteer firefighter was buried in...

Permits for cutting Christmas trees available online starting Friday

For the first time, people can go online to get a permit to cut a Christmas tree in the National Forest.

Volunteers given access to gather firewood for veterans

The Forest Service opened a year-round gated road for one day this month in the Tonasket Ranger District to allow volunteers to gather firewood...

Several prescribed burns taking place in forests today

The Forest Service will be doing numerous prescribed burns in forests throughout the area today. The result could be smoke...

Forest Service will be asking people about their visit

Starting Tuesday, Forest Service crews will be stopping people going into and out of the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest for a quick chat.

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...

Remote wildfires in the region found new life this week

If you’ve seen hints of smoke in the Leavenworth or Chelan areas, it likely is coming from one of two stubborn wildfires.