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Friday, August 14, 2020

Tag: US Forest Service

Forest Service to begin prescribed burning

Over the next several weeks, communities along the east slopes of the Cascades may see a different type of smoke column rising above the tree...

Restrictions Eased on Campfires

With rain and cooler temperatures coming into Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is now permitting campfires in designated campgrounds on State managed...

Fire Update: Jolly Mountain, Norse Peak and Jack Creek fires

An update on fires burning around North Central Washington… The Jolly Mountain Fire, located 11 miles Northwest of Cle Elum, continues to burn in the...

Dozers Begin Containment of Uno Fire

The Uno Fire has expanded to 900 acres as crews continue to build containment lines. The fire started from an unknown cause on August...

Firefighters Put Out Highway 2 Brush Fire

A multiple-agency response put a stop to a potenially dangerous wildfire along US Highway 2 West of Leavenworth Saturday afternoon. Firefighters with Lake Wenatchee...

Diamond Creek Fire swells to 12,000 acres, smoke from B.C. fires...

MAZAMA- The Diamond Creek Fire in the Pasayten Wilderness in Northeast Washington continues to burn along steep slopes in the Diamond Creek Drainage and Billy...

NCWLIFE Evening News August 4

WENATCHEE, WA - Now the latest news from NCWLIFE and Grant Olson.  And now, a few of the stories we’re following for you tonight...

Wenatchee’s Steve King Testifies Before US Senate Committee on Wildfire Technology

Washington,DC- Wenatchee’s Director of Community Development was in Washington DC Thursday to testify before a US Senate Committee. Steve King was invited by ranking...

Firefighter dies in Montana Fire

US Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell reports a firefighter dies while fighting the Lolo Peak Fire in Montana. 29 year old Brent Witham, of the...

Diamond Creek fire continues to grow north of Mazama

MAZAMA- A forest fire continues to rage in the Pasayten Wilderness in Northeast Washington State. The latest news off the Diamond Creek Fire reports it...