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Manson wildfire defendant opts for trial instead of plea

WENATCHEE — An Everett man who admitted setting off a firework that caused a wildfire near Manson now says he wants a...

Milepost 20 Fire contained by nightfall

TRINIDAD — A brushfire initially estimated at 10 acres late Tuesday morning in south Douglas County grew to to three-alarm status shortly...

Brushfire burning near Douglas-Grant county line

TRINIDAD — A brushfire initially estimated at 10 acres was burning Tuesday afternoon off Stuhlmiller Road, eventually sparking a three- alarm response...

Rock Island fire is out after efforts by numerous firefighting agencies

The fire that whipped through the hills near Rock Island Monday evening has been extinguished, Douglas County Sheriff Kevin Morris said this...

PUD plans to fire-harden electric grid in Chelan Area

Making Chelan County’s electrical grid more resilient to future wildfires will not mean planned rolling blackouts such as California is experiencing lately....

Combine fire quickly spreads to field in Okanogan County

Late-season fires continue to plague Okanogan County Firefighters. Work is wrapping up now on the latest, a field fire...

Two vehicles catch on fire, spark brush fires on I-90

A pair of vehicle fires on Interstate 90 disrupted traffic and ignited a pair brush fires Wednesday. There...

Researchers got a rare look at thunderheads above the Williams Flats...

Federal atmospheric scientists last week got an "exceedingly rare" look at thunderheads rising above columns of wildfire smoke from the Williams Flats...

Fire near Stehekin expected to burn until fall rains, or snow...

After doubling in size Wednesday, Devore Creek Fire has been slowed After a rough couple of days this week...

Fires burning in wilderness near Leavenworth could mean smoky days

Three lightning-caused fires are smoldering in the wilderness near Leavenworth. That could mean hazy, if not smoky, conditions in...