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Saturday, January 18, 2020
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Fire north of Winthrop burns about 140 acres before crews gain...

Crews from multiple agencies moved quickly Wednesday on a fast-moving fire that broke out about five miles north of Winthrop.

Man killed when vehicle plunges off Highway 20

A man was killed when his vehicle went off State Route 20 and plunged about 300 feet down a steep embankment.

Federal grant helps keep smokejumper base in Winthrop

The Methow Valley State Airport in Winthrop has received a $1.1 million grant that will enable it to continue to serve as the North...

Senator Hawkins Sets Dates for 12th District Listening Tour

OLYMPIA…Sen. Brad Hawkins has announced the times and locations for his 12th District “listening tour” in mid-September. Similar to his listening tour last fall, Hawkins...

Crescent Mountain Fire reaches 34-percent containment

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Area fires prompt air quality warning

WENATCHEE- The Wenatchee Valley continues to struggle with poor air quality caused by a multitude of wildfires burning around the Pacific Northwest and Canada. Here was...

Twisp Area Fire Trigger Level 2 Evacuations

WINTHROP, WA.- The Gilbert Fire Complex burning in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest near the headwaters of the Twisp River grew in size from 250 acres...

WSDOT reopens Methow Valley State Airport

WINTHROP- Following a 45-day closure to restore the pavement of the 22-year-old Methow Valley State Airport runway, the Washington State DOT has reopened it following...

DOT Crews Remember Tootsie Clark, The Cinnamon Bun Lady

WINTHROP. WA-Today’s scheduled reopening of the SR 20  North Cascades Highway just won’t be the same without Tootsie Clark. Tootsie, who died last fall, was...

North Cascades Highway to Reopen Friday

Despite challenges with spring snow and avalanche conditions, State Route 20/North Cascade Highway is on track to reopen Friday morning at 10. Over the...