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Brett Read Burn Recovery Fund


Aug 15, 2018
Local volunteer firefighter Brett Read was severely burned while fighting the Grass Valley Fire in Douglas County on August 11,…





Okanogan County Air Quality Public Health Advisory


Aug 08, 2018
Okanogan County Public Health (OCPH) has issued an air advisory as a result of wildfire smoke effecting the air quality in…

CRESCENT MOUNTAIN AND GILBERT FIRES Update 8-5


Aug 05, 2018
TWISP (August 5, 2018 :10:00am) Crescent Mountain Acres:7,671 Gilbert Acres: 38  Personnel: 180 Location: Approximately 16…

GILBERT FIRE Update 8-4


Aug 04, 2018
TWISP (August 4, 2018:7:00am) Acres: 7000 Personnel: 110 Location: 21 miles west of Twisp Start Date: July 28,…

GILBERT FIRE Update 8-3


Aug 03, 2018
TWISP (August 3, 2018:7:00am) Acres: 6000 Personnel: 98 Location: 21 miles west of Twisp Start Date: July 28,…

Effective Aug. 2, DNR Bans Outdoor Burning Statewide


Aug 01, 2018
Ninety-six percent of the state is experiencing drought-like conditions, which means a high risk of wildfires. In response,…