The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi37° Chance Rain/Snow and Patchy Fog then Chance Rain

Tonight

Lo29° Chance Rain/Snow then Snow

Washington's Birthday

Hi38° Rain/Snow

Monday Night

Lo33° Rain

Tuesday

Hi47° Rain then Slight Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo29° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi39° Slight Chance Snow Showers

Wednesday Night

Lo23° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi37° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo24° Slight Chance Snow Showers

‘One hell of a barbecue’

Send to Kindle
Print This

MALAGA — Don Keeley happened to glance out his kitchen window last Saturday morning and saw smoke curling up from the grassy hillside across the road.

The 78-year-old Colockum resident is all too familiar with fire. A few years ago, he’d lost a shed full of antiques in a small grass fire near his home.

As he was calling 911, he saw the flames. Then he called his daughter, Cheryl, in Wenatchee, and asked her to come.

Keeley is among…

View my options or Sign in