The Department of Natural Resources announced a statewide burn ban effective July 1 through Sept. 30 on all DNR protected lands.
“We are getting into our fire season, and fuels are getting dryer,” said Koshare Eagle, DNR assistant region manager for resource protection and services.
Eagle’s region spans from Chelan County south to Klickitat County. She’s been involved in wildfire for 16 years
“We don’t want people abandoning their fires. They should put their fires completely out,” she said. “The…