The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo33° Decreasing Clouds

Saturday

Hi47° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo37° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi41° Decreasing Clouds

Sunday Night

Lo24° Slight Chance Snow

Monday

Hi35° Chance Snow

Monday Night

Lo23° Chance Snow

Tuesday

Hi30° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo15° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi27° Partly Sunny

Hunter gets blame for California fire

Send to Kindle
Print This

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A hunter who allowed an illegal fire to escape caused the massive fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park, investigators from the U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday morning.

No arrests have been made in the case and the hunter’s name is being withheld “pending further investigation,” the Forest Service said in a news release.

U.S. Forest Service spokesman Ray Mooney said he didn’t know if the fire was a campfire, where the hunter was from…

View my options or Sign in

 

Look!

We've got special online subscription rates for you.
Get 24-hour access to wenatcheeworld.com AND the Digital Edition. Just $12 for twelve weeks, introductory price. Offer only good until October 31.
SUBSCRIBE NOW
Wenatchee World subscribers:
Digital access is included with your subscription.
Subscriber login