A brush fire near Highway 97 in Chelan was contained Saturday night after burning 20 acres of sage brush. Level 3 evacuation notices were issued to 40 to 50 homes in the area, all of which were downgraded to Level 1 after fire crews subdued the blaze at 7:30 p.m.
Our North Central Washington communities are taking meaningful and crucial steps to address the threat of wildfire and increase community resilience. The foundation is being laid to make our region a national model of reducing the threat from wildfire.
Kayos Risley storms out of the shoot on a lamb during the "Mutton Bustin" event at the Chelan Jr. Rodeo on Saturday. The rodeo is held annually on the weekend before the main Chelan Rodeo and is open to ages 2 to 18.