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Photo Gallery: Crews extinguish wildfire off Highway 97 in Chelan

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.

Wild and wooly ride

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.

Feds to remove feral pigs from wildlife area

EPHRATA — Feral pigs have taken up residence in part of the Columbia Basin Wildlife Area, but if state and federal officials have their way, their stay will be short-lived.

Driver flees, passenger hospitalized

CHELAN — The State Patrol is looking for the driver of a pickup truck who fled the scene of a crash on Highway 97A early Thursday morning, leaving a Chicago man injured.

Three-week road closure planned

LEAVENWORTH — Forest Road No. 7605 — also known as Doctor Bob Creek Road off the Icicle Creek Road — will close to all public access for about three weeks beginning Aug. 1.

Inside the Eastwood-Wenatchee hoax

WENATCHEE — A brief social media rumor swept town last week that megastar Clint Eastwood wanted to make Wenatchee his home.

Fire weather forecast for the weekend

NCW — A dry “cold” front will enter central and central-southeastern Washington this weekend, producing gusty winds and potential for rapid spread of grass and brush fires.

Teen identified after lake fatality

EPHRATA — The teen boy who died Sunday in Billy Clapp Lake was identified Friday as 15-year-old Angel Bustos Gonzales of Soap Lake.