Lake in Chelan County Gets New Name Instead Of Racist OneA lake in Chelan County will be renamed in honor of an African American prospector to replace its racist label.
Washington Wildfire Burns Through Alp-Like Terrain A wind-fueled wildfire chased people from nearly 900 homes in Washington state as it burned through a landscape so reminiscent of the Alps a nearby village adopted a Bavarian theme to attract tourists.
Wildfires Prompt State Of Emergency Declaration A state of emergency has been declared in 20 Eastern Washington counties because of multiple wildfires that threaten several hundred homes
Hundreds Battle Central Washington Wildfire The fire has burned through nearly 30 square miles in Chelan County
Wildfire Threatens Homes In Chelan County A new wildfire in central Washington has burned about 5,000 acres, or nearly 8 square miles, of brush and grass in Chelan County
Pot Shop Hopeful Sues Wenatchee Over Ban Whether cities in Washington state can ban marijuana businesses is the subject of new lawsuit
Seattle Mushroom Hunter Missing In Chelan CountyAbout 30 searchers with the help of a dog on the ground and a helicopter in the air are looking for a mushroom hunter who has been missing since Saturday on national forest land about 10 miles north of Lake Wenatchee.
Mudslides Expected In Puget Sound Region, Flooding In Central WashingtonThe National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for portions of Washington because of heavy rains expected Tuesday and Wednesday.
Helicopter Rescues Boy On Mountain Peak In Chelan Co.A King County sheriff's spokeswoman says the sheriff's helicopter has plucked an ailing 10-year-old boy from the 7,000-foot level of a peak in central Washington.