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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

CBS Seattle–07/16/2014

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Hundreds Battle Central Washington Wildfire

The fire has burned through nearly 30 square miles in Chelan County

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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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

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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Heat Wave Expected In Washington

Temperatures this weekend expected in the 80s to lower 90s in Western Washington and 90s to triple digits in Eastern Washington.

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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Best Red Wine and Chocolate Events in Washington

From one end of the state to the other, February brings out the best in Washington wines and artisan chocolates. Plan a visit to wine country for one of these delicious events with your someone special.

01/14/2013

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Best Weekend Road Trips in Washington January 11 – 13

Head out this weekend for the country’s FREE winter trails day, celebrate winter with a fine ale and an ice sculpture, or enjoy watching eagles in Skagit County. January is filled with fun things to do!

01/08/2013

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Guide to Lake Chelan’s January Winterfest

The charming town of Chelan is transformed in to a winter paradise for this annual event. Enjoy beautiful ice sculptures, live music, a beach bonfire, polar bear splash, chili cookoff, fireworks and more.

01/03/2013

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Best Out of Town Adventures This Weekend November 23 – 25

Lovely arts and crafts and wine events this weekend are just a short drive out of town. Get a away for the weekend, relax and do some sipping and shopping. Here’s where to go!

11/20/2012

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Firefighters Making Progress on Wildfires in Eastern WA

Thousands of firefighters are still battling five major wildfires in Eastern Washington that have burned a total of 186 square miles, but managers are increasingly confident they’re gaining control.

09/27/2012

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Guide to Crush Events at Washington Wineries

Fall weather means its time to harvest the grapes in Washington state. Bringing them in, and crushing them to start a new fermentation process is often called “Crush”. And with crush, comes a time to celebrate! Here are some great wine events to check out!

09/24/2012

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