Lake Chelan

Injured Firefighter Undergoes SurgeryOne of the firefighters injured while battling a blaze in north-central Washington underwent his first surgery but remains in critical condition.
Washington Tragedy Highlights Firefighters' Youth, Passion
Tourists Flee Washington Town As Wildfire Threatens HomesMany tourists have fled this scenic lakeside town in the Cascade Mountain range that counts on money from summer visitors after wildfires burned dozens of homes and continued to threaten many more.
Chelan Wildfires Remain Threat; Hot, Dry Weather ExpectedCrews continue their battle Monday with several large fires threatening home in the Chelan area in central Washington.
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
Fireworks May Have Started Wildfire Near Lake ChelanFireworks set off by someone in a boat on the Fourth of July may have started the wildfire that burned more than three square miles above the north shore of Lake Chelan, a Department of Natural Resources spokeswoman said.
Best Weekend Getaways In Washington February 8 - 10It's time to party! Mardi Gras events, red wine, chocolate, antiques and more are just a road trip away from Seattle. Want to get out of town this weekend and explore? Here's your chance!
Best Red Wine and Chocolate Events in WashingtonFrom 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.
Best Out of Town Adventures This Weekend Jan 18 - 20Got a hankering to head out of town? Just a short drive from Seattle will take you to Chelan's Winterfest, Outhouse Races, Skagit's Eagle Festival, a Bavarian Ice Festival, a Brewfest, a Wine and Seafood Festival and much more. Here are some of our favorites.
Guide to Lake Chelan's January WinterfestThe 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.