Wildfire Rages In Remote Grasslands In Washington State A wildfire burning in dry grasslands in a lowly populated part of central Washington state grew dramatically on Thursday, driven by hot weather and gusty winds.
Man Arrested, Charged With Arson In Washington Wildfire That Destroyed 30 HomesThe Sleepy Hollow fire burned 2,950 acres and destroyed 29 homes
Sheriff Seeking Info On Person At Start Of Sleepy Hollow WildfireAuthorities have said the fire, which started June 28, was human-caused, though they were still determining whether it was intentional or on accident.
Officials: Wenatchee Wildfire Likely Human-CausedAuthorities say a wildfire that has destroyed nearly 30 homes in the central Washington city of Wenatchee was likely human-caused
Crews Hope To Make Strong Gains Against WildfireThe fire was about 10 percent contained as of Tuesday morning, but that number is expected to jump dramatically
Residents Pick Through Charred Remains Of HomesDespite the destruction, no residents were hurt. However, three firefighters suffered minor injuries.
'Mind Blowing' Flames Destroy Homes In Central WashingtonThe wildfires hit parts of central and eastern Washington over the weekend as the state is struggling with a severe drought. Mountain snowpack is at extremely low levels, and about one-fifth of the state's rivers and streams are at record low levels.
Washington Ferries Getting Back On ScheduleWith a leak in its stern freshly patched at a Vancouver, British Columbia, dry dock, the Washington state ferry Wenatchee returned to service Friday on the Edmonds-Kingston route.
Pot Shop Hopeful Sues Wenatchee Over Ban Whether cities in Washington state can ban marijuana businesses is the subject of new lawsuit
Wenatchee Man Making Snow For Winter Games In RussiaA Wenatchee man and snow-making expert is joining other snowmakers from around the world to make sure there is enough snow covering the slopes for the Olympic Games next month.
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.