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Washington State Fire at Tourism Spot is Mostly Contained
LEAVENWORTH  (AP) — A wildfire burning at a popular Washington state hiking and skiing destination is largely under control after burning for two days.
Northwest Incident Management Team spokesman Brendan Cowan says the fire near the town of Leavenworth was 78 percent contained Thursday mo…
Residents Told to Leave as Fire Burns in Chelan County
LEAVENWORTH (AP) — Authorities are telling some residents to leave immediately as a fire that started at an old log yard burns north of Leavenworth.
Deputy State Fire Marshal Melissa Gannie says stacks of logs at an old mill burned and spread to downed timber, brush and standing timber Tuesday …
Search Suspended for Climber Near Leavenworth
CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. (AP) — Officials say the search for a Portland man who planned to climb Colchuck Peak near Leavenworth but failed to return on time has been suspended.
The Chelan County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Tuesday the search has been suspended due to rain and snow.…
Search Continues for Climber Near Leavenworth
CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. (AP) — A search continues for a Portland man who planned to climb Colchuck Peak near Leavenworth but failed to return on time.
KIRO-TV reports that the Chelan County Sheriff's Office planned to resume the search on Tuesday...