Wenatchee Complex Fire

Northwest Fires
7:51 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Pateros Residents Try To Make Sense Of Destruction Left By Wildfire

    The wildfires burning in central Washington prompted another round of evacuations last night (Friday night). Sheriff's deputies urged residents around some edges of a sprawling fire in Okanogan County to leave. 

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Progress On Northwest Fires
4:55 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

Firefighters Gain Upper Hand On Northwest Fires

Successful burnout operations reduced the ground fuels, but maintained larger trees in near Sisters, Ore.
Tom Iraci InciWeb

Firefighters are making progress on several massive blazes around the Northwest. In Oregon, the Pole Creek Fire near Sisters is around 70 percent contained. Crews in central Washington are getting the upper hand on the 53,000-acre Wenatchee Complex, where another blaze flared up yesterday. And in Idaho fire bosses report minimal activity at the Mustang Complex along the Idaho-Montana border.

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Central Washington Wildfires
5:27 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Weather Helps Central Wash. Fire, But Not For Long

Smoke from the Wenatchee Complex Fire pours into the sky around Wenatchee, Wash.
Wenatchee Valley Rappellers

Smoke in central Washington is so thick schools sent kids home early in the town of Cashmere. They’ll start two hours later Friday.

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Central Washington Wildfires
3:54 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Smoke Continues To Create Haze In Central Washington

This infrared satellite image shows smoke rising from several fires in central Washington.
National Weather Service

Smoke continues to create a haze over central Washington. Several wildfires are burning near Wenatchee. Correspondent Jessica Robinson reports from the scene.

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Central Washington Wildfires
4:47 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

Smoke, Haze Cover Central Washington

Smoke billows from a lightning-sparked fire in the hills outside Wenatchee, Wash.
teresia Flickr

A smoky haze is covering much of central Washington Wednesday. At least four significant wildfires are burning around Wenatchee. About 150 homes have been evacuated there, along with another 40 near the town of Cashmere. Fire managers have told even more people to be ready to flee.

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