Friday Aug 22
Auvil Fire grows to 1,000 acres
Thursday afternoon lightning sparked a fire that quickly grew to 1,000 acres overnight near Daroga State Park north of Orondo.
Lightning-started fire burns sheds
Orondo and Chelan fire departments responded to the fire and were able to put it out before it spread to a nearby log home, said Orondo Fire Chief Jim Oatey.
Truck driver saves dogs, but loses truck
A semi-truck and trailer ended up partially submergered in the Columbia River Saturday morning, when the truck left Highway 97 near Orondo.
Helping hands on the ranch: Fires don't stop Massachusetts youth group's mission in Orondo
A dedicated group of teens from Evangel Assembly out of Wilbraham, Mass., arrived in Central Washington on Saturday to start a weeklong outreach mission to volunteer and help charities and organizations in the area.