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  1. Donald Edward HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    At the age of two, Don moved to the Okanogan area, where he had been a resident for over 85 years. He graduated from Okanogan High School in 1945, joined the Navy and, upon his return, became a millwright at Wagner Lumber Company in Twisp and retired from Biles Coleman/Crown Zellerbach Lumber Company in Omak in 1989.

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  2. It's not easy to estimate the fires' economic impactRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    As fires destroyed huge swaths of land in the region the daily focus was obviously and rightly on the physical damage being done.

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  3. Flash flooding causes collapse of three small damsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Three small dams in the upper Benson Creek area collapsed on Thursday, contributing to flooding and mudslides that destroyed homes, took out fences and irrigation equipment, and dug huge channels south of Twisp.

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  4. Highway 20 reopensRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRES...INCLUDING THE CARLTON... CHIWAUKUM...LITTLE BRIDGE Highway 20 between Twisp and Okanogan reopened at 4:20 p.m. this afternoon after mudslides closed it Thursday night.

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  5. Flooding on the heels of wildfire leaves region in shockRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE A POSSIBILITY IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRES...INCLUDING THE CARLTON... CHIWAUKUM...LITTLE BRIDGE Floodwaters cascade over a damaged stretch of Highway 153 this morning.

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  6. Flooding and mudslides reported across North Central WashingtonRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE A POSSIBILITY IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRES...INCLUDING THE CARLTON...CHIWAUKUM...LITTLE BRIDGE CREEK... DUNCAN...MILLS Homes along Highway 153 have been damaged and flooding and debris slides have been reported across parts of North Central Washington as severe thunderstorms moved across the region.

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  7. Hugh W. MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    He was a sports fanatic. He loved the Seahawks, Mariners, and Huskies and was an epic story teller.

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  8. More arrests made for back-burningRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Two Twisp men were arrested on suspicion of first-degree arson this week for lighting back-burns on the Carlton Complex fires in mid-July, including one who was arrested for separate burning incident last month.

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  9. Fire meeting set for TuesdayRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    A new Type 1 firefighting team taking over the Carlton Complex, Upper Falls Creek and Little Bridge Creek fires in the Methow Valley will host a public meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.

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  10. New evacuation advisories issued as fires growRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert met with fire officials managing the Chiwaukum Complex of fires burning in Chelan County on Monday.

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  11. Monte Lynn ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    He grew up in Okanogan with his siblings, Robert and Dawn, and graduated from Okanogan High School in 1967.

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  12. Fiberline cut, 911 outRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Anyone with an emergency who cannot reach the 911 dispatch center in Okanogan can go to the Twisp or Winthrop city halls, where they can reach a dispatcher by radio, he said.

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  13. Biggest fires behave as new fires spring upRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    We had quite a lightning show last night, so it's anybody's guess if we have new starts from that today," said Brian Scott, a spokesman for the Carlton Complex fires in Okanogan County.

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  14. Methow Valley wind storm knocks down hundreds of treesRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Areas around Twisp and Winthrop that were damaged by recent wildfires got hit Saturday afternoon with high winds that knocked down hundreds of trees.

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  15. Afternoon storms raise havoc on old fires, start new onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Highway 20 and Highway 153 have reopened to traffic. The American Red Cross has opened shelters at the Methow Community Center in Twisp and the Mazama Community Church near Mazama.

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  16. Sun Mountain, Twin Lakes evacuate for new fireRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Dozens of residents evacuated in the Twin Lakes and Elbow Coulee area, and along Highway 20 between Twisp and Winthrop.

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  17. New Methow Valley fire threatens homes, closes Highway 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    A new fire burning between Twisp and Winthrop has closed Highway 20 and forced the immediate evacuation of several roads.

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  18. Funeral Service DirectoryRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Frank Henry Austin, 81, of Wenatchee, and formerly of Twisp: 11 a.m. service, Barnes Chapel, Brewster; 1 p.m., graveside service to follow at Beaver Creek Cemetery, Twisp; 5 to 7 p.m. July 30, visitation, Barnes Chapel, Brewster.

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  19. Frank Henry AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    Frank spent the last four years at Colonial Vista as a result of a horrific car accident in June of 2010.

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  20. New wildfire totals: 300 homes destroyedRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    This was the scene July 18 as fire raced along Balky Hill above Twisp. John Button of Twisp shot this photo from Twisp about 4 p.m., using a telephoto lens.

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