Law Enforcement / Public Safety

6 p.m. Spromberg Canyon Fire Update

KOHO’s Dan Langager reports on the latest with the Spromberg Fire burning north of Leavenworth, including news that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the fire and the fire is now 50% contained.

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12 p.m. Spromberg Canyon Fire Update

KOHO’s Dan Langager reports on the latest with the Spromberg Fire burning north of Leavenworth, including news just in that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the fire. FEMA Region 10 Acting Regional Administrator Sharon Loper determined the fire threatened such destruction as…

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6 a.m. Spromberg Canyon Fire Update

Public Information Officer for the Spromberg Fire Annie Schmidt joins Chris Hansen to provide an update on the fire burning near Leavenworth. High winds overnight kept flames going in the stacked lumber of an old log yard on Spromberg Canyon Road, but firefighters contained small spot fires to the east.

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9 p.m. Spromberg Canyon Fire Update

9 p.m. Spromberg Canyon Fire Update: State fire assistance is mobilizing for the Spromberg Fire north of Leavenworth near the intersection of Chumstick Highway and Spromberg Canyon Road. Washington State Patrol Chief John Batiste authorized Chelan County Fire District 3 Chief Kelly O’Brien’s request for state resources at 4:45 p.m. today. The fire started today,…

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