Posts Tagged ‘Fire season’

Chelan County Fire District #1 Preparing For Fire Season, Station Upgrades

Chelan County Fire District #1 Fire Chief Mike Burnett joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about seasonal and permanent hires ahead of this year’s fire season, a few small burns that have already popped up this spring, predicting the type of fires ahead based on dry fuels and vegetation and major renovations…

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Wrapping Up Red Cross Month With Hometown Heroes Celebration

The American Red Cross is recognizing the country’s everyday heroes during Red Cross Month. Hometown Heroes is a way to recognize good deeds done in the community and the 10th annual celebration takes place tonight at the Wenatchee Convention Center. Megan Snow, Executive Director of the Greater Inland Northwest chapter of American Red Cross, joins Dan Langager to…

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Even With $1.2 Million, Proposed Emergency Operations Center Still In Limbo

Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about his recent meeting with Chelan County Commissioners and the Port of Chelan County about a new Emergency Operations Center in Olds Station to serve all of North Central Washington. The project has so far received $1.2 million in state grants,…

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Wenatchee Valley College Launching Wildland Fire Program At Omak Campus

The need for a wildland fire program at Wenatchee Valley College started after the devastating 2014-2015 fire seasons. That program is now in the development phase, and you can get involved. Marcus Bellissimo has the story. For more information or to attend the public forum tomorrow in Omak contacting Wildland Fire Instructor Marshall Brown at mbrown@wvc.edu or 509-422-7806.

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