Posts Tagged ‘Firefighting’

Horselake Brush Fire Wrap-Up with Chief Mike Burnett

A human-caused brush fire broke out Sunday afternoon in the Horselake Preserve west of Wenatchee. The fire claimed two outbuildings at the old homestead there and 20 acres of grass. Local, regional and federal agencies responded, along with three helicopters making water drops. Level 1 evacuations were in place as a precaution for the Horselake…

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Manson Fire Dept. Receives Major Federal Grant

Some new equipment is coming to firefighters in the Manson area. Chelan County Fire District #5 received a grant from the federal government to buy personal breathing devices. Icicle Broadcasting’s Jay Witherbee has the details.

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