With the heavy rain we received over the weekend, you’d think there would be no chance of lighting caused fire. But in fact, there were over twenty. Marcus Bellissimo reports. …Read More
As a home to tech giants like Microsoft and Amazon, Washington State has become synonymous with tech. At first glance, the eastern side of the state may be overlooked as a technology hub that it’s become. But the tech jobs aren’t just in King County anymore, they’re right here. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
A cold front rolling over North Central Washington is causing lightning strikes, worrying fire officials. Bolts streaked above west and north Wenatchee early this morning. Chelan County District #1 and State DNR fire crews responded to several small starts up Horse Lake Reserve and Burch Mountain.
A Red Flag Warning and Fire Weather Watch are in effect today from hot temps and high winds, leading to a high fire danger.…Read More
The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Funding Board announced the award of more than $126 million in grants to a suite of 333 projects that build and maintain outdoor recreation facilities and conserve wildlife habitat and working farms and forests around the state. A little over $8 million of those dollars were invested in NCW.…Read More
Forecasters say people in much of the Pacific Northwest should prepare for warmer than normal temperatures this week with highs into the 90s in some areas.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory from noon today through tomorrow night.
And although we can expect temperatures to cool off next week, they’ll still remain above normal, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
Projects ranging from minor to major can now get underway or be completed, as this year’s legislative session in Olympia has wrapped. The 12th District received $63 million in funding from the capital budget, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
A bill aimed at agricultural workers was discussed in the Washington House of Representatives. Sponsors say it would create an office to oversee guest workers in the state. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
This week is work zone safety awareness week, a national and statewide campaign that kicked-off yesterday. It honors those who lost their lives on the job, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
From performing CPR to mountain rescues to evacuating residents from a fire – just a few of the things that make a Hometown Hero. Marcus Bellissimo has the details.…Read More
When the snow clears on area roads, all the roadside trash that been there all winter becomes visible. And the Department of Ecology wants put teenagers to work cleaning it up. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More