Posts Tagged ‘North Central Washington’

High Fire Danger Today, Several Small Starts From Lightning

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…

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$8 Million In Grants For Outdoor Recreation and Habitat Preservation In NCW

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.

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It’s Not Summer Yet, But This Week Sure Feels Like It

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…

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KOHO Arts Corner – 40th Annual Regional High School Art Show

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center once again hosts the 40th Annual Regional High School Art Show, in cooperation with the North Central Educational Services District and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Museum visitors can see artwork from students in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan Counties, with winners recognized in seven categories as…

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2019 Legislature: Sen. Hawkins on Community Forest Projects Bill

12th District Senator Brad Hawkins joins Dan Langager every Tuesday on the KOHO Morning Show during the 2019 legislative session in Olympia. Today Hawkins talks about a bill he’s sponsoring that would create the Community Forest Grant Program and Community Forestland Account, authorizing state and local agencies, tribes, and qualified nonprofit organizations to apply for…

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