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Brewster, Washington is located in Okanogan County. Zip codes in Brewster, WA include 98812. The median home price in Brewster is $199,000. More Brewster information.

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Yesterday | Lake Chelan Mirror

Western Washington Volleyball to play at Chelan HS

The current Great Northwest Athletic Conference champions will play an intersquad match Saturday, Aug. 23 at the Chelan High School gym at 7 p.m. Admission to the event is by way of a donation with all proceeds going to victims of the Carlton Complex Fire.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Lake Chelan Mirror

A helping hand

The Carlton Complex Wildfire swept through Pateros and Brewster earlier this month, taking more than 300 homes with it.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Olympian

Fishing report for Aug. 12

South Sound: Point Defiance Boathouse Marina reports fishing in the area is good for those trolling with flasher and spoon in the Clay Banks and Dalco areas.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

KNDU

Destructive Washington Fire Empties Another Town

A massive wildfire that destroyed about 100 homes is forcing the residents of a second north-central Washington town to leave their homes, and a partial evacuation of a third community in the scenic Methow Valley is also underway.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Wenatchee World

Funeral Service Directory

Nadeen F. Carey, 84, of Wenatchee: 1 p.m. celebration of life service, Saddlerock Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 1400 S. Miller St., Wenatchee.

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Lake Chelan Mirror

A helping hand

The Carlton Complex Wildfire swept through Pateros and Brewster earlier this month, taking more than 300 homes with it.

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Methow Valley News Home Page

MASH-style ER provided medical care during disaster

Nurse practitioner Erica White was driving home to Twisp from her shift at Three Rivers Hospital in Brewster, when she learned that the Washington State Patrol was planning to close Highway 153.

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Lake Chelan Mirror

Lake Chelan Rotary donates $10,000 to fire victims

The Lake Chelan Rotary Club, at a special Board meeting on Tuesday, July 22, donated $10,000 of club reserves to the victims of the devastating fires in Central Washington.

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The Miami Herald

On Columbia River, 'just add water' seems to be working

BREWSTER, Wash. - Good luck in ocean conditions for the past several years is stoking a bonanza fishing season for Pacific salmon.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Wenatchee World

Golf at the crossroads: NCW on course in a struggling industry

The Gebbers family of Brewster this month opened their Gamble Sands golf course, a sprawling, green carpet of optimism and clipped fescue on the rocky, scrub-covered desert dunes of Okanogan County's Columbia River shoreline.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Gamble Sands a treasure for north central Washington - Fri, 01 Aug 2014 PST

Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Dave Christenson has been part of three grand openings, including Friday's debut of Gamble Sands.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Gesa Credit Union stepping in to help wildfire survivors

Gesa Credit Union is collecting donations for survivors of the wildfires in the north central part of the state and will match the community’s support up to a total of $15,000.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Seattle Times

Highway 2 opened as fires still burn, power outages continue

Highway 2 through Tumwater Canyon reopened to traffic Thursday morning. A section of the highway had been closed because of fires in the area.

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Seattle Times

Central Washington golf courses affected by wildfires

Gamble Sands, the new golf course outside Brewster by noted designer David McLay Kidd, was undamaged despite Central Washington wildfires and opens Saturday, but Alta Lake Golf Course, about 15 miles from Gamble Sands outside Pateros, was hit hard.

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Methow Valley News Home Page

PUD works to restore full power to lower valley

About 200 people were working early this week to restore power to Okanogan County Public Utility District customers who have been without power since wildfires swept through the valley and surrounding areas almost two weeks ago.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Seattle Times

Photos: Picturing the devastation of fire country

Southern Okanogan County, devastated by wildfire over the last two weeks, has the look of a war zone right after the combat has finished.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KOMO News

Triple-digit heat toughens fight against state's largest wildfire

Firefighters battling Washington's largest wildfire have been able to keep the blaze from threatening more homes, but rising temperatures this week will make their job harder, officials said Monday.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

USA Today

Man runs toward wildfire to survive blaze

In the time it took Mark Nelson to grab some of his important papers and his cat, the fire had cross nearly a quarter mile.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Wenatchee World

Fire survivors going it day by day

Loren Dolge stands next to what's left of his log home near Chiliwist Road. He was in Alaska visiting family last week when the Carlton Complex made its big run.

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Wenatchee World

Fire victims face 'tight' rental market

The vacancy rate was only 2 percent in Twisp, Winthrop and Pateros, said Lael Duncan, executive director of the Okanogan County Community Action Council.

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Flash Flood Watch for Okanogan County was issued at August 22 at 6:37AM PDT

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