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Chelan, Washington is located in Chelan County. Zip codes in Chelan, WA include 98816. The median home price in Chelan is $249,000 which is roughly $175/per square foot. More Chelan information.

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VIDEO: How A Drone Shot This Stunning Footage Of Washington Wildfires

As the Carlton Complex fire roared across central Washington state, Chelan videographer Sy Stepanov tagged along with a friend who owns a real estate firm to assess the damage.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

July 22 Fishing Report

South Sound: Fishing has been descent according to the staff at the Point Defiance Boathouse Marina.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Carlton Complex largest wildfire in state history

The Carlton Complex fire has charred more than 250,000 acres as of Tuesday morning, becoming the largest wildfire in Washington state history.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Carlton Complex Fire now 243,291 acres; 2,100+ firefighters on scene

Carlton Complex Fire threatens homes and businesses as 40-50 structures have burned to the ground forcing evacuations in Pateros.

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Lake Chelan Mirror

Community Links

The Chelan Friends of the Public Library has a website designed to help us raise money to expand and renovate our library.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Lightning kills 45 head of cattle near Darby

A bolt of lightning killed 45 head of cattle on a ranch near Darby. Rancher Jean Taylor tells the Ravalli Republic the cows, calves and a prize bull were crowded under some small crabapple trees on July 14 when the lighting struck.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Wenatchee World

Two men arrested after back burns go out of control

Somebody is going to get killed doing this," said Frank Rogers, Okanogan County sheriff.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

Construction worker dies in fall in Bellevue

A construction worker died in a fall at a building under construction at Bellevue College.

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Mercer Island Reporter

300,000 acres burned so far in Eastern and Central Washington state

County emergency management estimates a total of 150-200 homes have now been destroyed in Okanogan County.

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Lake Chelan Mirror

Locals make CWU honor roll

The following students from Chelan were named to Central Washington University's Spring 2014 Honor Roll: Linzie Kay Cooper, senior; William Logan Ray, senior; Marcus Alan Ray, sophomore; and Marcotulio Carnabi Cardona Sr., sophomore.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

MTNG Choppers Head to Washington

Early this morning two helicopters and 17 soldiers from the Montana Army National Guard headed to Washington to help battle massive wildfires.

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Bellingham Herald

Wildfire smoke lowers E. Washington air quality

They say smoke particles could irritate eyes and noses and aggravate heart and lung disease.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Burned cat rescued from Washington fires hopes to be reunited with family

Fueled by erratic winds, the wildfires in Central Washington continue to blaze a swath of destruction.

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HeraldNet

Darrington firefighters, volunteers 'paying it forward' to wildfire victims

As wildfires scorched communities east of the Cascade Range this week, Darrington's volunteer firefighters thought about ways to help.

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Wenatchee World

Carlton Complex threatens despite more crews, better weather

One death has been reported, someone who died of a heart attack, but more information wasn't available this morning.

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Examiner.com

Washington state animal response team deploying to help victims of fires

The town of Malott and areas around Brewster were evacuated Friday night as hundreds of more people fled a devastating wildfire that had already scorched nearly 170,000 acres and destroyed up to 100 homes in north-central Washington.

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Seattle Times

Wildfire still threatens, but signs of improvement

Smoke shrouds the horizon behind debris from the lodge at Silver Spur Resort in Chelan on Saturday.

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KREM-TV Spokane

Resources available for pets, animals displaced by wildfires

WASART is at the Chelan High School and is taking in companion animals displaced by wildfires in the area.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Mills Canyon & Chiwaukum wildfires

KHQ.COM - We spoke to the Pacific Northwest Incident Management Team 3 and they gave KHQ a couple of updates of the wildfires.

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Wenatchee World

Helping out: 'It's just the right thing to do'

She was one of many people helping others that day in Chelan. Many people called agencies and organizations to see how they could help, officials said.

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Flash Flood Watch for Chelan County was issued at July 23 at 7:04AM PDT

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