Stories tagged: Brewster
Fri., Jan. 30, 2015
Central Washington residents say Natural Resources failed them in battling Carlton Complex fires
OLYMPIA – Government agencies failed to react fast enough to smaller fires that grew last July into the largest wildfire in state history, Central Washington residents told legislators Thursday. While …
Tue., Sept. 16, 2014
Central Washington residents rebuilding after wildfires, flood
TWISP – As summer turns to fall in Central Washington, residents are preparing to fight the third “F” disaster of 2014. First fires. Then flood. Now FEMA. The Methow Valley …
Sat., July 19, 2014
Inslee surveys Washington blazes: ‘This is a firestorm’
OLYMPIA – As Central Washington battles a firestorm growing at what may be an unprecedented rate, Gov. Jay Inslee asked residents to use extreme caution and obey evacuation orders if …
Thu., July 17, 2014, 9:57 p.m.
City of Pateros told to empty as blaze enters town
Okanogan County’s sheriff has issued an urgent evacuation notice for the wildfire-threatened small town of Pateros and officials are also evacuating a hospital in a nearby town.
Thu., July 17, 2014
Brewing salmon: Brewster booms with salmon craze
BREWSTER, Wash. – Salmon snobs are not among the parade of boats trolling the shoreline near this orchard town this month. Salmon-fishing jocks would be in the main Columbia River …
Fri., July 11, 2014
Bonneville Dam sockeye salmon run notches record
The growing abundance of sockeye salmon on the Columbia River reached a new milestone this week with passage of another record run at Bonneville Dam. It is the third record-breaking …
Sat., Feb. 26, 2011
Colfax girls lose at buzzer, but Bulldogs boys win to stay alive
Colfax girls basketball coach Corey Baerlocher called his team’s 11-point lead a “ticking time bomb.” Unfortunately for the Bulldogs, the explosive detonated when Lake Roosevelt’s Jada Desautel hit a 28-foot …
Sat., Nov. 20, 2010, 10:54 p.m.
Whitworth men open with a victory
With a starting lineup that featured three Brewster graduates, the Whitworth Pirates opened the 2010-11 men’s basketball season with an impressive, 74-50 win over Loras College from Dubuque, Iowa.
Tue., March 2, 2010, 7:07 a.m.
Police: Teen arrested in school shooting plan
Police in Brewster say they’ve arrested a 17-year-old boy and seized guns after investigating a tip that he wrote on Facebook about plans for a school shooting in 2011.