Stories tagged: coulee dam
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019
The U.S. Geological Survey reported a 3.5 magnitude earthquake near Coulee City at 8:48 a.m. Monday. The earthquake was 2.6 miles deep, and no damage has been reported, according to …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018
A firefighter injured Saturday in the Grass Valley fire near Grand Coulee Dam was a volunteer from Okanogan County.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
After a day of heavy winds pushed a fire to nearly 70 square miles to the edge of the Town of Coulee Dam on Saturday, improving weather conditions helped firefighters …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018
Firefighter flown to Harborview; parts of Coulee Dam, Grand Coulee under mandatory evacuation from Grass Valley fire
A firefighter was injured and parts of the cities of Grand Coulee and Coulee Dam were evacuated Saturday as windy conditions created a roaring wildfire in central Washington.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016
Wildfire flames were visable from Grand Coulee Dam as a wildfire sparked near the city limits of Elmer City pushed south in strong winds Sunday evening. The fire, which started …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
The assistant principal of an elementary school in Coulee Dam, Washington was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually exploiting a minor.
Thu., Sept. 13, 2012
Evacuation notices have been lifted in the Grand Coulee area, where the Barker Canyon wildfire complex destroyed three homes and nine outbuildings since it began last weekend. Karen Ripley, spokeswoman …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012
A wildfire near Grand Coulee has destroyed three homes and nine outbuildings. Another fire in the same complex also destroyed two power switching stations for the Coulee Dam.
Thu., July 29, 2010
A Spokane man drowned Sunday afternoon in Lake Roosevelt near Grand Coulee, the National Park Service said today.