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UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019

No reported damage from 3.5 magnitude earthquake near Coulee City

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

Firefighter injured Saturday in Grass Valley fire in satisfactory condition

A firefighter injured Saturday in the Grass Valley fire near Grand Coulee Dam was a volunteer from Okanogan County.

UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018

Improved conditions keep fire from Coulee Dam; evacuations underway near Kettle Falls

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.

Firefighting efforts continue in Okanogan County; 230 Yard fire mostly contained

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

Assistant principal in Coulee Dam arrested, suspected of child exploitation

The assistant principal of an elementary school in Coulee Dam, Washington was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually exploiting a minor.

Wildfire risks to homes lessened

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 …

Leahy fire destroys three homes

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.

Spokane man drowns near Coulee Dam

A Spokane man drowned Sunday afternoon in Lake Roosevelt near Grand Coulee, the National Park Service said today.