Kittitas County

Norse Peak fire rages on this morning

The Norse Peak fire continues to burn this morning and has triggered a Level 3 "Go Now" evacuation notice for Pierce County residents in the Gold Hill Community, Pick Handle Basin and the Crystal Mountain Ski Resort.The temperature inversion…

Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center activated for Jolly Mountain Fire

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center was activated this morning after the County Commissioners signed a declaration of emergency, which allows for additional resources to be utilized. The EOC continues to work closely with the Great Basin Team 4 Type 2 Incident Management Team to monitor fire activity and update evacuation levels as needed.