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Friday, October 6, 2017 - 15:58

The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office has issued Level 3 “Go Now” Evacuation Notices to about 20 homes in the Teanaway due to a brush fire. The fire started in the 8500 block of Teanaway Road and quickly spread to both sides of the roadway.

Level 3 Notices were issued from the 8500 block to the 6500 block of Teanaway Road.  Level 3 means you are advised to the leave the area now due to immediate fire danger.

Level 2 “Get Set” Notices were issued from the 6500 block to the 4000 block.  Residents are advised to prepare to leave at a moment’s notice.

Teanaway Road is currently closed to all traffic at Red Bridge Road and fire apparatus are blocking several spots on the Teanaway Road for suppression efforts.

Three helicopters are actively dropping water on the Teanaway Road fire.  State Mobilization has also been requested for additional resources. Source: Kittitas County Sheriff

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 14:55

Teanaway Road is currently closed at Red Bridge Road due to a brush fire. Please stay out of the area. Source: Kittitas County Sheriff

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:29

Thanks to cooler and breezier weather, the air quality has improved, and will continue to improve throughout the rest of the week and weekend.

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