The expansion of the Colockum / Tarpiscan Fire has prompted the Kittitas County Sheriff to call for an immediate evacuation of the following areas: Upper Park Creek, Secret Canyon, Hill Top, upper sections of Little Caribou, Sheep Creek and Trail Creek.
Sheriff's Deputies are working in this area to notify and assist people with the evacuation.If you need shelter please come to the Sheriff's office at 307 West Umptanum Road or call 925-8534. If you plan to stay with family or friends, please inform the county so emergency responders know that you are safe. Call the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at 509-933-8305.
Fire updates for the university community are at cwu.edu/fireupdate.