Effective July 1, the fire danger level in the Lake Wenatchee area has been elevated to EXTREME. All outdoor burning is prohibited including campfires and barbeques which burn charcoal briquettes. Propane barbeques and propane fireplaces may be used. The discharge of ALL types of fireworks is prohibited.
The Chelan County Sheriff will have fireworks emphasis patrols in the area over the period of the 4th of July. If you observe the discharge of fireworks please report the address, name of offending party and any other information available to Rivercom dispatch at 509-663-9911.