Crews contain Chelan County wildfire

Crews contain Chelan County wildfire

Fire crews contained a wildfire in Chelan County Saturday.

The Upper Joe Fire was first reported around 3:00 p.m. near Upper Joe Creek and Grade Creek Road. Manson firefighters and a helicopter from Chelan County Fire District 1 worked to get the fire under control.

A Level 1 fire advisory was put into effect Saturday afternoon for Canyon Ranch Road but as of 7:43 p.m. the Department of Natural Resources said the fire was 100% lined and in mop-up stage.

The fire was officially estimated at 14.5 acres.

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