September 28, 2012
"text-indent: 0.5in; margin: 0in 0in 0pt">US 97 is closed on
the south side of Blewett Pass to the intersection with SR 970. As of 9:30 Friday morning fire officials say the
Table Mountain Fire burning in Kittitas and Chelan Counties is 35% contained. Is has burned 38,267
turnoff to SR 970. Highway 97 is currently closed from mile marker 150-177.
should start clearing out around noon today, and they hope to be able to reopen the road to pilot car guided
traffic this afternoon. Check with the WSDOT for the latest road conditions by calling