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Millions Spent Visiting Washington’s National Parks

The National Parks Service has released final numbers for the 2013 year regarding tourism and economic impacts.

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Major Wildfires Cause Health Concerns For Water & Air

The Washington State Department of Health is alerting that Wildfires now cover about 273,000 acres of land in Washington, and state health officials warn of potential health risks from heavy smoke and compromised water systems.

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UPDATE FRIDAY : Multiple Vehicle Accident Closes I-90 Near Vantage

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) says the freeway is closed eastbound at milepost 115, and westbound at milepost 136.

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Fire DangerToo Great For Campfire Fun — Dave’s Diary

Escaped campfires are the leading source of human-caused wild fires on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest and usually occur when campers fail to completely extinguish their campfire before leaving campsites.

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Vietnam Traveling Wall Coming to Chehalis

The first weekend in August will welcome the Vietnam Traveling Wall to the Northwest as the replica of the monument in Washington D.C. will be in Chehalis, WA from July 31 until Aug. 3.

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Wildfires Still Rage Near Entiat and Spokane

Fire officials say a central Washington wildfire has burned across more than 20,000 acres of grass and brush, or nearly 32 square miles.

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FBI, Tribal Police Investigating Suspect’s Death in Officer-Involved Shooting

A Yakama Nation police officer was involved in a shooting near Toppenish that left one man dead Friday morning, according to a Yakima County sheriff's spokesman.

Sgt. Mike Russell said the 42-year-old man fled from the Wapato area in a vehicle, and the tribal officer pursued him

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Longer Rock Blasting Closures Possible Next Week on Snoqualmie Pass

 

Washington State Department of Transportation crews will be blasting in a similar location on Interstate 90 east of Snoqualmie Pass that caused a three hour closure just a couple of weeks ago.

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Two Fires Burning Across Eastern Washington

One central Washington wildfire has burned across 28 square miles in just two days while another has broken out in hot, tinder-dry conditions.

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Wildfire Starts Up Near Spokane

A new wildfire near Spokane quickly burned across 550 to 600 acres Wednesday, prompting evacuation orders for about a dozen homes.

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