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Oregon Sending Firefighters To California; Washington On Standby

15 firefighter strike teams from the state of Oregon along with heavy equipment from that state are on the way to Ventura County

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Careful With Those Barbecue Ashes — You Don’t Want to Set a Garbage Truck On Fire!

Be careful how you dispose of barbecue ashes -- garbage collectors have had some trucks ignite from embers tossed in the trash before they've cooled down.

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(Updated Monday 5:00 A.M.) Selah Wildfire Continues To Burn [VIDEO]

Fire crews were busy overnight dousing hot spots in a fire that started Sunday afternoon near Harlan Landing in Selah. The fire burned parts of the Selah Ridge and spread burning more than 400 acres before firefighters were able to gain the upper hand and partially contain the fire. At last check the fire was 50 percent contained.

Investigators say the fire started at about 1:00 p.m. Sunday near a homeless camp north of the landing and spread up the hill and towards Selah. Residents living on fourth, fifth and seventh streets in Selah were told to be ready to evacuate Sunday afternoon after the fire burned near their homes but the evacuation orders have been lifted. Nearly 100 were threatened by the fire. Fire crews remain on the scene today hoping to gain full containment.

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Another wildfire was on the loose threatening Selah homes this weekend.

It appears the fire started Sunday morning and burned the hillside in the Selah Gap at the south entrance to Selah.

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Residents Told to Leave as Fire Burns in Chelan County

LEAVENWORTH (AP) — Authorities are telling some residents to leave immediately as a fire that started at an old log yard burns north of Leavenworth...

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Fire at Seattle Boat House Burns 4 Boats, No Injuries

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle fire officials say four boats burned when a fire ripped through a boat house on Salmon Bay.

KOMO-TV reports the fire broke out just before 8 p...

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Fire Guts Subway Sandwich Shop South of Seattle

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) — A fire in a strip mall gutted a Subway sandwich shop and damaged at least eight other businesses Sunday at Federal Way, Washington...

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Longview Homeless Shelter Evacuated Due to Fire

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — About 80 residents of a homeless shelter in southwestern Washington were evacuated after a fire in the laundry room...

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Boat Sinks, Another Damaged in Fire at Seattle Marina

SEATTLE (AP) — One boat sank and another sustained damage in a Saturday morning fire at a marina in Seattle.

The U.S. Coast Guard in a news release says the boat that sank at Shilshole Bay Marina held about 150 gallons of fuel and a containment boom has been placed around the sunken boat...

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Fire Destroys Apple Packing Plant in Central Washington

WENATCHEE  (AP) — A fire in central Washington state destroyed an apple packing plant late Friday and into Saturday but firefighters saved a nearby cold storage building...

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Fatal Early Morning House Fire; One Dead and One Hospitalized

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YAKIMA, Wash. – One person is dead and another is hospitalized this morning after a fire at a home off Birchfield Road this morning.

An investigation has begun, but most det...

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