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19 Firefighters Dead in Arizona Wildfires
YARNELL, Ariz. (AP) — Fire crews in Arizona are trying to control a blaze that killed 19 elite firefighters and destroyed 200 homes.
The National Weather Service says there's a 30 percent of thunderstorms and showers Monday in the Yarnell area.
Two Men Escape Abandoned House Fire
Two men injured in a house fire Friday in Yakima were treated at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle over the weekend. Both were being treated for smoke inhalation. The two were among four people who were inside the abandoned home on the 400 block of North Fifth Avenue when the fire started Friday …
Elderly Mabton Couple Severely Burned in House Fire
An elderly couple from Mabton was severely burned and taken to a Seattle hospital Tuesday morning after a fire destroyed their home. Investigators say the woman sustained burns over 60% of her body. The man also received burns to his hands, arms and head...
Naches Campground Saved From Wildfire
A campground outside Naches became the latest bulls-eye of a fast-moving wildfire Monday morning. Crews managed to save the Wonderland campground. No one was hurt thanks to a quick response by firefighters. Nearly a dozen different fire crews set up camp Monday when the fast-moving fire started...
Two Off-Duty Firefighters Killed in Jeep Crash
Two young off duty firefighters were killed in a jeep crash last week and family and friends are mourning their losses today. State Patrol troopers say the jeep driven by 20 year old Samual Amaral was found down a steep ravine in the Ahtanum creek area...
Firefighter Hoping for Two Wildfires to Become One
Concerns the massive wildfire near Cle Elum would merge into a 'monster fire' may come true, and fire crews say that would be beneficial in helping to battle the fires. Joe Anderson, Table Mountain Fire Team Spokesperson.
Firefighters tell our news partner KIMA Action News it'd be easi…
Fire Damage Harrah City Hall
It's dry in the Yakima valley. Firefighters know anything could spark a large grass, brush and or tree fire. Officials in Harrah this morning are assessing damage to Harrah city hall after a fire burned a storage shed and some shrubs in a city park...
It’s Been an Very Intense and Unusual Fire Season This Year
This fire season has turned out be intense and unusual. More than 56,000 acres are burning throughout the state. Firefighters and neighbors KIMA Action News talked to said they've never seen a fire season like this.
More than three-thousand lightning strikes sparked four complex fires across the…

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