Cle Elum wildfire

Nearly $60 Million Settlement Reached in Taylor Bridge Fire
Nearly $60 Million Settlement Reached in Taylor Bridge Fire
SEATTLE (AP) — Lawyers say a settlement of nearly $60 million has been reached for their clients who suffered damages as the result of a 2012 blaze near Cle Elum. Rod Nelson with Abeyta Nelson law firm said Monday in a news release that a total settlement of $59,750,000 was reached between contractors and 124 people related to the Taylor Bridge Fire...
Containment Date of Taylor Bridge Fire Pushed Back
Containment Date of Taylor Bridge Fire Pushed Back
It's a tough fight with the Taylor Bridge fire and it's not yet under control. Firefighters were hoping that would happen today. But that target date for full containment has now been pushed back to August 29 that's next Wednesday.  Fire officials say the containment date has been delayed because firefighters are dealing with rugged terrain and gusty winds as they try and establish a contai