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- Spokane County
Skies clear in Spokane as winds push wildfire hazeSkies clear in Spokane as winds push wildfire hazeA dry cold front helped drop the air quality levels from “unhealthy” to “moderate” on Saturday morning.
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Mother bear killed in Renton, cubs orphanedMother bear killed in Renton, cubs orphanedAn orphaned male bear cub is at PAWS Wildlife Center after his mother was shot in a Renton neighborhood last weekend.
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Evacuations expand in OmakEvacuations expand in Omak Omak businesses like the Home Depot are opening their doors to evacuees affected by the fires.
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Family of firefighter killed in Twisp gives emotional statementFamily of firefighter killed in Twisp gives emotional statementZajac's parents released a statement Friday about their "beloved husband, son and brother."
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Planned Parenthood protest draws crowd in SeattlePlanned Parenthood protest draws crowd in SeattlePro-life groups say videos have reenergized their movement.
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Oregon and Washington wildfire updatesOregon and Washington wildfire updatesHere's a look at the latest Pacific Northwest wildfire information, updated daily.
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Parents of fallen firefighter: 'He was a special kid'Parents of fallen firefighter: 'He was a special kid'Tom Zbyszewski, 20, followed in his parents footsteps in fighting fires for the U.S. Forest Service.
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Smoke in Western Washington causes air quality concernsSmoke in Western Washington causes air quality concernsSmoke from numerous wildfires burning across the state moved into Western Washington on Saturday.
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Volunteers prepare to help fight firesVolunteers prepare to help fight firesDozens of volunteers showed up to a training session in Omak on Saturday as they prepare to help firefighters on the front lines.
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Gov. Brown activates Oregon National Guard to fight firesGov. Brown activates Oregon National Guard to fight firesGov. Kate Brown toured the land and homes blackened from the complex of wildfires in the John Day area.
- 3 days, 3 hours ago
How to help pets affected by wildfiresHow to help pets affected by wildfiresSeveral organizations are helping pets lost or displaced due to the wildfires in Central and Eastern Washington.
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Burning home shows difficulty in fighting Okanogan firesBurning home shows difficulty in fighting Okanogan firesOne burning home shows difficulty in fighting Okanogan fires
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Count of Chelan Complex homes burned rises to 51Count of Chelan Complex homes burned rises to 51Some evacuations are being lifted, but the sheriff's department says burglaries are up.
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Despite closure, Meadowdale Beach Park remains popular destinationDespite closure, Meadowdale Beach Park remains popular destinationThe access point to Meadowdale Beach has been closed for months, but people continue to visit prior to a fix.
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Stevens Co. lacks resources to fight firesStevens Co. lacks resources to fight firesIncident Commanders across the county began asking for state assistance when the fires exploded.
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Wildfire smoke affects air quality in IdahoWildfire smoke affects air quality in IdahoBOISE -- Smoke from nearby wildfires has invaded the Treasure Valley and air quality experts say the summer haze is expected to stick around for a while.
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State says car wash chemical is dangerous to workersState says car wash chemical is dangerous to workersWashington state researchers say they have new evidence that a chemical commonly used at commercial car and truck washes can be dangerous to workers.
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'Goonies' star urges people to give homeowner a break'Goonies' star urges people to give homeowner a breakFor a group known to never say die, a few blue tarps and homemade signs are quick to stop them dead in their tracks.
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Soda Fire nears containment, crews brace for 'last test'Soda Fire nears containment, crews brace for 'last test'Cooler weather proved to be a boon for the fire crews working to control the Soda Fire in Owyhee County.
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7 dead after jet crashes onto highway during U.K. airshow7 dead after jet crashes onto highway during U.K. airshowBritish police said seven people were killed Saturday after a jet crashed onto a roadway during an airshow in southern England.
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- Spokane County
Woman, child die in fire on North Chattaroy Road in ElkWoman, child die in fire on North Chattaroy Road in ElkSpokane Co. Sheriff's Dept. confirms one woman and child died in early morning fire on North Chattaroy Road
- Spokane County
- 4 days, 9 hours ago
Hookah Lounge crackdown sparks heated debateHookah Lounge crackdown sparks heated debateStepped up enforcement efforts on smoking lounges is causing some division within the East African community.
- 19 hours, 29 minutes ago
Starbucks adds pumpkin to pumpkin spice latteStarbucks adds pumpkin to pumpkin spice latteThe beloved fall drink will also no longer have caramel coloring
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Okanogan crews almost on their own to fight wildfiresOkanogan crews almost on their own to fight wildfiresIn place like Okanogan County, local fire crews are almost completely on their own.
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Resource shortage means some Montana fires burning uncheckedResource shortage means some Montana fires burning uncheckedSo many wildfires are burning across the Northern Rockies that fire officials are allowing some to burn because all the manpower and equipment is committed elsewhere
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