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Washington Wildfires Close Freeways, Threaten Homes

Several wildfires lit up Washington state on Tuesday


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US Highway 2 Reopened Near Monroe After Brush Fire Closure

MONROE, Wash. (AP) — A brush fire briefly closed U.S. Highway 2 in both directions near Monroe Monday afternoon. The Washington Department of Transportation says traffic was detoured around the fire while the roadway was […]


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Fires That Slowed Traffic On I-5 Likely Arson

The Daily Herald reports the Washington State Patrol was looking for two men in their 50s with light-colored hair in a Hyundai Sonata.

CBS Seattle–07/01/2015

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Fire Crews Contain Brush Fire In South Spokane

Firefighters have mostly contained a brush fire that broke out on a steep slope in south Spokane Monday afternoon.

CBS Seattle–07/29/2014

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Burning Squirrel Sparks Brush Fire In Central Ore.

A squirrel is being blamed for starting a small brush fire south of Bend, Oregon.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2013