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Off-Duty Idaho Firefighter Saves Neighbor From Fire

An off-duty lieutenant with Kootenai Fire and Rescue knew he was looking at a dangerous situation when he heard screams and raced out of his home to see smoke pouring from his neighbors’ house in Rathdrum, Idaho.

CBS Seattle–04/15/2015

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Man Accused Of Pouring Gasoline On Girlfriend, Lighting Her On Fire

Seattle police are looking for a man they say lit his girlfriend on fire.

04/14/2015

Death Toll Continues To Mount After Massive Washington Mudslide

Woman, 70, Rescued After Tumble Down Steep Hill; Hurt Back

Fire officials in the Seattle suburb of Auburn, Washington, say a 70-year-old woman out walking with two grandchildren and a dog had to be rescued Thursday afternoon after tumbling down a steep hillside above the White River. In addition to the initial slide, a Valley Regional Fire Authority spokesman says she fell about 20 feet off a vertical ledge.

CBS Seattle–04/10/2015

Alleged drug trafficker Rafael Hernandez

Suspect In Washington Murder, Arson Arrested In California

Police in Bellevue, Washington, say a 30-year-old man suspected of killing a woman and setting fire to an apartment last week has been arrested in Northern California.

CBS Seattle–04/07/2015

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Police: Assault On Officers Leads To Arrests In Boise

Authorities in southwest Idaho say four adults and four juveniles have been taken into custody after police responded to a report of a car fire.

CBS Seattle–04/06/2015

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Police Searching For Suspect In Bellevue Murder, Fire

Police in Bellevue, Washington, are searching for a 30-year-old man suspected of killing a woman and setting fire to an apartment last week.

CBS Seattle–04/06/2015

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Oregon House Fire Extinguished; Resident Didn’t Want To Leave

A Portland Fire and Rescue spokesman says firefighters found an elderly woman still in her home when they arrived to deal with a fire.

CBS Seattle–03/27/2015

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State Projects Dust Storms And Fires For Eastern Washington

The state is warning that Eastern Washington faces a run of dust storms and wildfires in coming months, thanks to a looming drought.

CBS Seattle–03/18/2015

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Fire At Seattle Westin Hotel Evacuates Guests

The Seattle Fire Department says a small fire that prompted the temporary evacuation of some guests at the downtown Westin Hotel caused $40,000 worth of damage.

CBS Seattle–02/18/2015

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Laser Plasma Cutter Causes Steel Company Fire

The Eugene/Springfield Fire Department responded to a fire Tuesday night involving a laser plasma cutter at the Farwest Steel manufacturing plant.

CBS Seattle–01/07/2015

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