An Alaskan wildfire that has burned 151 square miles is threatening about 150 cabins, vacation homes and year-round residents
State officials don’t yet know how much fuel was released into the waters of the Swinomish Channel after more than half a dozen boats burned during a fire at a marina in La Conner. But state Department of Ecology officials say it appears most of the leak had been contained by Saturday.
A King County judge has found probable cause to hold a 30-year-old Bellevue man suspected of starting a fire at a crowded Seattle nightclub on New Year’s Eve.
Investigators say they don’t know exactly what caused a house fire that killed five people Sunday in Eastern Oregon, but it wasn’t arson caused by an accelerant or an accident in a drug lab.
Residents of an Oregon town on the Columbia River gorge have complained about a smoky taste and smell in their water.
A fire early Monday destroyed the three-story administration building for the Colville Indian reservation, said Mike Finley, chairman of the governing business council.
Ammunition exploded at a burning home in White Center early Wednesday morning.
Investigators say a fire that significantly damaged one unit of an apartment building in the Seattle suburb of SeaTac was intentionally set.
Firefighters rescued an elderly man who couldn’t walk from a burning home Monday night in Seattle, in the Beacon Hill neighborhood.
The fire that broke out early Friday morning on a 50-foot commercial fishing boat moored at Fishermen’s Terminal in Seattle was caused by a faulty electrical outlet in the galley.