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.
Alaska State Troopers say a Dillingham teenager taken into custody started a fire in the back of a patrol car.
A fire early Monday in the small Washington town best known as the fictional home of the “Twilight” movies has destroyed two buildings, including one that sold souvenirs from the vampire series, authorities said.
The state Ecology Department reports air monitors detect hazardous Friday air in Cashmere and Liberty, and unhealthy air in Wenatchee, Entiat, Pateros and Quincy.