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Injured Firefighter Undergoes Surgery

One of the firefighters injured while battling a blaze in north-central Washington underwent his first surgery but remains in critical condition.

08/21/2015

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Washington Tragedy Highlights Firefighters’ Youth, Passion

TWISP, Wash. (AP) — One was a college student for whom fighting fires was a summer job. Another had graduated and wanted to make firefighting his career. The third was already a professional firefighter who […]

08/21/2015

Lake Chelan

Tourists Flee Washington Town As Wildfire Threatens Homes

Many tourists have fled this scenic lakeside town in the Cascade Mountain range that counts on money from summer visitors after wildfires burned dozens of homes and continued to threaten many more.

CBS Seattle–08/18/2015

Lake Chelan

Chelan Wildfires Remain Threat; Hot, Dry Weather Expected

Crews continue their battle Monday with several large fires threatening home in the Chelan area in central Washington.

08/17/2015

File photo of a helicopter flying over a wildfire. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Wildfires Prompt State Of Emergency Declaration

A state of emergency has been declared in 20 Eastern Washington counties because of multiple wildfires that threaten several hundred homes

CBS Seattle–07/16/2014

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Hundreds Battle Central Washington Wildfire

The fire has burned through nearly 30 square miles in Chelan County

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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Wildfire Threatens Homes In Chelan County

A new wildfire in central Washington has burned about 5,000 acres, or nearly 8 square miles, of brush and grass in Chelan County

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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Fireworks May Have Started Wildfire Near Lake Chelan

Fireworks set off by someone in a boat on the Fourth of July may have started the wildfire that burned more than three square miles above the north shore of Lake Chelan, a Department of Natural Resources spokeswoman said.

07/08/2013

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Best Weekend Getaways In Washington February 8 – 10

It’s time to party! Mardi Gras events, red wine, chocolate, antiques and more are just a road trip away from Seattle. Want to get out of town this weekend and explore? Here’s your chance!

02/04/2013

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Best Red Wine and Chocolate Events in Washington

From one end of the state to the other, February brings out the best in Washington wines and artisan chocolates. Plan a visit to wine country for one of these delicious events with your someone special.

01/14/2013

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