3 Firefighters Die After Vehicle Crashes, Overcome By Flames In WildfireThree firefighters died after their vehicle crashed and was likely caught by flames as they battled a blaze in Washington state, authorities said. Four other firefighters were injured.
Officials: Wenatchee Wildfire Likely Human-CausedAuthorities say a wildfire that has destroyed nearly 30 homes in the central Washington city of Wenatchee was likely human-caused
Washington Wildfire Outlook: Above Normal Starting In JulyThe latest wildfire forecast calls for above-normal wildfire danger in Washington from July through September.
Fire That Started After Helicopter Crash 50 Percent ContainedA wildfire that started after a logging helicopter crashed in northeast Washington was about 50 percent contained as of Monday morning.
FEMA Rejects Washington Appeal For Wildfire Victim AidMore than 300 homes were destroyed by this summer's Washington wildfires. Last month, the governor said the cost of destroyed properties in Okanogan County alone is estimated at more than $28 million
Winds Fan Wildfire That Damages Three Washington Homes High winds and warm temperatures are challenging Northwest firefighters, especially in the typically windy Columbia River Gorge where a windblown wildfire on the Washington side damaged three homes and smoke from a fire on the Oregon side temporarily restricted traffic on Interstate 84.
Obama Signs Disaster Declaration For Washington WildfiresThe White House says President Barack Obama signed a disaster declaration Tuesday for Washington.
Northwest Firefighters Brace For LightningFirefighters already battling 26 large fires across Oregon, Washington and Idaho are bracing for more as another round of lightning storms crosses the Northwest this week.
Wildfires Cost Washington $50MThe cost of fighting this season's wildfires in Washington state, including the largest one in history, has crossed the $50 million mark.
Massive Carlton Complex Of Fires Now Half Contained The massive wildfire that has destroyed about 150 homes in north-central Washington is now more than half contained, officials said Wednesday night
Obama: Largest Wildfire In Washington State's History Can Be Attributed To Climate ChangeWetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
'Funnel Of Fire' Destroys Homes In Washington The area is threatened by a fast-growing cluster of wildfires known as the Carlton Complex