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Phones out in Coulee City

A fiber-optic line problem has knocked out all telephone service to Coulee City.

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Plane crash survivor walks out of North Cascades

Girl claiming to be crash victim walks out of the mountains on Easy Pass trailhead.

Search under way for swimmer missing in Banks Lake

The Grant County Sheriff's Office resumed searching today for the body of a man who went missing in Banks Lake last night.

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Rimrock Meadows gets fire warning

Palisades wildfire prompts Level 1 evacuation notices

Douglas County officials battling several new fires

The state has mobilized fire crews for several new blazes in Douglas County. The fires were started by lightning Friday evening, Douglas County Sheriff Harvey Gjesdal said Saturday morning.

Lightning starts five more fires in Okanogan County

Five new fires were started by lightning Friday night in Okanogan County.

Holden Village trails closed due to fire

Wolverine Fire burning three miles north of Lucerne continues to grow; officials close trails leading into nearby Holden Village

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Newby Lake fire crosses forest boundary

Pushed by winds, the Newby Lake Fire that started last Thursday in British Columbia has crossed the Loomis state forest boundary near Snowshoe Meadow.

Williams Fire reportedly 40 percent contained

Officials have reopened the Douglas Falls Campground and lifted all fire evacuation levels as crews keep blaze to 332 acres.

Newby Lake fire moving southeast

According to Canadian wildfire officials, the fire is burning in the Long Draw Creek area west of Goodenough Peak.

Wolverine Fire now visible in Lucerne

Officials continue Level 2 fire evacuation notices in Lucerne and Holden Village areas near Lake Chelan.

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Keller-area fire grows to 2,200 acres

Red Flag Warning has fire crews wary of possible fire expansion today

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Newby Lake Fire still active north of Arnold Peak

Fire burning brush and timber in remote area west of Keremeos, B.C., both north and south of the U.S.-Canada border.

Williams Fire held to 350 acres

Fire crews have protected all structures near the 350-acre fire north of the city of Colville.

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Fire contained; one house destroyed

A late Friday fire destroyed one house before firefighters could halt its march across sageland south of Omak