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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Death certificates filed for firemenOKANOGAN — The three firemen killed Aug. 19 in the Twisp River Fire died from s
Death certificates filed for firemen
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
OKANOGAN — The three firemen killed Aug. 19 in the Twisp River Fire died from smoke inhalation and burns to their bodies. According to Okanogan County Coroner Dave Rodriguez, seven survived a crash in which their fire engine went over an embankment.... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Rare August wind storm brings potential for weekend power outages SEATTLE -- Most of the kids haven't even gone back to school yet, and already
Rare August wind storm brings potential for weekend power outages
KOMO Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
SEATTLE -- Most of the kids haven't even gone back to school yet, and already we have our first autumn-type storm of the season. A potent -- and apparently calendar-challenged --... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
3 firefighters mourned in Washington: A 'hole in our state's heart'The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that is sent into danger
3 firefighters mourned in Washington: A 'hole in our state's heart'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that is sent into danger ahead of everyone else to size up a wildfire — rushed up a narrow, winding gravel road with steep hills on either side. It proved to be a deathtrap. Their vehicle... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
A bond of brothers makes a better Chardonnay in Ballard Two brothers living in Ballard have started the first African-American winery
A bond of brothers makes a better Chardonnay in Ballard
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Two brothers living in Ballard have started the first African-American winery in the state. Their label, Carter-Lamour, takes its name from the middle names of the Dreux and Dain Dillingham.... Read more
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Everett Herald
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario BeachBrandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald Walla Walla University student Monica Cul
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario Beach
Everett Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Brandy Shreve / Skagit Valley Herald Walla Walla University student Monica Culler peers into a giant tank at the Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory near Anacortes on Aug. 5 to see if the octopuses are eating the meal she just fed them.... Read more
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The Columbian
Units at Washington prison on lockdown after fightWALLA WALLA — Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say two West Compl
Units at Washington prison on lockdown after fight
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
WALLA WALLA — Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say two West Complex living units were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple offenders. The visiting schedule for those units was cancelled... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Wine clubs: What's the value in joining?What's the advantage of joining a wine club? Several people have asked me that
Wine clubs: What's the value in joining?
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
What's the advantage of joining a wine club? Several people have asked me that question, and I've never had a good answer -- until now. You should join a wine club if you like the wine, it is unique and only available through the club, and it fits... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Units at Washington state prison on lockdown after fightWALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say tw
Units at Washington state prison on lockdown after fight
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say two West Complex living units were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple offenders. The visiting schedule for those units was... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
2 units at Walla Walla prison on lockdown after fight WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say
2 units at Walla Walla prison on lockdown after fight
KOMO Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say two West Complex living units were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Units at Washington state prison on lockdown after fightWALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say tw
Units at Washington state prison on lockdown after fight
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - Officials at the Washington State Penitentiary say two West Complex living units were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple offenders. The visiting schedule for those units was... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Fight puts Walla Walla pen on lockdown WALLA WALLA – Two West Complex living units at the Washington State Penitenti
Fight puts Walla Walla pen on lockdown
KEPR Pasco / Posted 5 days ago
WALLA WALLA – Two West Complex living units at the Washington State Penitentiary were placed on lockdown after warning shots were fired during a fight involving multiple offenders. At approximately 8:30 pm on... Read more
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The Columbian
Octopuses focus of attentionANACORTES — An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 college students
Octopuses focus of attention
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
ANACORTES — An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 college students studying marine biology at a beach-side campus on Rosario Bay. The Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory, run by Walla Walla University since 1954, is open to undergraduate,... Read more
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Chillicothe Times Bulletin
Sharing a native historyThe fifth annual Native Americans Speak event was held Saturday, which was host
Sharing a native history
Chillicothe Times Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
The fifth annual Native Americans Speak event was held Saturday, which was hosted by the Native American charitable and educational organization 4 Directions Healing Foundation and the Chillicothe Park District. Nestled amongst the trees and bushes... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Forest Service Hosts Memorial to Honor Twisp FirefightersWENATCHEE, Wash. -- The U. S. Forest Service will host a memorial to honor fire
Forest Service Hosts Memorial to Honor Twisp Firefighters
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 5 days ago
WENATCHEE, Wash. -- The U. S. Forest Service will host a memorial to honor firefighters Richard Wheeler, Andrew Zajac, and Tom Zbyszewski, who died in the line of duty last week while assigned to the Twisp River Fire. The memorial will be at 1:00 PM... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Water rescue delays ferry from leaving dockA water rescue blocked a ferry from leaving on time at the dock in Edmonds Dock
Water rescue delays ferry from leaving dock
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 6 days ago
A water rescue blocked a ferry from leaving on time at the dock in Edmonds Dock on Monday morning. Edmonds police helped the woman out of the water, and she does not have injuries. Washington Department of Transportation's schedule shows the Walla... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fire in Washington now largest in state historygallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6461727|article-gallery-6461727|0 gall
Fire in Washington now largest in state history
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
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San Antonio Express-News
Fire in Washington now largest in state historygallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6461727|article-gallery-6461727|0 gall
Fire in Washington now largest in state history
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
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Stamford Advocate
Fire in Washington now largest in state historyFirefighter Dallas Barron pokes his firefighting tool into the charred ground a
Fire in Washington now largest in state history
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Firefighter Dallas Barron pokes his firefighting tool into the charred ground as he searches for hotspots left from a wildfire Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Chelan, Wash. Firefighters across the West saw little relief over the weekend as wildfires raged... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Fan Injured After Mumford and Sons' Frontman Throws Guitar Stand Into Crowd Mid-ShowAugust 24, 2015 09:20:53 GMT An unidentified female fan got injured during a c
Fan Injured After Mumford and Sons' Frontman Throws Guitar Stand Into Crowd Mid-Show
AceShowbiz / Posted 7 days ago
August 24, 2015 09:20:53 GMT An unidentified female fan got injured during a concert in Walla Walla, Washington after a guitar stand thrown into the crowd by the group's vocalist Marcus Mumford landed on her head. A fan ended up getting injured... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Why trek past Portland to eastern Oregon? It's a community built on craft beer.My rearview mirror revealed spidery snowdrifts peeking through the afternoon fo
Why trek past Portland to eastern Oregon? It's a community built on craft beer.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
My rearview mirror revealed spidery snowdrifts peeking through the afternoon fog. Ahead, cows grazed on a wide prairie under a big, sunny sky. Soon, the road I was on twisted into a canyon made of rubbly, reddish bluffs and dropped 2,200 feet. My... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
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Smoke starting to lift over Washington fires
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
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Stamford Advocate
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington firesMatt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington fires
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Matt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and ash to check the ground temperature while working with crews to stomp out long burning embers remaining after a wildfire near Okanogan, Wash., on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mumford & Sons fan injured at concert after guitar threw into crowdA fan was reportedly left injured after Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford
Mumford & Sons fan injured at concert after guitar threw into crowd
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
A fan was reportedly left injured after Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford threw a guitar into the audience at a show in Washington. The band was playing at the Gentlemen Of The Road Stopover festival in Walla Walla last week, and during the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington firesgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6460592|article-gallery-6460592|0 gall
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington fires
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
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The Evening Sun
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington firesMatt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington fires
The Evening Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Matt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and ash to check the ground temperature while working with crews to stomp out long burning embers remaining after a wildfire near Okanogan, Wash., on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington firesMatt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and
Smoke expected to lift Sunday over Washington fires
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Matt Demiter, of the Everett Fire Department, runs his hand through gravel and ash to check the ground temperature while working with crews to stomp out long burning embers remaining after a wildfire near Okanogan, Wash., on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.... Read more
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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Zajac's family releases video in wake of his deathWINTHROP — The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Compl
Zajac's family releases video in wake of his death
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
WINTHROP — The family of a local fireman killed last week in the Okanogan Complex fires has released a video statement reacting his death. Andrew Zajac, 26, of Winthrop, Tom Zbyszewski, 20, of Walla Walla, and Richard Wheeler, 31, of South Haven,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario BeachANACORTES, Wash. (AP) - An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 coll
College students dive in to marine life at Rosario Beach
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
ANACORTES, Wash. (AP) - An exciting summer recently came to a close for 59 college students studying marine biology at a beach-side campus on Rosario Bay. The Rosario Beach Marine Laboratory, run by Walla Walla University since 1954, is open to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
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College students dive in to marine life at Rosario Beach
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
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FOX News
Fallen firefighters remembered as heroes as thousands battle blazes across westThree firefighters killed battling raging wildfires in Washington state were be
Fallen firefighters remembered as heroes as thousands battle blazes across west
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
Three firefighters killed battling raging wildfires in Washington state were being mourned Friday across the state and the country, even as thinly stretched crews were joined by private citizens as they battled more than 100 fires in five states... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Whitman College reacts to student death WALLA WALLA, Wash. --At Whitman College, students and faculty are mourning th
Whitman College reacts to student death
KEPR Pasco / Posted 9 days ago
WALLA WALLA, Wash. --At Whitman College, students and faculty are mourning the loss of their 20-year-old student. Tom Zbyszewski was know at school for his contagious smile and love for theater. "I would say... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitalsAbout one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Af
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitals
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
About one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Affairs health care systems, leaving veterans waiting weeks to get care. Nationally, one in six positions — nearly 41,000 — for critical intake workers, doctors, nurses and... Read more
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FOX News
Fallen firefighters remembered as heroes as thousands battle blazes across westThree firefighters killed battling raging wildfires in Washington state were be
Fallen firefighters remembered as heroes as thousands battle blazes across west
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Three firefighters killed battling raging wildfires in Washington state were being mourned Friday across the state and the country, even as thinly stretched crews were joined by private citizens as they battled more than 100 fires in five states... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver supper club aims to be the place to be for events, fine mealsThirty people were treated Saturday to their first taste of the newest special
Vancouver supper club aims to be the place to be for events, fine meals
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Thirty people were treated Saturday to their first taste of the newest special events venue in Vancouver — Soirée Supper Club and Catering. After traveling across the globe to educate herself on wine and food, owner Keri Buhman has opened a space... Read more
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Mashable
Where to go for the 2015 wine harvestWhat's This?During the fall harvest is a perfect time to plan a vineyard getawa
Where to go for the 2015 wine harvest
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
What's This?During the fall harvest is a perfect time to plan a vineyard getaway. Image: Mark Edward Atkinson/Tracey Lee, Getty Images Summer isn't over yet, but that doesn't mean it's too early to plan fall travel. In most areas of the U.S. the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Forest Service identifies 3 fallen firefightersTWISP, Wash. — Officials issued an evacuation order for the town of Tonasket Th
Forest Service identifies 3 fallen firefighters
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
TWISP, Wash. — Officials issued an evacuation order for the town of Tonasket Thursday evening as deadly wildfires continue to rage in Okanogan County, one day after fires claimed the lives of three firefighters and injured four others. Residents... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
3 firefighters in crash die in flamesTWISP, Wash. -- A "hellstorm" of flames apparently enveloped a vehicle that cra
3 firefighters in crash die in flames
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
TWISP, Wash. -- A "hellstorm" of flames apparently enveloped a vehicle that crashed while carrying firefighters battling a blaze in Washington state, killing three of them during an explosive fire season in the arid West. Four other firefighters... Read more
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Perth Now
Women who marry serial killersTHESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they reall
Women who marry serial killers
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
THESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they really have no idea about their lovers’ murderous rampages? MARY ELIZABETH HARRIMAN IN 19 years of marriage, not a day passed that Mary Harriman didn’t consider herself... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
State resources short so man buys his own fire engineYesterday, Alex Thomason drove home with the firetruck he just bought for $5,00
State resources short so man buys his own fire engine
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 10 days ago
Yesterday, Alex Thomason drove home with the firetruck he just bought for $5,000 from Skagit County Fire District 6. Now it's on fire watch in the town of Pateros. “We just heard from the state they didn't have any other resources so I said well,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mournedTWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mourned
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
TWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that is sent into danger ahead of everyone else to size up a wildfire — rushed up a narrow, winding gravel road with steep hills on either side. It proved to be a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from sceneCHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed th
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from scene
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed three firefighters (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The bodies of three firefighters killed battling a blaze in Washington state have been removed from the scene by a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Women who marry serial killersTHESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they reall
Women who marry serial killers
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
THESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they really have no idea about their lovers’ murderous rampages? MARY ELIZABETH HARRIMAN IN 19 years of marriage, not a day passed that Mary Harriman didn’t consider herself... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bodies of 3 Wash. firefighters removed from scene | News - Home POSTED: 10:04 PM PDT August 20, 2015 CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — Th
Bodies of 3 Wash. firefighters removed from scene
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 10:04 PM PDT August 20, 2015 CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed three firefighters... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from sceneCHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed th
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from scene
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed three firefighters (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The bodies of three firefighters killed battling a blaze in Washington state have been removed from the scene by a... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mournedTWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mourned
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 10 days ago
TWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that is sent into danger ahead of everyone else to size up a wildfire — rushed up a narrow, winding gravel road with steep hills on either side. It proved to be a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Gullible or evil? Wives of serial killersTHESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they reall
Gullible or evil? Wives of serial killers
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
THESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they really have no idea about their lovers’ murderous rampages? MARY ELIZABETH HARRIMAN IN 19 years of marriage, not a day passed that Mary Harriman didn’t consider herself... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gullible or evil? Wives of serial killersTHESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they reall
Gullible or evil? Wives of serial killers
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
THESE women were married to true monsters, some for decades, but did they really have no idea about their lovers’ murderous rampages? MARY ELIZABETH HARRIMAN IN 19 years of marriage, not a day passed that Mary Harriman didn’t consider herself... Read more
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KTVL Medford
National News The Latest: Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from scene August 21, 2015 03:58
National News
KTVL Medford / Posted 10 days ago
The Latest: Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from scene August 21, 2015 03:58 GMT Eds: Updates photos. With AP Photos. AP Video. CHELAN, Wash. (AP) -- The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed three firefighters (all... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mournedTWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that
'A hole in our state's heart': 3 firefighters mourned
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
TWISP, Wash. (AP) — The firefighters — members of a specially trained unit that is sent into danger ahead of everyone else to size up a wildfire — rushed up a narrow, winding gravel road with steep hills on either side. It proved to be a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from sceneCHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed th
Bodies of 3 firefighters removed from scene
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
CHELAN, Wash. (AP) — The latest on wildfires in Washington state that killed three firefighters (all times local): 6:15 p.m. The bodies of three firefighters killed battling a blaze in Washington state have been removed from the scene by a... Read more
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