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Eastern Washington DNR lands to close amid wildfire danger

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Wildfire season has ravaged land across the state of Washington this year, but Eastern Washington has faced unprecedented fire danger amid record-setting heat and dry conditions. That's why Washington's Commissioner of Public Lands, Hilary Franz, will announce…

Wapato family's home destroyed by early morning fire

WAPATO, Wash. — Yakima County fire crews are investigating the source of a structure fire that consumed a family's home and most of its contents early on Friday morning. According to a press release issued by Yakima County Fire District…

"Suspicious:" Kennewick man found dead in his home

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Police are investigating the death of an elderly Kennewick man whose body was discovered in his home by a concerned friend on Thursday morning. Local authorities have deemed the death suspicious in nature and an investigation is…