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Local health districts report COVID-19 cases rising

KENNEWICK, Wash. — Several health districts from Washington and Oregon came out Tuesday with new information showing COVID variants are taking hold, powering local infection spikes. RELATED: Washington’s COVID infections are trending back up as vaccination rates slow RELATED: CDC…

Green Ridge Fire burns more than 1,500 acres, 15% contained

UPDATE (10:30 a.m.): -- The Green Ridge Fire has burned more than 1,500 acres as of Monday morning. Officials say the fire grew to 1,569 acres since Sunday morning. The fire remains only 15 percent contained. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- DAYTON, Wash. --…