Firefighters worked to put out two grass fires in Kennewick Monday afternoon, both within a few miles from each other.
UPDATE (7:45 a.m.) - According to scanner dispatchers, the fire has jumped the river and some containment has been lost.
GRANT COUNTY, Wash. - Crews are getting a handle on the 243 Command Fire less than three days after it ignited in Grant County.
The fire is starting to subside in Grant County, and roads are starting to reopen.
The 243 Fire is 50% contained at 18,774 acres as of Thursday morning. Firefighters are expressing more optimism, and hope to drop Level 3 Evacuations to levels 1 or 2 later on in the day.
Crews across Washington state are banding together to extinguish the 243 Fire, which exploded in size since igniting on Monday night. Officials say the fire has burned at least 15,000 acres and is 25 percent contained as of Wednesday afternoon.
Firefighters are battling a wildfire that has burned more than 300 acres in Grant County near Beverly.
Firefighters across the state are gearing up for another heavy wildfire season; with 300 wildfires already this year, the Department of Natural Resources is predicting this could be the worst yet.
Fire marshals in Oregon are promoting wildfire safety. Not by using Smokey Bear. Instead, Bigfoot.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Smoke from large wildfires in Canada's Alberta province has drifted into five U.S. states and is causing haze and air quality issues.
RICHLAND, Wash. - Wildfire season is well underway, and local firefighter recruits are preparing our area by fighting fire - with fire.
UPDATE: Firefighters are back at a home on South Dayton Street where they were putting out a kitchen fire hours earlier. The home now appears to be a total loss.
Yakima police have arrested a 31-year-old man suspected of starting a fire Thursday afternoon in a Yakima apartment complex.
The Benton County Sheriff's Office are looking for a group of teenagers who allegedly lit bushes on fire.
In the past two weeks, multiple fires have popped up across Benton and Franklin counties. Many have only burned less than half an acre, but it's an indicator of wildfire season heading our way.
A neighbor in Pasco has created a GoFundMe for the family who tragically lost their home to a fire.
PASCO, Wash. -- Three people were taken to a hospital for minor burns and smoke inhalation after their house caught fire Monday afternoon on Riverhawk Lane near Three Rivers Drive.
Umatilla police say a married couple died in a house that caught fire on Sunday.
Selah firefighters battled a house fire Sunday afternoon that destroyed a home.
Toppenish Fire officials are looking into a suspicious warehouse fire near US-97 and State Route 22.
Neighbors on a Kennewick street jumped into action on Sunday morning to put out a shed fire.
The City of Hermiston has launched a criminal investigation into what sparked the fire that destroyed half of a beloved playground. Crews responded to reports of a large fire at Funland Park around 2:45 a.m. on Friday morning. Thanks to…
A fire caused significant damage to the playground at Hermiston's Funland park.