People living near Rehmke Fire in Tonasket ordered to evacuate immediately

TONASKET, Wash. — People living along Howell Canyon Road and Barker Mountain Road in Tonasket should evacuate immediately.

A new wildfire — the Rehmke Fire — is burning 20 acres about four miles east of town and is threatening structures.

The Department of Natural Resources said resources have been dispatched to the area.

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