Monday Aug 11
Wash. Fire Victims Continue with Apple Pie Jamboree
Aug. 10--PATEROS -- Organizers of this year's Pateros Apple Pie Jamboree didn't have to worry about offending fire victims by deciding to host the annual event three weeks after a wildfire ripped through this small town.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Highway 2 opened as fires still burn, power outages continue
Highway 2 through Tumwater Canyon reopened to traffic Thursday morning. A section of the highway had been closed because of fires in the area.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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Wet weather slows fire spread, helps crews with containment
Two days of wet weather allowed fire crews to make considerable progress building containment lines on the 250,000-acre Carlton Complex Fire.
In Carlton Complex fire's wake, orchards survive - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Fruit orchards tucked along riverbanks and hillsides in north-central Washington largely escaped damage as massive wildfires raced through the region.
Wash. fires show the power when we work together
Melanie Johanns, right, and Noah Stewart, chief corrections deputy for the Okanogan County Sheriff's Office, work to extinguish a fire in Johanns' front yard on July 19 in Malott.