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Sunday, July 12, 2020

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Wind-driven Douglas County wildfire reaches 2,000 acres

MANSFIELD — A large brush blaze dubbed the Road 11 Fire reached 2,000 acres Saturday afternoon as winds drove it east from...

Charge withdrawn in courthouse white-powder scare, for now

WATERVILLE — The suspect in October’s white powder scare at the Douglas County courthouse got a reprieve this week when prosecutors withdrew...

Suspect in Oct. 24 ‘white powder’ incident charged with election-center disruption

WATERVILLE — Prosecutors leveled a little-known misdemeanor charge against the man suspected of inserting white powder into his ballot before returning it...

Suspect jailed in Waterville courthouse white-powder scare

WATERVILLE — A Waterville man is accused of placing white powder into his ballot return envelope, which led to an emergency response...

Level One Evacuations Lifted on Wahluke Slope Fire

Grant County: The Grant County Sheriff's office has cancelled Level One evacuation notices on the Wahluke Slope Fire. Grant County: The Wahluke Slope Fire started Friday...

Crews make progress on Cougar Creek Fire

Monday Update: PLAIN-Except for some minor spot fires, containment lines held over the weekend as crews made progress on the Cougar Creek Fire. Firefighters were...

Evacuations Lowered on Grass Valley Fire

COULEE DAM, WA.-Evacuation levels and tensions have eased on the Grass Valley Fire as calmer and cooler weather conditions work in firefighters favor today.  Grand...