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Posted: Sep 18, 2020

Cold Creek Fire at White Pass reaches 400 acres

The Cold Creek Fire at White Pass grew to 400 acres and remains at 5% containment Friday morning. U.S. Highway 12 remains closed to through traffic with boulders and debris falling on the roadway, making it necessary for firefighters to park in the eastbound lanes. A command post has been established at White Pass, about 6 miles west of where the fire was discovered Monday night.
- PUB DATE: 9/18/2020 9:37:59 AM - SOURCE: Yakima Herald-Republic
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Posted: Sep 18, 2020

Even with rain in forecast, firefighters say wildfire season isn't over yet

Firefighters are urging you not to let your guard down even with rain in the forecast over the coming days. At least 5 large wildfires are still burning across Washington right now, according to the Washington State Department of Natural Resources' Fire Dashboard, and fuels are still extremely dry across the region.
- PUB DATE: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 Seattle
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Posted: Sep 18, 2020

Update: Renton couple burned in Cold Springs Fire show signs of improvement

Two parents who lost their one-year-old son while fleeing from the Cold Springs Fire more than one week ago are showing signs of improvement after suffering from severe burns. Jamie Hyland, 26, and 31-year-old Jacob Hyland also lost their unborn child. In an update posted on Thursday, Sept. 17 to a GoFundMe page for the couple, a family member said Jamie is "very alert and talking as much as she has strength.
- PUB DATE: 9/18/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KING-TV NBC 5 Seattle
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24 Sep 2020 WFC Board Meeting September 9/24/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The September WFC Board Meeting will be held on September 24, 2020, 10am-12pm virtually.  Members are welcome to attend, please contact the WFC office if you would like to attend.
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EVIP 3.0 has been streamlined to make better use of your time.  Highlights of this revised program are:

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