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Posted: Jul 14, 2020

8 aircraft, 100 firefighters stop Sunset Fire in Chelan County

Eight aircraft and roughly 100 firefighters contained a wildfire Monday that had the potential to threaten hundreds of homes in Sunnyslope. The Sunset Fire was reported at noon Monday near Sunset Drive and Easy Street. Officials called for a third-alarm response at 12:42 p.m. as the fire spread west toward Monitor and to the east toward Warm Springs Canyon and the Eaglerock Drive subdivision.
- PUB DATE: 7/14/2020 7:31:58 AM - SOURCE: Wenatchee World
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Posted: Jul 14, 2020

Clark County Fire & Rescue, Woodland eye fire annexation

Voters in Woodland and throughout Clark County Fire & Rescue’s jurisdiction will have the chance to approve formal annexation of the city into the district with a ballot measure set for a vote in the August primary. The ballot measure would put all of Woodland city limits under the jurisdiction of Clark County Fire & Rescue (CCF&R), with which the city currently contracts for fire protection service.
- PUB DATE: 7/14/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: The Reflector - Metered Site
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Posted: Jul 14, 2020

Washington reports over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for third time in last week

For the third in the last week, Washington health officials reported over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases during a one-day period. The Washington Department of Health said there are 1,101 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the statewide total to 41,757. The state's death toll due to the virus is 1,399, according to newly released numbers.
- PUB DATE: 7/14/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KIMA-TV CBS/CW+ 29 Yakima
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Posted: Jul 13, 2020

Battle Ground house fire causes $450K worth of damage, displaces 4

A fire on Monday caused extensive damage to a house in Battle Ground, according to the fire marshal for Clark County Fire District 3. Crews from the fire district and Clark County Fire & Rescue were dispatched at 10:05 a.m. to the 1200 block of Northwest 19th Court for a residential fire. The first arriving crews discovered that the blaze had already spread into the attic of the home, which the fire district said “can be some of the most challenging fires to extinguish.
- PUB DATE: 7/13/2020 7:36:17 PM - SOURCE: Vancouver Columbian
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Posted: Jul 13, 2020

6 injured as victims jump from burning Seattle building to escape flames

Six people were injured -- four of them critically -- as people jumped from the third story to escape flames burning through their building in Seattle early Monday morning. 911 dispatchers received multiple calls for the fire that broke out in the 2400 block of Aurora Ave. North just before 5 a.m., according to Seattle Fire.
- PUB DATE: 7/13/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000 Seattle
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