It was a little over a week ago that Bridgeport High School boys’ basketball coach Pat McFadden bustled through a burning home to save his fiancé’s 8-year-old son, Tommy. Both remained in Harborview Medical Center for treatment of burns Tuesday – McFadden in serious condition and Tommy, satisfactory.January 16, 2018 1 a.m. read more..
Fire Prevention Week is this week in Washington, with officials touting the theme “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!”October 10, 2017 8:37 a.m. read more..
DENVER, Colo. – The Western Governors Association is urging congressional leadership to fix the present approach to budgeting for wildfire costs at the departments of the interior and agriculture.October 10, 2017 8:35 a.m. read more..
The state Department of Natural Resources has rescinded the statewide burn ban on DNR-protected lands, although some burn restrictions are still in place for parts of northeast Washington.September 26, 2017 3:52 p.m. read more..
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is lifting fire restrictions in eastern Washington.September 26, 2017 2:11 p.m. read more..