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Posted: Aug 4, 2020

Big Fire on Konnowac Pass Forces Evacuations

A big fire continues to burn on Konnowac Pass. Firefighters say the fire is now at more than 1,000 acres at 75 percent containment. Officials at the Northwest interagency coordination center say 49 firefighters are on the scene of the fire that started at about 3:40 Monday afternoon. The fire threatened homes and forced evacuations on Monday night but no homes were burned and no injuries were reported.
- PUB DATE: 8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: NewsTalk 1280 KIT
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Posted: Aug 4, 2020

Kittitas County first responders ready to handle wildfire threats over the next few months

As Kittitas County begins to experience the first wildfires of the 2020 season, local first responders are up to the task of ensuring they are dealt with in an expeditious manner. Although the county saw a relatively mild fire season in 2019, Kittitas Valley Fire and Rescue Chief John Sinclair said the conditions this year suggest that we will not see a repeat of last season.
- PUB DATE: 8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: Daily Record News
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Posted: Aug 4, 2020

Firefighters battle brush fire near Rattlesnake Ridge

Fire crews are battling a brush fire located south of Moxee near Rattlesnake Ridge, according to the East Valley Fire Department. Fire crews say the fire burned at least 5 acres and it continues to spread. Currently, firefighters say they are dealing with very windy conditions, and fire whirls have popped up.
- PUB DATE: 8/4/2020 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: KIMA-TV CBS/CW+ 29 Yakima
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