Menu

WFC News

Posted: Aug 20, 2015

First time in state history: Volunteers asked to join firefight

With firestorms raging through the eastern half of Washington, State Department of Natural Resources is for the first time in state history setting up support centers for those who want to volunteer to join the firefight. Officials say they've been inundated with offers from volunteers to help the firefighting efforts.
- PUB DATE: 8/20/2015 7:38:13 PM - SOURCE: KIMA-TV CBS 29 Yakima
Read more
Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Twisp: Man leaves treats for firefighters who saved his home

A man whose house was saved by firefighters from an advancing wildfire near Twisp Wednesday night has taken to thanking him the only way he knew how: With a note and some goodies. John Cochran has sign outside his front drive simply stating "Thank you" to firefighters, EMS and police officers. Nearby sat a table full of bottled water, Gatorade, doughnuts and granola bars.
- PUB DATE: 8/20/2015 3:03:56 PM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
Read more
Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Chicken coops, fire truck burned in Lewis County wildfire

A Lewis County wildfire burned more than a dozen chick coops, a fire truck and threatened several homes before fire crews could contain it, according to state officials. The Gore Road Fire was burning in area near the 200 block of Gore Road in Onalaska, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
- PUB DATE: 8/20/2015 11:26:51 AM - SOURCE: KOMO-TV ABC 4 and Radio 1000
Read more
Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Surveillance video captures explosion at Bremerton motel

Surveillance video captured the moment a gas leak at sparked an explosion at a Washington state motel. The footage shows the blast from two different angles as debris flew into the air and three floors collapsed. Warren Henry was standing outside along with other guests, evacuated because of the gas leak.
- PUB DATE: 8/20/2015 10:19:57 AM - SOURCE: KIRO-TV CBS 7
Read more
Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Pasco Police Arrest Arson Suspect Who May Be Connected to Dozens of Suspicious Fires

Pasco Police believe they have a man in custody who could be responsible for a string of dozens of arsons. It all came to an end here in Pasco at 28th and Sylvester when Pasco Police Officers caught 44-year-old Abel Contreras after a massive manhunt. We looked up Contreras' criminal history and found that he was arrested last year in Benton County for an assault charge.
- PUB DATE: 8/20/2015 12:00:00 AM - SOURCE: NBC Right Now
Read more
RSS
First63006301630263036305630763086309Last

Theme picker

Search News Articles