Search
Refine your results

CITY

COUNTY

LOCAL LEADERS

NATIONAL & WORLD LEADERS

Sort by:
Jan 3, 2013 at 6:20 PM
The lawsuit involving the Taylor Bridge fire victims is getting larger. They now plan to sue the state as well.
Dec 28, 2012 at 10:28 AM
People in Washington decided that marijuana, long derided as a dangerous drug that could lead to more harmful addictions, wasn't so bad after all.
Dec 17, 2012 at 12:59 PM
An August wildfire that destroyed 61 homes and cost $11.1 million to suppress was likely caused by sparks from welding or cutting work on a bridge project southeast of Cle Elum in the Cascade Range, the state Department of Natural Resources said Monday.
Dec 12, 2012 at 5:59 PM
Two companies accused of starting the Taylor Bridge Fire responded to the lawsuit against them.
Nov 2, 2012 at 5:39 PM
More victims are suing the construction companies accused of starting the Taylor Bridge Fire. Action News learned there's now close to 60 people suing Conway Construction and Rainier Steel.
Oct 18, 2012 at 5:55 PM
A lawsuit has been filed against two construction companies accused of starting the Taylor Bridge Fire.
Oct 2, 2012 at 6:33 PM
The high fire risk continues across Yakima County. That brought more closures at local shooting ranges.
Sep 27, 2012 at 11:28 AM
Thousands of firefighters are still battling five major wildfires in Eastern Washington that have burned a total of 186 square miles, but managers are increasingly confident they're gaining control.
Sep 24, 2012 at 6:37 PM
Fire crews tell Action News they would get a better handle on the fires if they merged.
Sep 24, 2012 at 6:43 PM

ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- Kittitas County is re-assessing the property values of dozens of homes after the Taylor Bridge Fire.

Almost 50 properties are being evaluated. State law allows for a value reduction in cases of fire damage. Changes...
Sep 21, 2012 at 6:53 PM
The Kittitas County Fairgrounds is still taking animals from people impacted by the Table Mountain Fire.
Sep 21, 2012 at 8:43 PM
Washington state has warned a construction company that it will be liable for property damages and firefighting costs if investigators determine its work started a wildfire northwest of Ellensburg.
Sep 15, 2012 at 9:04 AM
The Washington National Guard deployed two helicopters equipped with water buckets Friday to help crews battling wildfires near Wenatchee.
Sep 14, 2012 at 12:21 PM
The Washington National Guard deployed two helicopters equipped with water buckets Friday to help crews battling a wildfire near Wenatchee.
Sep 12, 2012 at 3:14 PM
Join Humanities Washington for Fire and Forests: From Smokey Bear to Taylor Bridge, a Think & Drink conversation about forest fires and fire management in Eastern Washington. Fire photographer John Marshall and research ecologist Paul Hessburg will...