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Highway closed near Mattawa

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MATTAWA — Highway 243 north of Mattawa is closed in both directions due to smoke from a wildfire burning in the area.

An alert from the Washington State Department of Transportation says the highway closed at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, and is expected to remain closed until at least 8 p.m.

It is undetermined when it will reopen.

— K.C. Mehaffey, World staff

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