QUINCY — Evacuations orders for about two dozen homes near Quincy were lifted early Wednesday morning as firefighters continued to battle a blaze northeast of Quincy. Fire officials now say it is safe for residents to return to their homes.
UPDATE 12:40 A.M. MONDAY: The count of burned houses and structures near the Broadview area has risen to 12 and possibly more, said emergency management specialist Rich Magnussen. Firefighting crews are also continuing to monitor homes on the north side of No. 2 Canyon as the fire progresses.
WENATCHEE — A property owner's good intention this morning to clear sage brush that was blocking motorists' view around his Red Apple Road property shows how easy it can be to unintentionally start a fire.