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Dee Riggs

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Health, Home and Garden, Photographer, Police, Reporter

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Phone: 509-664-7147 (work)

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  1. LEAVENWORTH — A firefighter on the wildfire just west of Leavenworth suffered burns to his shoulder and back Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by burning and rolling debris.
  2. Four men have been arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder after a body was found Sunday along the Columbia River near Pateros.
  3. OROVILLE — A 61-year-old Oroville man trying to save his dog was killed by a falling tree Friday afternoon.
  4. TRINIDAD — A Grant County fire chief is crediting defensive spaces around homes with keeping a fast-moving fire from damaging any structures over the weekend.
  5. LEAVENWORTH —A wildfire burning on the west end of town was 50 percent contained this morning.