In a photograph from Tuesday night, at left, a bulldozer works to improve a fire defense line east of the Red Apple Fire as the sun sets on the first day of the fire.

At right, after high winds pushed the Red Apple Fire past lines of defense, the scene near the end of Mylius Road near Monitor has changed to a burned landscape as seen on Friday.

Don Seabrook: (509)661-5225

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I was born in Wenatchee, went to Eastmont High School, graduated from the University of Washington with a communications degree in journalism. I have a wife and three children.