Electric City, Wash., - Nearly 150 firefighters worked in winds gusting to 40 miles per hour yesterday attempting to corral the 29,000-acre Barker Canyon Fire Complex that was started by lightning Saturday night, September 8, at two spots – one approximately 13 miles
By BEN FOXAssociated Press
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - The latest prisoner to die at the U.S. base in Guantanamo, Cuba, was identified Tuesday as a Yemeni man with a history of mental illness who battled guards inside the prison and challenged his confinement all the way to the Supreme Court.
Press Release From The City Of Spokane:
Spokane Mayor David Condon today announced that he has appointed Frank Straub, formerly the Director of Public Safety for the City of Indianapolis, as Spokane's new Police Chief. Straub's appointment will be forwarded to the City Council for
CLE ELUM, Wash. (AP) - A large central Washington wildfire that has burned out of control for much of the week is now 40 percent contained.
Authorities late Friday updated the containment number for the Taylor Bridge fire from 33 percent.
The fire burned on the north side of Interstate 90