By Associated Press August 1, 2014 4:09 p.m.
TWISP — A new wildfire in north-central Washington is threatening homes and has closed part of Highway 20 between Twisp and Winthrop.
By Associated Press August 1, 2014 5:15 p.m.
PORTLAND — Gov. John Kitzhaber is opening the door for crews battling wildfires in Southern Oregon to call use local fire engines and other resources.
By Associated Press August 1, 2014 9:45 a.m.
PORTLAND — Overnight thunderstorms with frequent lightning toppled a few trees and knocked out power in places from Salem through the Willamette Valley to the Portland area.
By Associated Press July 31, 2014 9:43 a.m.
SEATTLE — Forecasters say dry weather with above-normal temperatures will continue into next week in the Northwest.
By Associated Press July 31, 2014 10:48 a.m.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — Yosemite National Park officials say the section of a wildfire burning two miles from a grove of treasured giant sequoia groves has died down, though it is closer to the grove than initially estimated.
By Patrick Timm July 31, 2014 6 a.m.
Expect more of the same: sunshine and hot weather for the next few days and into the weekend. How about 90 degrees today and 85-90 through Sunday? After today, it will slowly cool off.