The Shell gas station next to Rusty’s Drive Inn in Cashmere was destroyed by fire last night. The fire was reported at 10:15 with crews responding from as far as Leavenworth and Douglas County to assist. Cashmere Fire Chief Matt Bruener described how the fire started…. Bruener said there were...The post Gas Station Destroyed In Fire appeared first on KPQ.
Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency for 20 Washington state counties in response to wildfires that threaten homes and natural resources. Inslee noted that hot and windy weather conditions are forecast for the next seven days. The proclamation covers Adams, Asotin, Benton, Chelan, Columbia, Douglas, Ferry, Franklin,...The post Governor Declares Fire Emergency appeared first on KPQ.