Stories tagged: Central Washington fires
Fri., Aug. 8, 2014
Inslee files request for federal fire disaster aid
OLYMPIA – Central Washington families, businesses and governments need federal aid to help cover losses from this summer’s wildfires, Gov. Jay Inslee said in a request to the federal government. …
Thu., Aug. 7, 2014, 10:25 a.m.
State seeks major disaster aid for fires
Central Washington families, businesses and governments need federal aid to help cover the losses from this summer’s wildfires, Gov. Jay Inslee says in a request to the federal government.
Wed., July 23, 2014
Obama promises electricity aid in Washington fire areas
SEATTLE – The federal government will provide emergency assistance to help restore electricity in areas of Central Washington where wildfires have knocked out power, Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday. Inslee …
Sat., July 19, 2014
Inslee surveys Washington blazes: ‘This is a firestorm’
OLYMPIA – As Central Washington battles a firestorm growing at what may be an unprecedented rate, Gov. Jay Inslee asked residents to use extreme caution and obey evacuation orders if …