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  1. Blue Creek FireRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    The Blue Creek Fire near Walla Walla has spread to more than 6,000 acres, and is headed right for the city's watershed. "I'm worried about what are the 30,000 people going to do, should we stock up on bottled water just in case?" says Walla Walla resident Trisha Larson.

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  2. Walla Walla Makes Preparations As Blue Creek Fire Threatens Water SupplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The massive Blue Creek Fire near Walla Walla, Washington, is putting the city's drinking water supply in jeopardy. The fire is burning along the area's watershed line as fire crews work around the clock to contain it.

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  3. Firefighters work to contain wildfire east of Walla WallaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Seattle Times

    Around 1,000 firefighters continued to battle a 6,140-acre fire east of Walla Walla Friday that triggered the evacuation of about 120 residents and burned down one home since it began Monday. The wildfire started Monday afternoon in the area of Blue Mountain Road and Klicker Mountain Road, about nine miles east of Walla Walla.

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  4. Blue Creek Fire burning over 6,000 acres; Blacksnake Ridge Road closed to trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KEPR CBS 19

    The massive wildfire that broke out eight miles east of Walla Walla Monday is now burning up to 6,140 acres of ground, that's up from the 3,800 acres reported Wednesday. Authorities say a crew of 1,000 personnel is working to fight the Blue Creek Fire and as of Friday morning they have contained 10 percent of the wildfire.

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  5. Wildfire near Walla Walla continues to burnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this photo taken Wednesday, July 22, 2015, a helicopter drops water on a hotspot in the Blue Creek Fire area, east of Walla Walla, Wash. The dangerous fire weather extended to Washington state, which is also struggling with drought.

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  6. Walla Walla requests state's assistance to fight Blue Creek wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    Right now, dozens more firefighters are on the scene of one of the nation's highest priority wildfires, and that's in Walla Walla. The Blue Creek Fire near Walla Walla burned more than 5,000 acres, one home has been destroyed and many others are threatened.

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  7. From The Fire Front: Walla Walla's Watershed, Homes In JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Firefighters on the Blue Creek Fire burning just outside of Walla Walla are intensifying their fight to hold a line and keep the wildfire out of a watershed and residential area. Correspondent Anna King describes the scene: It's barely wide enough in some places for vehicles to inch by each other.

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  8. The Latest: Some evacuations off in Northern California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... is dumped from the belly of a tanker plane onto a ridge near a cabin in the Blue Creek Fire area, east of Walla Walla, Wash. The dangerous fire weather extended to Washington state, which is also struggling with drought. About 600 firefighters on ...

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  9. Up Mill Creek Road, Residents Prepare For Blue Creek FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A helicopter dips a bucket of water out of a farm field airbase to fight the fire headed toward Mill Creek outside of Walla Walla, Washington. Helicopters and planes are assisting with buckets of water and retardant as the 5,500-acre fire continues to grow to the southeast.

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  10. As The Blue Creek Fire Grows, Some Walla Walla Residents Prepare To LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Smoke hangs in the air after fire east of Walla Walla, Washington, swept through about 1,000 acres of the Klicker family's timber, sparing some. The Blue Creek Fire burning 10 miles east of Walla Walla, Washington, has grown to 5.500 acres and is the top priority fire in the Northwest for federal resource managers.

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  11. Western wildfires threatening homes and disrupting tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Albany Times Union

    ... is dumped from the belly of a tanker plane onto a ridge near a cabin in the Blue Creek Fire area, east of Walla Walla, Wash. The dangerous fire weather extended to Washington state, which is also struggling with drought. About 600 firefighters on ...

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  12. Mumford & Sons Saddle Up in Rousing 'Ditmas' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | RollingStone

    ... n August 17th and 18th. The band's traveling stopover festival, Gentlemen of the Road , is also scheduled to hit Walla Walla, Washington and Salida, Colorado on August 15th and 22nd, respectively.

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  13. Campers flee Montana fire; California blaze threatens homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... campgrounds and homes. Members of the Grayback Forestry firefighting unit become part of the tent city at Walla Walla Community College in Walla Walla, Wash., Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Hundreds of fire fighters are now part of the Blue Creek Fire ...

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  14. Northwest Wines: Merlot continues to shine in Washington wine countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bellingham Herald

    ... a bold yet balanced structure of blueberry seed tannins and pomegranate acidity. Reininger Winery 2011 Merlot, Walla Walla Valley, $43: This easy-drinking Merlot is light on the oak with just 5 percent new wood, which allows for enjoyment of tones ...

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  15. Hundreds fighting wildfire near Walla Walla; 1 home burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KEPR CBS 19

    Crews fighting a wildfire in southeast Washington are working to prevent flames from reaching a watershed that provides drinking water for the city of Walla Walla. Fire spokeswoman Amber Mahoney said Thursday that firefighters are removing fuels and securing lines to prevent it from reaching the edge of the Mill Creek Watershed.

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  16. The Latest: Washington fire closes in on city's water sourceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Crews fighting a wildfire in southeast Washington are working to prevent flames from reaching a watershed that provides drinking water for the city of Walla Walla. Firefighters are removing fuels and securing lines to prevent it from reaching the boundary of the Mill Creek Watershed, fire spokeswoman Amber Mahoney said Thursday.

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  17. Wind, Dry Ground Fueling Wildfire In Washington StateRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | WNYC-AM New York

    Smoke from the Blue Creek fire billows over wheat fields east of Walla Walla, Washington, on July 21, 2015. A wildfire sweeping through Glacier National Park in Montana is prompting more evacuations.

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  18. National Night Out in Walla Walla to include parades, games, food and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | KEPR CBS 19

    Walla Walla County Commissioners Proclaim August 4, 2015 as National Night Out in Walla Walla Vicki Ruley, the Crime Prevention Coordinator for the Walla Walla Police Department accepted the National Night Out Proclamation from the Walla Walla County Commissioners, July 20, 2015. National Night Out is a free community crime prevention / drug prevention event which will be celebrated at Pioneer Park, August 4th, Tuesday, from 5:00-7:30 PM.

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  19. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... AP) Photo: Brenda Ahearn, AP A firefighting helicopter, one of eight, dips water from Bennington Lake east of Walla Walla, Wash., Tuesday afternoon, July 21, 2015. Walla Walla County Commissioners have declared a state of emergency due to a wildfire ...

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  20. Vine & Dine Festival Pours Into Big Sky ResortRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Wine Business Online

    ... Elk Cove Vineyards, Raptor Ridge Winery, Natalie's Estate Winery from Willamette, Oregon; Reininger Winery from Walla Walla, Washington; Robert Biale Vineyards, Truchard Vineyards from Napa, California; Kistler Vineyards from Sonoma, California; ...

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