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02:12 min | 1 year ago

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"News Center at my Northwest, calm at least three homes and 11 other buildings in eastern Washington. Get eaten up by fire. Everyone in the Okanogan County communities have Nispel, Um Buffalo Lake and Cache Creek is evacuated. There are power outages in the area and phone lines are down creme TVs. Nicole Hernandez is there. The wind right now is really what's noticeable. That was soon as you kind of get out of the car. You start feeling that wind and that is what Cruz say is pushing this fire and, of course, making it more dangerous. There is no detour around a portion of the North Cascades Highway shut down by wildfires. Road workers say drivers are showing up at closure points, asking if they can get through on forest service roads. Seven mile stretch of state route. 20, west of Winthrop is expected to remain closed through the weekend and as fire season hits full swing jet fuel shortages are threatening to hinder planes and helicopters that drop fire retardants in the northwest. The federal government reports short term problems at bases in Oregon, Utah and Arizona already Jet fuel supply chains are still ramping up with the return to mass travel. Olympia City workers shut down a road to remove the safety hazards left behind by a homeless camp Carry, Redland tells Cairo seven TV. The cleanup is part of a new management program. We're going to provide more cleanup, more case management and other services between those three organizations. Here and some other sites around the community. Right now. The program is funded for one year. In your Cairo radio forecast calls for this afternoon to bring our warmest temperatures all week with high around right around 80 75 degrees in downtown Seattle at 305. This weather report brought to you by molecule dot com. That's molecule with a case. I'm Diane. Death. Weather. Cairo Radio News. Tell your smart speaker to play Cairo radio here for what's next. Wow. Wow. I didn't make a chance. They got it Cheap bitch. Wow. Oh, hey, hurry. Well, look at you a shorts on diving. It does the candidate Tom addressed much.

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02:28 min | 1 year ago

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"National legislation to protect voter rights. Republican leaders criticizing President Biden's decision to wind down U. S operations in Afghanistan an agreement with Afghan leaders made by the Trump administration even though the Pentagon says it's leaving a well trained and equipped Afghan army to fight the Taliban. Republican Mitch McConnell insists Afghanistan Is unraveling the Senate Republican leaders, saying President Biden's making a deadly mistake pulling all U. S troops out. He's rejected warnings that the government in Kabul Will fall to the Taliban. The Pentagon saying the U. S. Is not there to fight an Afghan civil war and the feel the ABC News Washington in California, a state judge, delivering a blow to Governor Gavin Newsom ahead of the recall. You submit the deadline to have a D for Democrat listed next to his name on the California recall ballot. He sued his own secretary of state, saying his election attorney made a filing mistake last year and he wants to be listed as a Democrat. Will. His opponents are listed as Republicans in this overwhelmingly Blue State, Now a judge in Sacramento ruling the quote circumstances do not justify excuse from the deadline end quote. Newsom will have no party affiliation on the ballot. ABC is Alex Stone in Los Angeles. You're listening to ABC News. Stay connected. Stay informed. 20 minutes of nonstop news continues on co mo news. 1000 FM 97 7 Good afternoon. Come on news time, 12. Oh, two. I'm Taylor Van sites now our top stories from the chemo 24 7 News Center. Hundreds of people remain under mandatory evacuation orders, including the entire town of Nez Belem in Okanogan County. Kathy Moses is with fire information group there and tells a comma that a thunderstorm moved through the area. Early last evening. Several lightning statics comes through the Kabul Indian reservation. Um, sitting off, um, a few fires kill them spiel and one toward each limb and then each lamb district, three homes and several other buildings as well as barns and sheds burned in this bill. Um, last night. Okanogan County Emergency Management officials say that SPLM Buffalo Lake Agency, Cache Creek and other surrounding areas are all under level. Three mandatory evacuation notices at a shelter is set up at the high school in Grand Cooley. We now know the name of the man accused of starting a massive fire at a sea tank apartment, which left more than 80 people homeless and sent forward to the hospital combos. Nick Problem with details. The man's name is Michael Reinsdorf, who they believe.

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02:52 min | 1 year ago

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"And four other people wounded officers responding to reports of gunfire early Saturday morning and found two women and three men who had been shot. They were taken to a hospital where one woman died. Conditions of the other victims was not immediately known. No arrests have been made. Authorities investigating the motive and circumstances of that shooting a federal judge issuing a summary judgment in favor of Washington state against to gold mining companies over years of water pollution stemming from the Buckhorn Mountain Goldmine. That's an Okanagan County, U. S. District Court Judge Rosanna Peterson dismissed the company's main defenses, writing there was no support for their claims. That the state Attorney general's office cannot enforce all of the mind. Clean Water Act permit Lawsuit filed by Attorney General Bob Ferguson contended that Crown Resources and Kinross gold Violated the state Clean Water Act by discharging illegal levels of pollutants into some creeks that feed the kettle river there in Okanogan County companies could face millions of dollars. In penalties. Washington State patrol arresting a person for suspected D U in a serious crash and would be island overnight. On Friday. The vehicle drifted off the road early Saturday morning there Freeland and hit an unoccupied excavator parked on the shoulder. The passenger was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries, and the driver was arrested for suspected dy and vehicular Assault. We're seeing major milestones and efforts to get everybody vaccinated right now. A statewide updates. If you're curious, almost Nick Pop, um has it for us and with new variants of the virus still out there, health experts like Duchin want everyone to get vaccinated so that they can be protected against the more dangerous strands of covid. And although Covid 19 infection rates are much lower than recent peaks, Covid 19 is not calm. Our goal is to reach a minimum of 70% fully vaccinated within all racial and ethnic groups and in all zip codes, which can really only be accomplished if everyone decides to roll up their sleeves and get that shot. But the good news is when it comes to partial vaccinations, many of those areas within south and southeastern King County Have increased percentages and in places like Burian see Tak renting in to Aquila there even over that 70% threshold. Nick Pop. Um come on in Co Mo News Sunday with Mark Christopher people across the country honoring June machines as part of a national holiday comes Suzanne Fonda went to Tukwila on Saturday and several events she found being held there. Let us smart song at the Juneteenth Jamboree at Jenkins Park. The powerful lessons for family came in the former Song and pros and at the Juneteenth festival at a fellow park volunteers work to improve equity and equality, Healthcare, Among other things, eliminating health disparities is so important. And because the rate of the uninsured is so high in the black community. We want to make sure that we're out here in the community, especially in the black community,.

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03:55 min | 1 year ago

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"Drivers who aren't supposed to be on the bridge. Drivers will get a $75 ticket in the mail for each violation come on, whose time 509 rescue crews and Indonesia have found The black box is from ah Boeing 7 37 500 that crashed Saturday into the Java Sea just four minutes after take off. It's the same airport where a Boeing 7 37 Max crash two years ago, ultimately causing the grounding of the max for more than a year for design changes. 62 people were on board. This latest plane that crashed. There were no survivors. The plane is not the same as the 7 37 Max, what's was grounded after two deadly crashes. A small helicopter with two people on board crash landed there in ice rink in hotel in Okanogan County over the weekend. No one was hurt with that chopper fell from the sky. It happened Saturday afternoon in Winthrop. And on Mount Rainier. Some sad news over the weekend of visitor at the park has been found dead after falling Rangers recovered the body of 65 year old Constance Markham of Eatonville yesterday she was located on a steep slope below Rik Sekar point along a park road Rangers learned of her accidental fall Saturday afternoon. Come on news time. 5 10. It's time to get to the beacon Plumbing. Sports desk. Com Hustlers here Good morning. Good morning College football's national championship game set for tonight and hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens. Alabama, looking for their sixth title with Nick Saban is their head coach. The tide favored by 8.5. Any NFL rather than prepare for the next match up to see hot players with the V. Mac and rented yesterday, cleaning out their lockers after losing to the Rams Saturday among those who were still shaking their heads at the season had come to an end. Safety Jamal Adams is tough man. Obviously, you know, this is this wasn't the plan, right? But You know we can. We can come up with a million and one excuses, but Said to matter we're not gonna do it, You know, I mean, you know hats go off to You know l a yesterday three games, The Baltimore Ravens beat Tennessee 20 to 13 and an A F C wild card game. New Orleans held off the Bears in the NFC 21 9 and the final match of the weekend. Cleveland pulled off the upset win over Pittsburgh for the first playoff win. Since 1919 99 48 37 their first postseason victory in 26 years, and the first playoff road wins is December of 1969. There's a pretty good women's college basketball team over on the police. Charlie's Ledger, Walker made a layup of the buzzer and over time Washington State beat number seven Arizona 71 69. The Cougars have one foreigner. Others seven and one for the year SPORTS Instead of 40 past the hour, Tom Butler colonies come on his time, not 5. 12. Efforts continue across the country to get Americans vaccinated against covert 19 more quickly. Here is ABC news correspondent Trevor All New York City, opening so called vaccine mega sites trying to meet the historic demand. But on day one, a surprisingly small turnout, the national vaccine rollout has gotten off to a sluggish start of the 22 million doses distributed. Less than seven million shots have been administered so far. States like Florida still seeing hours long lines There's way more demand from seniors. Then there's been supplies so far. That will start to change in Texas San Antonio officials opening a clinic at the Alamodome this week. 9000 available slots booked in just six minutes and the city flooded with nearly 200,000 calls. We're not where we had hoped to be at this point, given the vaccine, we thought we would have now President elect Joe Biden, hoping to accelerate the process as soon as he's sworn in Saying here released nearly all available vaccine doses. Instead of saving some for second shots. Covert 19 has now killed nearly 375,000 Americans as we hear from ABC, Zoran shot the average daily death toll soars above 3000. I've been here 21 years. I've seen more people passed away in the past week. In the past couple weeks, Really? The night's almost like a combined and all of my career as a nurse at ST Joseph's.

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03:33 min | 1 year ago

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"Limited border crossings to essential travel since March. Restrictions that have been extended each month since then, although he acknowledges President elect Joe Biden has a different approach on the pandemic than President Donald Trump. Trudeau says the situation in the U. S remains serious and take will take a while to change that. Meantime, the pandemic is taking a huge toll on public health workers across the state combos, Carleen Johnson reports, political pressure, public threats and an impossible workload or forcing people out. Laurie Jones has been working in public health and Okanogan County for 17 years. After repeated recent threats to her safety, she got a new security system for her home. She's staying on at her job. But in the same office, Dr John McCarthy is not. He's leaving in December, he says. The workload has become too much way don't have to be happy than there's a pandemic going on. But the blame individuals, it's not gonna be helpful. Earlier this year, anti masked demonstrators protest it outside the home of Spokane Health officer Dr Bob Lutz. He was recently fired by the county Board of Health. Carleen Johnson coma news for parents, teachers and students closed schools represent an ongoing struggle and inconvenience. Schools, construction crews, The closures provide a rare opportunity comes Corman take explains school district's all over the state are spending a combination of local and state funding to upgrade their buildings. You know when the shutdown happened in many districts were in progress with projects. I know our district was 10, a Leeds maintenance and operations for state schools, she says. Plenty of work is simply not possible. When students and staff are on campus, not having students in a building was an opportunity that is rare. The pandemic shutdowns have extended their short summer work window. On the other hand, she says, some contractors have build district S'more to cover the expense of covert work. Safety protocols. Corwin Hague Co. Moh news will the wait for help from the federal government continues in Whitman County, nearly three months after a wild fire ravaged the communities of Molden and Pine City. Here's come Those Bill O'Neill with the bad fire destroyed about 80% of the homes in molding back on September 7th, prompting Governor Jay Ainsley to ask President Donald Trump to declare the fire a major disaster. That designation would send millions of dollars in aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide temporary housing and help President Rebuild mold in town Council member Scott Hawkinson lost his home in the fire, he tells the spokesman review many of those who have been impacted were already struggling financially. I did not have insurance fires in Oregon and California and around the same time have already been declared disasters below. Neil Camo News. Ah Farmer restaurant erupted in flames early this morning and Auburn, sparking a response from multiple fire district's crews rushed to the scene in the 4500 block of a street southeast in Auburn around 6, 30 smoke and flames were pouring from the building when the first firefighters arrived. The doors and windows were boarded up, making it tough for crews to get inside. Once they did, they backed out because it wasn't safe. No word yet on how that fire started. Well, let's check in now, with Cuomo's bill, swore to the Beacon Plumbing sports desk in the Seahawks line, their victory nest with Eagles feathers, Bill. It wasn't pretty, but it got the job done. Seattle taking a 23 17 Monday night victory in Philly. Russell Wilson found David Moore for one touchdown. Chris Carson rumbled 16 yards to the end zone in his first game in five weeks. Mia Carlos everybody else and I'm saying contribute.

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02:22 min | 2 years ago

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"In Okanogan County. Now 70% contained the flames spread quickly. Over the last 11 days because of the strong winds and low humidity. The cause of that fire is still under investigation. Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Spokane, spoke directly with President Trump last night, asking his administration to fully support wildfire relief. Last week, she visited the Whitman County cities of Pine City and mauled in to see the destruction of the wildfires firsthand. Wildfire destroyed the city hall post office and a fire station and 85 homes surrounding farmland also was scorched. While in Washington D C Yesterday, McMorris Rodgers also hand delivered a letter with pictures of the fires destruction to the president. What was supposed to be a gift to cruise in the wildfire zone has now brought an apology from Governor Jay Inslee as we hear from couples Brian Calvert When Governor Insley visited fire ravaged areas in Douglas County, he brought some apples with him. The gifts of honey crisps came from the trees at the governor's mansion. The idea was to offer a gift those affected by the fire, but his recipients opened up the apple boxes they discovered Apple maggots. Maggots have been a problem in the Pacific Northwest since 1979 so much so that a fruit quarantine area that includes Thurston County was created, meaning no fruit should be transported out of the area. The governor obviously embarrassed issued this statement. Last week. Trudy and I wanted to express comfort for the community's suffering from devastating fires. When I visited some of these areas, I took some apples we picked from our tree in Olympia. We regret the mistake. This is a good reminder of the importance of awareness around Apple quarantine. Brian Calvert Ammonia. The operators of bars and restaurants across the state want to stay open longer and 100 owners have signed a letter to Governor Jay Inslee just extended a couple more hours, so we have a chance to survive. Austin says. Flight Path has every required covert protocol in place. Last call now comes at 9 30, he says. Customers then strategize about whose house Can host a gathering. It sends it off into an environment that's that's not a safe and isn't isn't following the mandated protocols that are required by the governor across town, Ethan Stoles, restaurants feeling the pinch, too. And losing customers because of the early last call. It means if you're seeing someone at 8 30 You're largely struggling with the ability Tio serve them through their entire usually to our dining experience. So businesses are asking the governor to extend the service called Midnight in an effort.

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04:20 min | 2 years ago

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"Murrow Award for Best news Coming up a gubernatorial Gaff says something bad into the States Fire Zone. I'm Brian Calvin, with the gift that keeps on giving pest Just 7 30 General William Barr is being criticized for comments. He made it Hillsdale College in Michigan Wednesday about Corona virus lockdowns, putting a national lock. Down. Stay at home orders is like house arrest. It's it's It's you know, other than slavery, which was a different kind of restraint is the greatest intrusion on civil liberties in American history, Congress and Jim Clyburn told CNN. Those comments were quote the most ridiculous tone deaf God awful things I've ever heard. 860,000 people filed for first time unemployment benefits last week, the 26th week in a row of record unemployment levels. White House chief of staff Mark Meadows is the CDC director Robert Redfield is not close to the Cova 19 vaccine process That's continued push back to Redfield. Sworn testimony Wednesday be the second or third quarter of next year before vaccine was widely available. Roads are flooded in Georgia, and trees are down his tropical depression. Sally continues to move across the region, dumping rain. Brian Clark ABC News News 1000 FM 97 77 31 Right now, Good morning, Greg Hershel to manufacture here. It's the co Mo Morning news and in downtown Seattle, Still very smoky, and it's 63 degrees. Well, here are the top stories from the Coma. 24 7 News Center, the Department of Ecology reports. The hazardous air we've been suffering for the last couple of weeks in Washington is unprecedented. We have smoky air for longer periods, but it wasn't his dirty or dangerous to breathe as this stuff is in state land. Commissioner Hillary Friends says the fires and the smoky air should inspire some long overdue investments in proactive forest health. We have 2.7 million acres of force that are already dead and dying largely due to disease infected patient. Increasing drought smoking area is expected to start clearing out tonight when wet weather returns, but air quality readings are still on healthy today in the Puget Sound area on the coast, however, They're reporting good air quality. The Cold Springs fire, which has burned nearly 190,000 acres in Okanogan County, is now 70% contained. The flames spread quickly over the past 11 days because of the strong winds and low humidity. The cause of that fire is still not known in Oregon, less than a week after President Trump approved the federal Emergency Declaration for that state. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Cesar has now declared a public health emergency due to the wildfires in the hazardous air. The wild fires have burned more than a million acres in Oregon and much like Washington. That state has also been dealing with unhealthy air quality. Some homeless advocates admit they circulated Ah hoax letter on Social Media Claiming the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Seattle was offering free rooms to the homeless to escape the wildfire smoke. The organizer staged a sit in to make their point there 12,000 homeless people in the city of Seattle, But there is the only an 80 bed shelter that is open that is also not friendly toe LGBTQ members of the community high it released a statement saying quote were outraged that an anonymous group issued a fake press release that misled and tried to lure many of Seattle's Most vulnerable individuals to expect hotel accommodations. What was supposed to be a gift to cruise in the wildfire zone has not brought an apology from Governor Jay Inslee, as we learned from Com os Brian Calvert. When Governor Insley visited fire ravaged areas in Douglas County, he brought some apples with him. The gifts of honey crisps came from the trees at the governor's mansion. The idea was to offer a gift those affected by the fire, but his recipients opened up the apple boxes they discovered Apple maggots. Maggots have been a problem in the Pacific Northwest since 1979 so much so that a fruit quarantine area that includes Thurston County was created, meaning no fruit should be transported out of the area. The governor obviously embarrassed issued this statement. Last week. Trudy and I wanted to express comfort for the community's suffering from devastating fires. When I visited some of these areas, I took some apples we picked from our tree in Olympia. We regret the mistake. This is a good reminder of the importance of awareness around Apple quarantine. Ryan Calvert. Camo news Coming up on the Come all morning news. Doing away with the degrade in Seattle schools wasn't good for anyone. I'm Carleen Johnson a discussion last night to bring it back. 7.

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02:10 min | 2 years ago

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"This puts focus on the air quality inside your home right now, and what can you do about it? Here's Cuomo's Cara cost image, experts say it depends on the age of your home. And if your windows are leaky people should take measures again to reduce their exposure. And one of those ways is to stay indoors in a space that has been here three and remember what you could do. That is by using that D I y filter fan. You can make that at home. You just need to get the Merv filter 13 or higher. But as many of you might already know those supplies are hard to come by here in Seattle, right now, cost image come. Oni crews are making progress against the big fires burning in the state, including the two in okay Noggin and Douglas counties. The Cold Springs fire and Pearl Hill fires have burned more than 412,000 acres combined. A cold Springs fire in Okanogan County is at least 60% contained now and the Pearl Hill fire in Douglas County. As atleast 90% contained we'll be talking live with meteorologist Kristen Clark aboutthe smoke prognosis here in just a minute come. Oh news is still teaming up with the Salvation Army to help people affected by the wildfires in our state. We've raised more than $35,000. Thanks to you for Washington Wildfire relief. If you'd like to know more. Go to our website. Cuomo news dot com. Look for the banner at the top of the Web page. Boeing is accused of downplaying significant information in the final House report on the 7 37 Max. Harsh report. Of course you might expect, but it's really nothing new analyst Richard Aboulafia with a Teal group. I think going really does need to make changes. I think a lot of people working at them. I've known that for some time in terms of the position. Of engineers in the company leadership and the redress that engineers have In the final report. Boeing is accused of hiding certain facts about the planes computerized flight control system and offering inadequate training for pilots of the new Max. Boeing has responded to that report, saying once the Max is certified to fly again, the company will have full confidence in its safety coming up after we check traffic and weather, the anti mask pastor from Tennessee going to be inside a home ish tonight. I'm Carleen Johnson. A state rep Leaves of profanity laced voicemail. I'm Brian.

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02:26 min | 2 years ago

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"The top stories from the camo 24 7 news center. Boeing is accused of downplaying significant information in the Final House report released this morning on the 7 37 Max. It's harsh report, of course. You might expect, but it's really nothing new. It's aviation analyst Richard Aboulafia with the Teal Group speaking with us a few minutes ago, I think going really does need to make changes. I think a lot of people working at them. I've known that for some time in terms of the position. Of engineers in the company leadership and the redress that engineers have in this final report. Bowling is accused of hiding certain facts about the planes computerized flight control system and offering inadequate training for pilots on the new Max. Boeing has responded to the report, saying once the Max is certified to fly again, the company will have full confidence in its safety. More smoke is expected to move into the Puget Sound area today from the wildfires in Oregon, and that means air quality will be on healthy Samantha Birth with the national Weather. Weather Service's rain coming late tomorrow into Friday, will help and then a little wind Saturday should do the trick looks to be a little bit more backbone in regards to the wind, so that will help to make out a smoke. The state Department of Ecology says. We've been breathing the most contaminated. Hazardous air since they began keeping records. So it means once again today, Seattle parks, beaches, boat wraps and play fields are closed. At least through today. The city is urging you to stay inside as much as you can house the air quality inside your home right now, and what can you do about it? Here's Carmel's Cara customers, experts say it depends on the age of your home. And if your windows are leaky people should take measures again to reduce their exposure. And one of those ways is to stay indoors in a Stasis that has good air quality and remember what you could do that is by using that D I y filter fan. You can make that at home. You just need to get the murder filter 13 or higher. But as many of you might already know those supplies are hard to come by here in Seattle right now, Sarah cost image come. Oni crews are making progress against the big fires burning in the state, including the two in Okanagan and Douglas counties, the Cold Springs and Pearl Hill. Fires have burned more than 412,000 acres combined. Cold Springs fire in Okanogan County is 60% contained, at least and the Pearl Hill fire in Douglas County is at least 90% contained. Here's what's coming up on the comb. Oh, morning News. A state rep leaves a profanity laced voicemail. I'm Brian Calvert and colleague is now apologizing for the poor choice.

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02:17 min | 2 years ago

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"And forest management problems or to blame for all the wildfires Here's almost Jeff Pooja. Hundreds of thousands of acres have burned and more than two dozen people are already dead. And now the Western wildfires have become political and you have years of leaves dried leaves on the ground just sets it up. It's really a fuel for a fire. But speaking with CNN's Wolf Blitzer governor Jay Inslee said the president has no idea what he's talking about the president to try to tell us we're not managing or forest. I don't think he could find which end of an axe. The holder pitch a tent without an instructional manual. Anjali says. Climate change is to blame for the greater number and intensity of wildfires. Jeff Pooja, Look, come on news people hoping for a little relief from all this smoke here in western Washington. Gonna have to wait almost Charlie Harder tells us it's not expected to clear out until at least the end of the work week. This is a stubborn weather pattern, and the expected rain and light breeze in the forecast never developed. Come on news dot com Meteorologist Got Cystic says That means it'll be smoky around here a few more days. And how does this smoke rate now? This definitely looks like it was the worst event of the last three years, he says. Air quality gauges air measuring some record levels of pollution in spots with one gauge near West Seattle, showing the worst levels since it was put there in the 19 eighties. Charlie Harder come O'Neill's farm workers in Central Washington or in a particularly dangerous situation caught between covert 19 and wildfire smoke. Worker advocate Andrea Schmidt with Columbia Legal Services says While we could not have predicted the fast spread in the new Corona virus among farm workers, we could have been more prepared for wildfires. Failing that we've had and the state is the lack of advanced preparation for this sort of thing. We know that major fires happen, Seattletimes says Farm workers in Brewster in Okanogan County were evacuate. Evacuated to a city park unsheltered from the unhealthy air while inside shelters covert 19 Khun Spread faster, of course. In close quarters. Seattle Transportation officials hoping a lot of small changes in West Seattle will help make up for the loss of one of its big connectors. The West Seattle Bridge. Come O Seu Romero with more with the earliest possible opening of the bridge. Not until 2022..

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01:52 min | 2 years ago

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"Felton says, is not looking as promising as hope. So not good air out there this morning again, and unfortunately, this next weather system that was coming into the area is weakening faster than I first anticipated. The weekend, several cities in Oregon recorded air quality levels that were the worst in the world. Now. The Air Index for most of Washington this morning shows us in either the very unhealthy range some parts in hazardous. Felton says, even though it doesn't look or perhaps smell as bad as a few days ago. The air has not really improved much at all, and we should stay inside. That's everybody. Not just the people with respiratory problems should stay inside and possible real change, he says. For the next 5 to 6 days in air quality Carleen Johnson come Oh news parks in the city of Seattle or closed again today because of the poor air quality. Mayor Jenny Durkan shut them down on Friday, and her order also still effects play fields, beaches and boat ramps. The summer great fire in the Bonny Lake area. There's about 65% contained Now. Firefighters say it's scorched fewer acres than originally thought. It's burned 494 acres instead of 800. This woman was evacuated last week. What was allowed to go home Friday night. We've been through earthquakes. We never thought that we would live through a forest fire. It just never occurred to us. We've never thought about 50 Mile an hour winds smoke fire evacuation. Never even thought about fire destroyed eight buildings, including two homes. The massive fire in Okanogan County is now 50% contained more than 188,000 acres have burned, but firefighters say they made significant progress yesterday. A one year old rent and baby died in that fire, and his parents were badly burned. Over the weekend, Governor Jay Inslee spoke to a national audience about the fires here Now on this week with George Stephanopoulos governor chain immensely, says the devastating fires.

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02:37 min | 2 years ago

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"Spots. This fire has ravaged roughly 800 acres. We watched crews start to restore power and Sumner and Bonney Lake evacuation orders. They're still in place, but some people are returning home. Others like Lori Lund can't go home. Not yet an insurance assessor deemed her home a catastrophic loss. She doesn't know what's next. It's terrifying. It's It's awful. It's uncertainty. We don't know the condition of our home if we'll be able to return to its neighbors have lost their homes, and it's a time of Cove it I thought that was our number one concern, and now we've got this to face and again. It's the uncertainty and the unknown that scares a central part of our state. In Okanogan County. Evacuation orders are still in effect. Where the Cold Springs fire continue. Is to spread that fire has burned several buildings. It's about 25% contained in it is scorched more than 187,000 Acres. Wildfires in central Oregon are producing some harrowing stories of survival from families who escaped the flames east of Eugene. Yeah, try not to think about that one. It's a Early bums my positivity, Tiffany's home and Blue River has been reduced to ashes. Monday night, she headed home to work on Lee to find out the raging holiday farm fire was knocking on our front door. Her six year old daughter, niece and sister were still inside the house. She says To me, there's no way for us to get out and I told her you have to get the girls wet their blankets. Tiffany turned around, rushing to get them, but she wrecked her car that he was in at the time. He begged to sheriff deputy to give her a ride home, but they couldn't get there with the flames. Luckily, firefighters rescued her sister and the little girl That's almost Tammy Matassa reporting from Springfield to remind you once again, the co Moh news is teaming up with the Salvation Army to raise money for the people in need is a result of these devastating wildfires. You can find all the information you need right at the top of our home page, a co Moh news dot com Coming up on the come all morning news. I'm baronial Pierce County Sheriff decides it's time to retire, Moron. Why, and what comes next time now to check the drive at 6 34 with the traffic update from John Nelson. Traffic starting to pick up on area roadways, Seeing some slow going north, bound by five through come on North Bound Valley Freeway struggling a bit through can't often on getting into rent in four or five started see the normal heavy traffic in the North bound direction. Renton to the Newcastle area, floating bridges, looking good across the water, looking at some slow traffic right now, I five North bound al bro getting in the downtown Seattle travel times right now, Federal way to Seattle will take about 27 minutes. It's a quad to Seattle about 18 minutes ever to Seattle about 28 minutes. Our next Comeau traffic at 6.

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KGO 810

01:32 min | 2 years ago

"okanogan county" Discussed on KGO 810

"This tonight. You know, the thing about this is that Ah, you know the people, the people that that have problems understanding how infrastructure works, and I'm talking about Bart. You know, that is a complex problem. Bart does not stand alone from the city and all the other problems from drug use to homelessness to, you know, financial considerations. It is amazing. I was really fun to do that with NBC news. We'll do more of that in the future. So sometimes 80 88 10 talk to you. Next. Three deaths are blamed on wildfires in Oregon, including two in Marion County. Sheriff Joe Can the treacherous conditions, Deputies commandeered a front end loader to clear that road and get up there. As they entered this area. They had the assistance of fire crews to do this. When they arrived. They did find the two victims in a vehicle in Okanogan County, Washington, a child was killed his parents seriously burned as they attempted to outrun a fire. The Department of Homeland Security flatly denies a whistleblower complaint filed by its former intelligence chief, which accuses the White House of seeking to censor or manipulate information for political purposes. Including Russian efforts to interview in the 2020 election. Brian Murphy says he was demoted for failing to comply. President Trump told journalist Bob Woodward in private about the deadly Corona virus back in February, as he was downplaying it to the American public. That's according to a series of interviews Woodward did with the president for his new book. Very evolving or ABC News knew.

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"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:06 min | 2 years ago

"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

"It out quickly. Not sure yet how it started. Ah, wildfire burning in Okanogan County, now doubling in size the Palmer fire burning more than 11,000 acres, and it's not contained. Yet the National Guard is helping to fight the fire as it moves toward the Canadian border. A local political analyst says former vice President Joe Biden delivered the best speech of his political career as he accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president. More from comas, Corwin take this is our moment. This is our mission, Biden delivered a call to action to his base and drew a sharp emotional contrast between the current administration and the one he hopes to build for love is more powerful and hate. Hope is more powerful than fear and right is more powerful, dark local political analyst Ron Dots our founder of strategies. 60 says Biden accomplished what he set out to do. Probably the best speech he's ever given him his political career to be clear dots our says that was not a high bar to hurdle because he doesn't have a history of giving the kind of stem wider speech is that Motivate the troops. But tonight he reached deep. Biden's acceptance speech close the first ever virtual national convention next week, the National Republican Party rolls out its own version as it renominates president. Trump Corwin. Hey, HQ. Momo knew next week, the Republicans take the spotlight. President Trump accepting the nomination. You could hear the Republican National Convention Monday through Thursday. Seven o'clock each evening here on co. Moh homeless and formerly homeless people who have been critics of the system. We'll have more of a voice on policy in King County. As we hear from comas baloney in terms of power. The move is a relatively small one and giving more of a say to people who have been critical of elected and nonprofit leaders. Vote came at the monthly meeting of the governing board of the Regional Homelessness Authority, which was created to consolidate all policy and budget decisions. The Movil impact three members of the 12 seat board. The Seattle Times reports. King County has for years been giving seats on decision making boards to people who've been homeless but have left it up to nonprofits or agencies to choose those participants. Hello, Neil Conor's a new freak over 19 testing site. His company West Seattle marriage Any Durkan announced the site will open next week at the athletic complex, achieves self high school to date we've done over 125,000.

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"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:43 min | 2 years ago

"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

"Cuomo TV will have more time to fight a King County judges order requiring them to turn over images from a May 30th protest March. The update from comas, Corwin hate the judge's order. Her to provide. Seattle police with potential criminal evidence was due to be enforced today. But the Seattle Times reports a state Supreme Court commissioner has granted the news companies motion for any emergency stay. The media outlets, including The Times Co. Mo and three other TV stations argue the order is a violation of state law. Seattle City Council member Theresa Mosqueda says protesters rights are on the line as well. I think it is abhorrence that our city continues to push for members of the press to hand over video and photos of people participating in their First Amendment rights. Police are hoping the images will help them identify protesters who burned several police cars and stole police weapon. Owns the street Supreme Court will either hear the media's appeal itself or refer it to the state appeals court. Corwin Headache Coma news Renters and landlords in King County will soon be able to apply for assistance through a new 41 plus million dollar fund. The effort, which has largely funded through the Federal Cares Act will continue through December. 30th those who have fallen behind or are missing rent payments can apply for three full months of rental relief, though there are some restrictions on who can receive the funding. Seattle Times reports that the program will last beyond the October 15th statewide moratorium on evictions put in place by Governor Jay Inslee, homeless and formerly homeless people who have been critics of the system will have more of a voice on policy in King County. Almost Bill O'Neill explains. In terms of power, the move is a relatively small one and giving more of a say to people who have been critical of elected in nonprofit leaders. The vote came at the monthly meeting of the governing board of the Regional Homelessness Authority, which was created to consolidate all policy and budget decisions. The Movil impact three members of the 12 Seaboard. Seattle Times reports. King County has for years been giving seats on decision making boards to people who've been homeless but have left it up to nonprofits or agencies to choose those participants below. Neil, Come on. It's just people were killed in a crash overnight in Tacoma. It started as a hit and run along Hosmer Street around 11 30 last night. The driver took off and then hit two vehicles on Park Avenue North South 84th. One of those cars had people in it and the driver in that car and then the hit and run driver died. A passenger in the hit and run car was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Ah, wildfire burning in Okanogan County has now doubled in size. The Palmer fire is burning more than 11,000 acres. It's not contained the National Guard's helping fight the flames. The fire's moving toward the Canadian border. Coming up. Next, we'll tell you who the winner was in our daily trivia contest. Will update. Cuomo SPORTS Right now, Savings count more than.

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"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

03:35 min | 2 years ago

"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

"August weather with a string of seven degree days and overnight lows in the fifties and the common Weather Center I'm meteorologist Kristen Clark, Partly sunny and 76, now in downtown Seattle. Come on these time to 05 as we continue with 20 minutes of nonstop news. A state emergency declaration now in effect because of the heightened threat of wildfires that authorizes the use of the National Guard to help fight the blazes. Several fires have popped up in central and eastern Washington over the last couple of weeks. The Palmer fire near Orville in Okanogan County. You did nearly 6000 acres overnight people living in that area being told to evacuate immediately, The governor says some progress is being made to slow the spread of the Corona virus. But more work needs to be done. The story from comas Charlie Harder immensely, says there is modest success in Washington, and he attributes it to measures such as mask wearing and social distancing, But the case rate is still too high. He says the target is 25 cases per 100,000 were now about 110 were four times higher. Then a reasonable target where we really need to be governor is also issuing new phase guidance that allows a limited return of some activities such as museums and bowling. Charlie Harder. KOMO news. Agriculture workers in Washington state will face more widespread testing in the weeks ahead more from Kemal's Bill O'Neill. The updated requirements include broad scale testing whenever an employer sees more than nine cases among workers over a two week period, or the virus rate equals 10% of total employees. The testing must be timely and involve all employees and contractors. Those unwilling to be tested, they're not allowed to continue to work. Meanwhile, the Seattle Times reports givers farms in Okanogan County must test the entire work force following an outbreak of Koven 19 there, which has killed at least three workers below. Neil Camo NEWS. Ah, forthe Corona virus Testing site is coming to Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan set to announce the location today, but we do know it will be somewhere in West Seattle. More than 100,000 tests have been done in the first two months of the city's free testing program. The cover 19 crisis has led to some major changes in the delivery of health care, and doctors and hospital officials say many of those changes are here to stay. Dr. Daniel Craft with digital health says Telehealth has exploded but so has the care of patients who would otherwise be hospitalized. But Choose to stay home and receive the same kind of monitoring and care. They call it home, spittle or hospital at home might use these invasion with with Kobe, tracking the respiratory status and know when we might need to advance their cares of his FDR before they need an acute intubation. People get more rest, sleeping in their own bed. They start moving around quicker and go outside for fresh air and are less likely to fall in familiar surroundings. Also have support from family and even pets. It's also cost effective accelerating was coming soon, five years to now to now, and a lot of that is coming to the home. Uh, your phone on and inside our bodies. The Bureau of Health Care I OT Internet of medical things, is now writing five G in many parts of the country. Eligible patients typically are acutely ill, but don't need around the clock intensive care. For common conditions like heart failure, respiratory ailments, infections and now cove in 19. They're linked to 24 7 command centers via video and monitoring devices that send their vital signs. They get home visits from dedicated medical teams. Just like in a hospital. They compress an emergency button any time for instant health and we use his opportunity to Teo reshape and reimagine Healthcare through the sort of crisis of the Corona virus Hospital at home models had been used on a smaller scale across the country since back in the.

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"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

01:33 min | 2 years ago

"okanogan county" Discussed on KOMO

"Forgot your last thing. I'm sorry. Christian, suitably, from Seattle Fire just told me that two buildings on either side had to be evacuated. We also evacuated a home to the left. And there was a condo complex to the right. Then we evacuated that We're in very close proximity to the buildings that had caught fire. So whatever goals today was to protect those from catching fire. Thanks and forgive me Christian now Seattle fire, as they say, has control. But there are still many firefighters. We'll say half of those 100 that initially responded still here on the scene, and Seattle fire chief Goggins has also arrived to survey the scene as well Live on Beacon Hill. Corwin hate homeowner. A statewide emergency has been declared because of heightened threats of wildfires, and that authorizes the use of the National Guard to help fight fires from here on out. Several blazes have popped up in central and eastern Washington. Over the last couple of weeks. There's a fire burning near Oroville in Okanogan County. I grew to nearly 6000 acres overnight. That's about 9.5 Square Miles. People in that area have been told to evacuate Kamala Harris accepted to the nomination for vice president at the Democratic National Convention last night. I want a Noble's is CEO of the Tacoma Urban League and says Harris represents a welcome change ahead to give us hope to let the black community know that we deserve to be in positions of leadership. Nobles is also running for the state Senate in district. 28. Washington Bus, a state organization that encourages young people to vote, says young voters are excited about the election and that they are ready to show up. Here's what's coming up after we check traffic.

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