SPOKANE, Wash — A new day, a new fire — that’s the harsh truth of wildfire season in Washington state.
As of Wednesday evening, more than 30 wildfires were raging across Washington. The vast majority are in the eastern half of the state, which is no surprise to the Department of Natural Resources.
“It doesn’t take much for us to have a major catastrophic event,” DNR Fuels Analyst Vaugn Cork said. “This could be catastrophic.”