Dee Camp

General assignment, community and entertainment reporter

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Grant County deputy fired

The Grant County Sheriff's Office has fired a deputy who was suspected of fourth-degree assault-domestic violence.

Trudi Inslee visits fire areas today

Washington first lady Trudi Inslee is in Pateros today touring fire areas. She toured the Alta Lake spike camp to thank firefighters for their efforts.

Public meeting about fires is today in Nespelem

A public meeting about the North Star and Tunk Block fires will be at 5 p.m. today at Nespelem School, 229 School Loop Road.

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North Cascades could reopen Sunday

The North Cascades Highway, closed for a week and a half because of fire, could open as soon as Sunday.

Electricity may be restored tomorrow to Omak flats

Electricity should be restored by late Friday to areas of the Omak flats and Riverside Cutoff, Greenacres and Johnson Creek roads.

North Star Fire continues burning northward

The North Star Fire, burning mostly on the Colville Indian Reservation, has blackened 170,000 acres of forest, brush and grass.

Leads sought on homemade bomb in Grant County

A homemade explosive device found along a road Wednesday evening was neutralized by the Richland Police Bomb Squad and Grant County SheriffĂ­s Office.

Donation center open to all fire victims

The North Star Fire donation center at the former Okanogan Bingo Casino building, 41 Appleway, is open to all fire victims, the Colville Confederated Tribes Emergency Operations Center said.

Fire relief center set up in downtown Okanogan

A fire relief center has been set up at the old Food Depot building, 300 S. Second Ave.

North Star Fire continues, more evacuation notices issued

The North Star Fire continues to burn along a broad swath extending from Ferry County to just east of Omak-Okanogan.

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