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The city of Leavenworth has been evacuated after a bomb threat came in at around 8 p.m. on Tuesday Tuesday. Kent Sisson of Chelan County Emergency Management says traffic is blocked from passing through on both ends of town until the threat of an explosive is neutralized. SR 2 is shut down at E. Leavenworth Rd …

Live interview with Captain Fernando Herrera (From our 6 pm newscast) A vehicle fire that spread to vegetation at the base of a hill on Snow Creek Road in Palm Springs has now burned 1,200 acres. An evacuation order has been issued for the entire Snowcreek area. north of Cottonwood, south east of Snowcreek, west …

Posted: Sep 12, 2020 / 10:36 PM MDT / Updated: Sep 12, 2020 / 11:04 PM MDT PLEASANT GROVE (ABC4 News) – A new wildfire started in the hills above Pleasant Grove Saturday night, not far from where crews battled the Battle Creek Fire in August. Fire authorities have named this fire the Battle Creek …

DEARBORN, Mich. – A gas main break in Dearborn forced people in more than 15 homes to evacuate for around two hours on Monday evening. It happened in the area Orchard Street and Michigan Avenue. Police said it was a utility mishap. No injuries were reported. DTE Energy crews were able to cap the gas …

9.21pm EST 21:21 Work has continued under bright lights overnight on Leishenshan Hospital, the second of two that workers are rushing to build in a matter of days in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Beijing News reports that workers have split into two shifts, with the night crew working from 8pm to 7.30am. Once completed …

About 1,000 Americans were still stuck in the Chinese city at the center of the new coronavirus outbreak Tuesday, many hoping for seats on a U.S. government-chartered flight expected to leave early Wednesday. Anxiety in Wuhan, a quarantined city of 11 million people — and across Asia — was spreading as fast as the deadly …

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An early morning fire at the Drake Hotel in downtown Minneapolis forced an evacuation of all occupants. The three-story brick building on the 400 block of 3rd Street South in Minneapolis, caught on fire around 3 a.m. this morning. Minneapolis Fire Department have updated the fire to be a four-alarm fire, meaning …

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WVVA) – The West Virginia State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) expected to return to normal operations after the lifting of the evacuation in the area around the City of Martinsburg’s Wastewater Treatment Plant. Responders finished neutralizing the hazardous materials involved in Monday’s incident and successfully completed air monitoring by 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. Berkeley County Emergency …

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) has declared a statewide emergency as fires rage on both ends of the state — most recently with the Getty Fire that erupted early Monday on the western edge of Los Angeles. The Kincade Fire had already burned more than 66,200 acres — roughly the size of Sacramento — as …

All evacuation orders were lifted Saturday afternoon in the northwest San Fernando Valley as firefighters continued to make progress battling the 7,500 acre-Saddleridge fire that had shut down freeways and sent thousands fleeing from their homes. Slightly cooler temperatures and lighter winds aided crews on their third day fighting the fire, which blackened hillsides from …