Evacuation http://nwpr.org en Beaver Creek Update: Nearly 10,000 Homes On Evacuation Alert http://nwpr.org/post/beaver-creek-update-nearly-10000-homes-evacuation-alert <p></p><p>More resources continue to pour into Idaho’s central mountains to fight a growing wildfire that has now consumed more than 150 square miles, or roughly the size of Detroit.</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 12:50:55 +0000 Emilie Ritter Saunders 32765 at http://nwpr.org More Evacuations Ordered, Homes Lost In Large Idaho Wildfire http://nwpr.org/post/more-evacuations-ordered-homes-lost-large-idaho-wildfire <p></p><p>Wildfires burning in Idaho continue to be the country’s top firefighting priority. There are two massive blazes in that state that continue to threaten communities. Hundreds of people remain evacuated.</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 15:03:37 +0000 32539 at http://nwpr.org Idaho Fire Nation’s Top Priority http://nwpr.org/post/idaho-fire-nation-s-top-priority <p></p><p>A massive wildfire burning in Idaho has become the nation’s top firefighting priority. The 125 square mile blaze is threatening hundreds of homes and hundreds of people have been asked to leave.</p><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 14:06:54 +0000 Sadie Babits 32477 at http://nwpr.org Trinity Ridge Fire Gets Closer To Featherville http://nwpr.org/post/trinity-ridge-fire-gets-closer-featherville More than a thousand fire fighters in Idaho are working to protect homes as a massive wildfire moves closer to the mountain communities of Pine and Featherville. Sadie Babits reports. <p> The Trinity Ridge fire burning 100 miles northeast of Boise remains the state’s number one firefighting priority. That’s because the wildfire continues to threaten hundreds of homes in Pine and Featherville. Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:17:53 +0000 Sadie Babits 13811 at http://nwpr.org Suspicious Shopping Bag Causes Washington State Capitol Evacuation http://nwpr.org/post/suspicious-shopping-bag-causes-washington-state-capitol-evacuation <p>Washington state troopers evacuated the state capitol building in Olympia for several hours Monday morning due to a bomb scare. Washington State Patrol spokesman Bob Calkins says several witnesses saw a woman deposit a cloth shopping bag in the capitol rotunda and walk away. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 13:11:55 +0000 Tom Banse 13400 at http://nwpr.org Suspicious Shopping Bag Causes Washington State Capitol Evacuation