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BETTINA HANSEN / THE SEATTLE TIMES 2012
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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Fire season heats up quickly in state

Last summer's Taylor Bridge wildfire was likely caused by sparks from welding or cutting work on a bridge project southeast of Cle Elum in the Cascade Range. Grass and brush are drying out quickly this summer and will provide a ready starting place for fires.