Interactive map: How Taylor Bridge compares to fires around the country
The Taylor Bridge fire in Central Washington continues to burn after destroying 70 homes and forcing the evacuation of 500 people, according to a Seattle Times story from the news side.
Check out our editorial in Thursday's paper, which says our forest management practices have not kept pace with changes in our state's forests.
Here is an interactive map from the Associated Press comparing wildfires across the nation.
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