Wildfires force evacuations in Spokane, Columbia River Gorge
Video by Spokane Valley Firefighters SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A small but fast-moving wildfire in Spokane prompted temporary evacuation notices for more than 700 homes, authorities said Tuesday. The mandatory evacuations were lifted Tuesday night. The so-called Upriver Beacon Fire, which was less than 1 square mile, broke out near a residential area.