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Two fireworks wildfires doused

 

Last updated 7/8/2020 at 8:22am

Smoke rises from a wildfire near the mouth of Osborn Bay Monday afternoon as people on a personal watercraft recreate near Sunbanks Resort. - Scott Hunter photo

Fireworks caused one fire on Independence Day and another Monday afternoon. 

On the Fourth of July, a fire across from the Northrup Point boat launch burned about a tenth of an acre, Grand Coulee Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ryan Fish told The Star in an email. 

That fire was put out by the Bureau of Land Management, which had had about 20 firefighters stationed near North Dam and ready to...



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