Firefighters, and other government agencies work to contain the Canyon Creek Complex fire, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, near John Day, Oregon.  (Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian via AP)

John Day fire grows 15% in 2 days

Infrared mapping Thursday morning showed the fire has burned 134 square miles – a 15 percent increase since Tuesday.

Bidding begins for new Skagit County Jail

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — The bidding process has begun for the construction of a new Skagit County jail. The Skagit Valley Herald reports …