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Summer Fruits
9:00 am
Wed July 31, 2013

Al-Jazeera America Comes To Seattle And Tips For Preserving Summer Fruits

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Wildfires Continue To Burn Central WA
Two massive wildfires burning in central Washington have swallowed up nearly 132 square miles and forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes. The largest of the two wildfires is burning near Wenatchee. Last night, Kittitas County officials declared a state of emergency as the fire grew to over 92,000 square miles. The other major wildfire is burning near Goldendale in south-central Washington. We hear an update from Albert Kassel at the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.

Al-Jazeera America Launches In Seattle
Longtime KING 5 television reporter and anchor Allen Schauffler signed off this week, but not for good. Schauffler has joined the new Al-Jazeera America network as a correspondent based in Seattle. We talk with him about his time at KING and his new assignment with the cable news network.

Preserving The Fruit Of Summer
The fruit flavors of summer don’t linger too long. Paige Irwin and Amy Pennington share tips, tricks and recipes to keep fruits at your fingertips all year long.