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Large fire burning near Spirit Lake

Crews are still working to contain a large fire burning near Spirit Lake, which the Idaho Department of Lands says has burned roughly 40 acres. According to Timberlake Fire District, the fire is expected to be contained by noon Sunday.

Medical Lake water retested, no E.coli found

The city of Medical Lake said Wednesday night that a water sample taken in the northwest part of the city came back positive for E.coli. More than 100 homes and businesses between Brooks Rd. and Lake St. were told to drink bottled water or boil tap water before consuming it.