2,800-acre fire east of The Dalles threatens homes, I-84 partly open

Authorities say a fire that broke out early Thursday evening grew to nearly 3,000 acres by nightfall and was threatening homes about six miles east of The Dalles, closing a 20-mile stretch of Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge.

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Kim Tobin

POSTED: 5:49 PM PDT June 26, 2012 

By Kim Tobin, KTVZ.COM

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