August 7, 2018

Private Firefighters: A Growing Trend

As the firefighting crew moved in, they quickly removed dry brush, patio furniture and all other flammable objects. Then they cleared ...
August 1, 2018

At Least Six Dead, Others Missing in Redding Fire

An out-of-control wildfire in the area of Redding, California, has claimed the lives of ...
July 26, 2018

Ferguson Fire Chokes Yosemite Valley

At the peak of the tourist season, Yosemite Valley and large sections of Yosemite National Park have been shut down, as fire crews work feverishly ...
July 17, 2018

Couple Charged with Arson in Lake Christine Fire

Arson was the cause of the Lake Christine Fire, which has burned about 6,000 acres ...
July 10, 2018

State of Emergency Declared for Utah

Citing drought conditions and extreme temperatures, as well as numerous active wildfires across the state, Utah Governor Gary Herbert declared ...
July 3, 2018

California Wildfire Season Blows in Early

“Oh, look at that hill. I bet those flames are 400 feet tall.” Leona Demits was pacing ...