Arizona Firefighters' Families Sue Over DeathsWrongful death lawsuit filed on behalf of families of 19 firefighters who died fighting a wildfire in Arizona last year.
Friends, Family Share Stories Of Fallen HotshotsNineteen members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, based in Prescott, were killed June 30 when a windblown wildfire overcame them north of Phoenix. It was the deadliest single day for U.S. firefighters since 9/11. Fourteen of the victims were in their 20s. Here are the stories of those who died.
Hotshots Survivor Won't Question Team's DecisionsThe only member of the Granite Mountain Hotshots to survive the Yarnell Hill Fire that killed his 19 fellow team members on June 30 says he won't second-guess the decisions that his colleague made that day.
Pendant Honors Hotshots Lost In Yarnell Hill FireTwo Prescott sculptors and a foundry have teamed up to produce a pendant honoring the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who died June 30 while fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire.
Retroactive Legislation Planned For Responders' BenefitsSome of the firefighters killed in the Yarnell Hill Fire were only seasonal Prescott city employees so their families don't qualify for full survivors' benefits, but a legislative leader wants to change that.
Family Of Firefighter Killed In Deadly Ariz. Wildfire Denied Lifetime Benefits From CityThe mother and widow of one of 19 firefighters killed in an Arizona wildfire wants the city of Prescott to provide family survivor benefits reserved for full-time employees.
Tuesday Memorial Service For Ariz. HotshotsHundreds of firefighters battling a blaze outside the mountain town of Yarnell came off the line Wednesday to salute a procession of fire vehicles that had been left by 19 elite Hotshot crew members killed in the line of duty.
Hotshots Killed In Ariz. Fire Remembered, MournedNineteen members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, based in Prescott, Ariz., were killed Sunday when a windblown wildfire overcame them north of Phoenix. It was the deadliest single day for U.S. firefighters since Sept. 11. Fourteen of the victims were in their 20s. Here are the stories of some of those who died.
Hearts Heavy As Firefighters Battle Blazes In N.M.The burdens of a relentless heat wave and persistent drought started to give way Monday to cooler temperatures and a little bit of rain as hundreds of firefighters tried to rein in a pair of unruly blazes burning through New Mexico's tinder-dry forests.