Nineteen 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.
The search for a Forest Service firefighter missing since Friday in the northern New Mexico’s Santa Fe National Forest is growing.
A wildfire has destroyed 10 to 15 structures and forced the evacuation of hundreds of exclusive Utah homes as lightning-sparked blazes devoured dry grass and brush across the West and burned to the edges of small communities in several states.
Firefighters who battled the Carpenter 1 wildfire received a special thanks from nearby residents.
Fire officials reported 95 percent containment Monday of the more than 43.5-square-mile Carpenter 1 fire.
Weiland fire started Tuesday, only 15% contained.
A federal official says a wildfire burned power lines and is threatening homes in the remote northeastern Nevada community of Tuscarora.
Crews fighting the Carpenter 1 wildfire are getting a handle on the blaze, but full containment is not expected for some time.
A new report shows an Arizona wildfire that began with a lightning strike and caused little immediate concern because of its remote location and small size quickly grew into an inferno, leading officials to rapidly order more resources in the hours before the flames killed 19 members of an elite Hotshot crew.
Residents of evacuated canyon areas are beginning to return home.