Fire prevention advocates, area residents and Clark County officials are marking the anniversary of the start of a massive wildfire on a mountain near Las Vegas with a call for awareness of drought and effects of climate change.
Hundreds of firefighters spent Sunday scouring steep and rugged terrain just east of the Arizona-New Mexico border for any hot spots left from a wildfire that has scorched more than 22 square miles of the Navajo Nation.
Firefighters are trying to direct flames away from populated areas in northern Arizona.
The wind-whipped wildfire is burning in a rugged canyon between Sedona and Flagstaff.
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.