Wind-Driven Nevada Wildfire Destroys Home as Owners FleeA wind-driven wildfire that had prompted warnings for about 500 people to evacuate charred one sprawling property in a rural northern Nevada community, a fire official said Thursday.
Northern Nevada Fire Prompts Evacuation AdviceWith a wildfire growing in a populated area of northern Nevada, authorities are asking people to voluntarily evacuate themselves and their animals to an events center in Reno.
Northern Nevada Wildfire Closes Section of I-80A Nevada wildfire has cut power to about 600 customers as well as closed a section of a major highway and a public park.
Probe: State Cut Staff for Prescribed Burn Turned WildfireAn independent investigation into a smoldering prescribed burn that sparked a Nevada wildfire and destroyed 23 homes found several questionable practices at the state forestry division, including understaffing despite repeated warnings about unstable, windy weather.
Crews Quell Lightning-Sparked Wildfires West of Las VegasFirefighters who had one wildfire nearly contained were dispersed to quell almost a dozen new fires sparked by a lightning storm in the mountains northwest of Las Vegas.
Crews Report Wildfire Progress in Lovell CanyonCrews are reporting progress containing a wildfire burning in a mountain canyon about 25 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip.
Interview with Fort McMurray Resident After Fire EvacuationFort McMurray resident discusses evacuation process after being ordered to leave her home as soon as possible as the fire became a danger to the city.
Air Quality Advisory For The Valley
Smoke From Wildfire Cancels Ironman Tahoe EventsIronman races in Lake Tahoe were canceled on Sunday due smoke and unhealthy air quality from a northern California wildfire.
Awareness Highlighted 1 Year After Mt. Charleston FireFire 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.
Crews Fighting Navajo Blaze Search For Hot Spots 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.
Arizona Wildfire Expected To Triple In SizeFirefighters are trying to direct flames away from populated areas in northern Arizona.