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.