drought

Drought worsens in Northern California

(KGPE/CNN) – Drought conditions are worsening in the Western U.S. The U.S. Drought Monitor says more than 95 percent of the region is in a drought. The arid conditions are fueling devastating wildfires. As of Thursday, more than 100 large fires were …

Northwest drought worsens

(CNN) – Drought conditions in the West are getting worse. According to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor report released Thursday, more than two-thirds of Western U.S. is dealing with extreme or exceptional drought. That’s the highest level in recorded history. Experts say …