mudslides

MP97 Fire nears end, aftermath work begins

MEDFORD, Ore. — When you have an area that’s been hit by a wildfire, heavy rainfall is no longer it’s best friend—it’s actually its worst enemy. Southern Oregon’s largest fire thus far this summer, the Milepost 97 Fire, is 95 percent contained. While …

Mudslides hit Southern California

Calif. — (NBC News) Crews worked through the night to clean up the damage left behind by massive mudslides in southern California Thursday evening. An afternoon of heavy rain triggered the slides. The mudslides completely blocked off major highways, trapping some in …