Salem, Ore. – Wildfires across the state along with hot, dry and windy conditions have prompted Oregon Governor Kate Brown to declare a state of emergency. The governor’s office said wildfire activity across the region is putting a strain on ...

Lakeview, Ore. – Over the past two days, fire crews in southwest Oregon have responded to over 90 smoke reports in Klamath and Lake Counties. The South Central Oregon Fire Management Partnership said 200 wildland firefighters are working to suppress ...

Garfield County, Utah (CNN/KSL/KUTV) – Wildfires continue to tear through parts of the western U.S., and the region’s dry conditions are literally fanning the flames. Fire operations spokesperson Erin Darboven said, “We had a lot of calls from the public ...

White City, Ore. —  Grayback Forestry is hiring for the upcoming fire season. The company is searching for 80 firefighter hopefuls to fill their seasonal team. Grayback forestry’s been serving the region since 1979. The company does everything from prescribed ...

Salem, Ore. — Recent fire seasons have the Oregon Department of Forestry stretched thin. That’s according to a new audit by the Oregon Secretary of State’s office. The report says ODF has been forced to spend more time fighting fires ...

Trail, Ore.- As the second day of the battle against the Cleveland Ridge Fire came to a close, homeowners near the fire lines continued to prepare for evacuations.  The fire sparked in a rural area near Trail, Oregon on Monday, ...

Central Point, Ore. — There was a close call last month for a Mercy Flights helicopter en route to Yreka when a drone flew dangerously close to the helicopter’s blades. The incident has sparked a conversation about the growing presence ...

Spokane, Wa.– (KHQ)  A kindergarten class is growing dozens of small trees they’ll eventually send to Chelan, which was hit hard by wildfires this summer. The kindergartners at Hamblen Elementary are studying trees right now. “You have to make it ...

Calif. — (NBC News) California officials said Monday that 23,000 people have been displaced by two wildfires ravaging the state — including one believed to be the worst yet in a devastating fire season. At least one person was killed, four ...

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