USDA News: USDA Invests Millions to Protect Communities from Wildfires, Restore Forest Ecosystems, Improve Drinking Water

(STL.News) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture will invest more than $12 million this year to…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC, Rural Fire Departments Are Partners in Fighting Wildfires

Kansas City, MO (STL.News) – One of the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) partners in fighting…

Eyes in the sky: Heat-seeking drones used after tornado

Rescue crews didn’t have to stumble through every destroyed building in their search for victims after…

BASTIA, Corsica | Wildfires spread over Mediterranean island of Corsica

BASTIA, Corsica (AP) — French authorities say firefighters are trying to contain a wildfire that spread…

California News: Panish Shea & Boyle LLP Investigating & Preparing to Prosecute Claims Against PG&E as Cause of Deadly Camp Fire in Butte County

LOS ANGELES, CA – Panish Shea & Boyle LLP has begun the process of investigating and…

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Cool weather helps firefighters in N. California

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on the wildfires in California (all times local): 7:50 a.m. A…

California News: California Secures Federal Assistance to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – Acting California Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that the President and Federal Emergency…

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Nurse fights flames escaping N. California fire

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 2:30 p.m. A surgical nurse…

California News: Acting Governor Newsom Requests Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance for Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – Acting California Governor Gavin Newsom yesterday sent a letter to the President and…

WASHINGTON D.C. | TIPTON INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO ENSURE THAT COMMUNITIES IMPACTED BY WILDFIRES ON FEDERAL LANDS RECEIVE DISASTER ASSISTANCE

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) has introduced legislation to ensure that communities and businesses…

SACRAMENTO, Calif | California approves measure to pass on wildfire costs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Legislature voted Friday to allow power companies to raise electric bills…

California News: Reps. Huffman, Thompson, Announce $99 Million In Federal Funding for Fire Recovery

WASHINGTON – Wednesday, August 15th, Reps. Jared Huffman (CA-02) and Mike Thompson (CA-05) announced that California…

WASHINGTON | US pledges to work more closely with states vs. wildfires

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is pledging to work more closely with state and local officials…

California News: Wildfires – Bear Treated With Fish Skins, Firefighters Return

DAVIS, CA – State wildlife officers and a University of California, Davis veterinarian have again used…

California News: Governor Brown Issues Executive Order to Streamline Cleanup and Recovery in Communities Impacted by Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued an executive order to cut…

St Louis News: Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation Donation Supports Wildfire Victims

ST. LOUIS, MO – As wildfires rage in northern California, the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation – the…

California News: CA Governor Brown Meets with Fire, Emergency Leaders in Shasta County, Requests Presidential Major Disaster Declaration for Northern California Wildfires

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today met with local leaders and fire…

LISBON, Portugal | Red alerts for Portugal, Spain amid smothering heat wave

LISBON, Portugal — Portugal and Spain are sweltering under an intense wave of heat that has…

American Optometric Association (AOA) News: ‘Like Armageddon:’ Doctor of optometry depicts historic wildfire

ST LOUIS, MO – Wildfires are a fact of life in arid California.  Prescribed burns and…

REDDING, California | The Latest: Police: 3 confirmed dead in California wildfire

REDDING, Calif. — The Latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Family…

HELSINKI  | Sweden says wildfires remain serious threat

HELSINKI  — Swedish officials say the country’s wildfires remain a serious situation, with the continuing hot…

MARIPOSA, California | Smoke blankets Yosemite park but trails and lodges are open

MARIPOSA, Calif.  — A deadly wildfire near Yosemite National Park has doubled in size and shrouded…

California News: California Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County Due to Holiday Fire

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. yesterday issued an emergency proclamation for Santa…

LOS ANGELES  | Wildfires rage through California amid heat rage

LOS ANGELES — Firefighters toiled in stifling heat Saturday on the lines of destructive wildfires across…

LOS ANGELES | New wildfires sweep through California, burning homes

LOS ANGELES — Firefighters toiled in stifling heat Saturday on the lines of destructive wildfires across…

HORNBROOK, California | California fire kills 1 as heat stokes blazes in Western US

HORNBROOK, Calif. — A wildfire raging through drought-stricken timber and brush near California’s border with Oregon…

DENVER | Growing wildfires in US West mean more red on July 4

DENVER — Large wildfires grew across the American West on Wednesday, keeping thousands of people out…

Delaware News: Delaware wildfire crew headed to Colorado

SMYRNA, DE — The Delaware Forest Service is sending a 20-person wildfire crew to Colorado’s Rocky…

DENVER  | Exploding wildfires in US West derail holiday plans

DENVER — A growing wildfire destroyed more than 100 homes in the Colorado mountains, while other…

California News: California Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in Lake County Due to Pawnee Fire

SACRAMENTO, CA – California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued an emergency proclamation for Lake…