- Crews in Michigan's Upper Peninsula battle 100-acre wildfire Updated: Jul-31-15 12:54 pm
HUMBOLDT TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Crews in Michigan's Upper Peninsula have made progress in battling a roughly 100-acre wildfire that has been fueled by warm weather and strong winds, officials said Friday.
- Michigan warns of wildfire danger because of heat, dryness Updated: Jul-29-15 7:47 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan authorities say there's a growing danger of wildfires because of hot weather and a lack of rain in many parts of the state.
- Idaho eyes closing some state forest lands amid fire danger Updated: Jul-21-15 5:59 pm
BOISE, Idaho - Officials need to consider closing public access to some state forest lands because of private timberland owners' concerns about extreme wildfire danger this year, Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter said.
- Early start to Northwest wildfire season; more danger ahead Updated: Jul-03-15 4:37 pm
SEATTLE - Predictions of an early wildfire season have come true in the Northwest as low snowpack levels, record warm temperatures and very dry conditions have helped fuel blazes weeks earlier than usual.