By Associated Press August 4, 2015 1:50 p.m.
CANYONVILLE, Ore. — Fire bosses say another four or five days of moderate weather will make a big difference in containing a wildfire in southwestern Oregon's Cascade foothills.
By RODRIQUE NGOWI, Associated Press August 4, 2015 11 a.m.
LANCASTER, N.H. — New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the National Weather Service put out a severe storm warning, as 60 mph winds collapsed the tent, killing two spectators and sending about 32 others to hospitals.
By HAVEN DALEY and TERENCE CHEA, Associated Press August 4, 2015 2:09 p.m.
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. — A predictable but painful summertime ritual played out in half a dozen resort communities near California's largest freshwater lake on Tuesday as an erratic, week-old wildfire that has wiped out dozens of buildings continued to threaten nearly 7,000 more.
By Jessica Lee and Paige Cornwell, The Seattle Times August 4, 2015 9:35 a.m.
The Wolverine fire has grown to 25,634 acres as of 7:45 a.m. Tuesday. The number of people working on the fire is expected to double.
By DONALD W. MEYERS, Yakima Herald August 4, 2015 6 a.m.
NACHES — On a recent evening, Heather Appelhof climbed into a pickup and headed out on a mission mixing education and enforcement.
By Patrick Timm August 4, 2015 6 a.m.
Years ago, I had a resident small frog in my yard and could always hear his happy voice when it was raining. He would gather in the downspout resonating throughout the gutters.