Tag Archives: Arizona

Flagstaff Patrols Fire Risks from the Air

Aircraft patrols will run until bans are lifted     FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies in Flagstaff are stepping up efforts to look for wildfire risks from the air. The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office and Flagstaff police are ...

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Arizona Viewpoint Fire 80 Percent Contained

Wildfire destroyed two homes and threatened others     CHINO VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a wildfire that destroyed two homes and threatened hundreds of others in north-central Arizona is now contained around about 80 percent of its perimeter. ...

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Arizona Wildfire Two-Thirds Contained

Wildfire destroyed 33 residences     CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — Firefighters have containment lines around two-thirds of a 20.4-square mile (52.8-sq. kilometer) wildfire that authorities say destroyed 33 residences and 54 minor structures in north-central Arizona forest. Evacuation orders ...

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Weather Helps Contain Arizona Wildfire

Wildfire has destroyed 30 buildings     CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — Favorable weather conditions are helping firefighters working to stop growth of a wildfire that has burned nearly 19 square miles (49 square kilometers) of north-central Arizona forest while ...

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Illegal Campfire Causes Arizona Wildfire

Wildfire has burned 30 buildings and threatens 1,000 more     UPDATED: CLINTS WELL, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an illegal campfire sparked a wildfire in Arizona that has prompted evacuations while burning 30 buildings and threatening about 1,000 homes ...

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