Oklahoma Wildfire Destroys 9 Homes, Forces EvacuationsFire officials are suggesting a blaze that has destroyed at least nine homes in eastern Oklahoma and forced the evacuation of more than 100 others may have been intentionally set.
4 Governors Seek Grazing Assistance Because Of WildfiresThe governors of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and New Mexico are seeking temporary suspension of grazing restrictions for farmers and ranchers because of wildfires.
Wind Conditions Should Ease, Helping Crews Battle WildfiresWinds are expected to diminish as emergency crews in Texas and three other states continue to battle wildfires that have killed six people and destroyed hundreds of square miles of land.
'Critical' Wildfire Weather Expected In Texas, OklahomaForecasters are warning of dangerous wildfire conditions Monday in parts of Texas and Oklahoma.
Drought, Other Factors Contribute To Larger Texas WildfiresLarger, more threatening wildfires are occurring at greater rates as Texas faces drought, development and changes in how land is used.
Texas First-Responders Using Drones To Monitor Wildfire ThreatsThe heat has left North Texas vulnerable to grass fires, but a new tool is giving Johnson County firefighters an edge.
Hot, Dry Conditions = Increased North Texas Grass Fire RiskA dozen North Texas counties have declared burn bans as foliage and area residents wither during a long, dry summer. And fire hazards become more dangerous with each dry, hot day.
Fort Hood Officials Monitoring Grass Fire Officials at Fort Hood say they're monitoring a grass fire near a training range at the Central Texas Army post.
Rural Areas Benefitting From New Emergency Fire System With both a Wind Advisory and Fire Weather Warning in effect across North Texas, dry, dangerous conditions should be a concern for everyone. Firefighters in Parker County prepared well in advance for days just like today.
Millions In Reimbursements For 2011 Wildfire CostsBy December of 2011 the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) had declared wildfire disaster declarations in more than 150 Texas counties. Today the agency refunded some of the money spent to fight those fires.
Suspects Arrested For Johnson County Grass FiresArson investigators in Johnson County say they have located and arrested the two men responsible for setting a series of fires early this week.
Arson Investigators Looking Into Johnson County FiresJohnson County arson investigators are searching for the person/persons responsible for setting several grass fires Monday morning.