Firefighter Dies, 1 Hurt As 1,000 Battle California WildfireA firefighter among those battling a California wildfire died Wednesday and another was hurt when the water truck they were in overturned on a highway miles from the fire lines.
Fire Crews Making Inroads Against Deadly California WildfireFire crews are making inroads against a raging wildfire in central California that has claimed two lives and destroyed 200 homes.
California Wildfire Destroys 200 Homes, BuildingsA ravenous and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 200 homes, many belonging to retirees on fixed incomes with few other possessions.
Crews Make Progress Against Western FiresFirefighters battling home-threatening wildfires in the West caught a break overnight as gusty winds died down but with the region bracing for sweltering heat, Saturday's respite could be brief, authorities said.
Eight Fire Departments Battle Wildfire In CelinaThe fire is being fueled by lots of grass and has been moving fast but is said to be under control.
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.
Wildfires Mark New Era Of Texas FirefightingTexas A&M Forest Service Fire Chief Mark Stanford says wildfires today are more threatening and damaging.
Central Texas Park Reopens After WildfireA state park has reopened following a wildfire that burned seven square miles before being contained.
68 Homes Destroyed In Central Texas WildfireThe Texas A&M Forest Service reported that the blaze in Bastrop County is 70 percent contained.
Officials: Walker County Wildfire Leaves 700 Acres BurnedOfficials say a wildfire has burned more than one square mile north of Huntsville in Walker County.
Progress Against Central Texas Wildfire Threatened By WindsFirefighters have contained about 70 percent of a Central Texas wildfire, although their progress was threatened Sunday by higher winds and lower humidity, officials said.
Sheriff Hands Out Burn Ban Violations In Bastrop CountyBastrop County Sheriff's Office cited six people for burn ban violations on Friday, as the Hidden Pines fire burns on.