Wildfire Risk Remains High In North TexasJohnson County on Wednesday became the most recent North Texas county to implement burn bans to try and limit the risk.
Elevated Fire Risk Results In Red Flag Warnings Across North TexasThe fire danger across North Texas continues to be high and weather condition will keep it that way all week. Together dry air; dry ground, dormant vegetation, low humidity and gusty winds are the perfect storm for grass fires.
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.
Texas Panhandle Wildfires Much Bigger Than First ThoughtAuthorities say one of the three wildfires in the Texas Panhandle is about three times larger than they had thought.
Texas Firefighters Winning Battle To Contain 2 Large WildfiresFirefighters have more fully contained two large wildfires in West Texas, including one that destroyed four homes and prompted the evacuation of nearly 1,200 others.
'Critical' Wildfire Weather Expected In Texas, OklahomaForecasters are warning of dangerous wildfire conditions Monday in parts of Texas and Oklahoma.
Burning Wildfires Have Many Texans Worried They Could Be NextThe threat of wildfires has a lot of Texans looking for ways to prevent becoming the next victim.
Officials Believe Farming Accident Sparked Massive Texas WildfireA preliminary investigation indicates a farming accident sparked a wildfire that's consumed more than 7 square miles and destroyed 40 structures in Central Texas.
North Texas Firefighters Helping Fight Central Texas WildfiresCentral Texas firefighters, battling a blaze in Bastrop County, have sounded the call for help to fire departments here in North Texas.
Bastrop County Fires Still Burning, Governor Declares State Of DisasterAs firefighters from across the state head to Central Texas to help battle wildfires, Governor Greg Abbott has declared a state of disaster in Bastrop County.
Half Ton Of Fireworks Confiscated In DallasDallas fire inspectors and police officers confiscated more than a half of ton of fireworks in a 12-hour span during the holiday weekend.
Grass Fire Season In North TexasNorth Texas is still in a drought, which means that wildfires pose a definite threat in our area. We have plenty of dead vegetation in a time that is normally dry and windy.
Texas Getting $406K More For Wildfire RecoveryA $406,000 federal grant will help Texas fund temporary jobs as cleanup and recovery efforts continue from devastating 2011 wildfires.