Fires

Wyoming National Guard Activated To Help With Washington Fires
  Governor Matt Mead activated a Wyoming Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter. The UH-60 and crew will deploy to Washington State to assist forest fire fighting. The focus will be on medical evacuations. Governor Mead said, “In 2012 fires burned more than half a million acres …
2 Small Fires Burn In Northern Big Horn Mountains
RANCHESTER, Wyo. (AP) — Bighorn National Forest officials say they are investigating two small fires in the northern Bighorn Mountains they believe were human-caused. One fire has burned about four acres in a remote area 10 miles northwest of Ranchester. Firefighters are watching the fire but…
Map Of Fires Across The West
The USDA Forest Service keeps maps of ire locations across the nation based on data provided by the National Inter-agency Coordination Center and gives you a pretty good idea of how bad it is across the west. With new fires reported in Albany and Platte counties in addition to ongoing fires in Conve…