Stage One Fire Restrictions Implemented

Stanley, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) Stage One fire restrictions are in place for the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. Read More »

Tankers Brought In To Fight Sierra Fire

El Cajon, California (CNN) - Water-dropping helicopters and air tankers packed with fire retardant are helping crews fight the sierra fire. The fire burning in Cajon pass west of Los Angeles ignited... Read More »

California Fire Chief Loses Home While Fighting Fire

Shasta County, California (CNN) - A volunteer fire chief in California has lost his home while trying to keep others from losing theirs. Doug Atkins has been battling the so-called Clover Fire in Northern... Read More »

Fire Burning On BLM Land North Of Gooding

UPDATE 11:10 AM - The fire grew to 3311 acres last night but with the rain activity early this morning it has not increased. According to the BLM, the most active flank of the fire was pushing to the... Read More »

Fire Volunteer Shoots Video Of Flames And Then Fire Heads Toward Him

Shasta County, California (CNN) - The Clover Fire in Shasta County, California has claimed one life. Officials say the remains of 55-year-old Brian Henry were found in a motor home inside the fire's... Read More »

Forest Service Reduces Closure For Kelley Fire

Fairfield, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - The Fairfield Ranger District will reduce the closure for the Kelley Fire today. According to Julie Thomas with the Sawtooth National Forest, firefighters hard... Read More »

Dozens Of Homes Destroyed And Damaged By Clover Fire

Shasta County, California (CNN) - In California, hundreds of homes are still threatened and evacuations remain in effect thanks to the clover wildfire. The flames erupted Monday and have now burned... Read More »

Fire Restrictions For Federal And State Lands In South Central Idaho Rescinded

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Officials with the Sawtooth National Forest, BLM, and the Idaho Department of lands say that Stage 1 Fire Restrictions for all state and federal lands in the... Read More »

Yosemite "Rim Fire" Caused By Illegal Blaze

Northern California (CNN) - Authorities have identified the source of The "Rim" Fire -- which has burned more than 237 thousand acres in Northern California. Investigators say a hunter's illegal campfire... Read More »

Beaver Creek Fire Impacts Area Fire Department Budgets

Hailey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Fire Chief Bart Lassman is sorting through the bills that are still pouring in following the large and destructive beaver creek fire. Firefighters only lost one home... Read More »

Victims Of The California Rim Fire Are Getting Back On Track

Tuolomne, California (CNN) - Victims of the rim wildfire at Yosemite are starting to breathe cleaner air again. Melinda Meza has the story. ... Read More »

Crews Search For Missing Firefighter

Jemez, New Mexico (CNN) - Crews in New Mexico are looking for a fellow firefighter. Here you see search and rescue crews... and volunteers... looking for Token Adams. The Jemez Ranger District firefighter... Read More »

San Diego Crews Help Fight Yosemite Fire

Tuolumne County, California (CNN) - The battle against a raging wildfire near California's Yosemite National Park continues. The Rim Fire has now charred more than 224,000 acres -- and is threatening... Read More »

Beaver Creek Fire Fully Contained

Hailey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Incident Commander for the Beaver Creek Fire, Scott Johnson, announced yesterday that “fire crews have done an excellent job with extinguishing hot spots and putting... Read More »

Beaver Creek Fire Is 97% Contained

Hailey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Full containment was expected on Saturday for the Beaver Creek Fire, but hot spots near Wolftone Creek were discovered in heavier fuels. Hand crews extinguished these spots and reinforced containment lines according to officials. Read More »

Full Containment Expected For Beaver Creek Fire

Hailey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) The lightning-caused Beaver Creek fire is expected to be fully contained Saturday. Read More »

More Roads Opening Near Little Queens Fire

Elmore County, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - More good news for those who have had to work around the Little Queens fire. The Elmore County Sheriff’s office say that both the James Creek Road and the... Read More »

California National Guard Helps Battle Yosemite Fire

Yosemite National Park, California (CNN) - The California Air National Guard is helping firefighters battle the so-called Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park. Here you see them dropping buckets of water... Read More »

Yosemite Fire Latest

Tuolumne County, California (CNN) - Firefighters battling a raging fire near Yosemite national park are making some progress. As of Wednesday afternoon, the so-called rim fire was 27-percent contained. But,... Read More »

Yarnell Hill Fire 911 Calls

Prescott, Arizona (CNN) - New details show how frightened residents were of a wildfire burning in Arizona. The Yarnell Hill fire left most of a hot-shot crew dead and destroyed more than one hundred... Read More »

A First Look At The Wildfire Burning Inside Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, California (CNN) - We're getting our first look at a massive wildfire that's spread into California’s Yosemite national park. Gary Tuchman is there and has more. ... Read More »

Labor Day Weekend Closures For Boise National Forest

Boise, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Are you planning to visit the Boise National Forest this weekend? If so, here is some information you are going to want to know. What’s open and what’s closed? Popular... Read More »

Kelley Fire Burning Near Featherville

Featherville, Idaho ( KMVT-TV KTWT-TV ) - The U.S. Forest Service is battling a blaze 7 miles southeast of Featherville today. The lightning caused fire was detected on Saturday August 24. So far... Read More »

Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park, California (CNN) - The massive wildfire threatening Yosemite national park continues to burn out of control . It is now the largest wildfire in the history of the Nevada range. As... Read More »

Atlanta Idaho Residents Returning To Their Homes With A Warning

Atlanta, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Officials are allowing residents to return to their Atlanta Idaho homes today but are reminding them that there are potential risks. Firefighting personnel and... Read More »

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