Stories tagged: Anne Veseth
Wed., Aug. 22, 2012
Firefighter’s death raises safety issues
BOISE – The death of an Idaho firefighter has spurred safety questions among top state officials about battling wildfires. Attorney General Lawrence Wasden noted concerns about communications and coordination by …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2012, 9:32 a.m.
Grim Idaho officials hear report on fire, death
A grim Idaho state Land Board heard a report this morning from the state Department of Lands on the ongoing destructive wildfires in the state, a day after a report …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2012, 1:33 p.m.
Moscow firefighter killed fighting fire near Orofino
BOISE — A 20-year-old U.S. Forest Service firefighter died after she was struck by a falling tree in north-central Idaho, highlighting the dangerous jobs crews have as at least a …