Stories tagged: Idaho fires
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 …
Tue., July 3, 2012, 5:03 p.m.
Federal officials on fire season: Get ready
The wildfire season has barely begun, and already hundreds of homes have burned in Colorado and 66 homes in southern Idaho were destroyed over the weekend. The U.S. secretaries of …