Odd and unusual stories from the Midwest.
A garage fire injuries two, authorities say.
In California and Washington, firefighters and the national guard try to contain blazes.
Windy conditions expected again Friday; fire kept east of Sonoita Highway.
Benefits needy families during the holidays.
Tucson Fire crews extricate people from both crashes.
Firefighters in Tucson are keeping cool for charity with a new project.
PHOENIX — Phoenix firefighters are now mopping up an oil fire at an oil tanker business that sent up a massive plume of black smoke.
Approximately 20 engines and ladder trucks were dispatched. Television footage showed firefighters shooting water and foam at the flames and the smoke plume g…
A family of five were displaced from their home after an unattended grill caught their house on fire Wednesday afternoon.
A gas grill fire damaged a home early today in a gated community in the Catalina Foothills, officials say.
A benefit concert for the families of the 19 firefighters killed battling the Yarnell Hill Fire in central Arizona will take place at the Fox Tucson Theatre Sunday evening.
Several firefighters from the Tucson area are in Prescott and Yarnell lending assistance in the aftermath of Sunday's mass casualties.
Stephen and Cheri Grady visit a memorial outside the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew fire station in Prescott, honoring the 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died Sunday.
PRESCOTT - Fire crews battling a wildfire should identify escape routes and safe zones. They should pay close attention to the weather forecast. And they should post lookouts.
A look at some of the deadliest tragedies that have claimed the lives of wildland firefighters, including the 19 killed Sunday in an Arizona blaze:
Diagram of how a portable fire shelter, used by firefighters fighting wildfires, work. MCT 2013With BC-ARIZONA-FIREFIGHTERS-1ST-LEDE:LA, Los Angeles Times by Cindy Carcamo and Matt Pearce
This morning the White House released this statement by the President on the wildfire in Arizona:
Michael J. Brandt, who has served as Northwest Fire District's interim chief since Oct. 6, will have the label removed Tuesday, when he will sign a two-year contract to serve as chief.
Northwest Fire and Rescue's Melanie O'Daniel, left, and Jackie Janton spray foam on the house of Aripine resident Harry Newman as fire approaches. The house was saved after a back burn.