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Staff losses were expected, chief says, as many delayed retiring 5 years ago.

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  • By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services

An attorney for Yarnell residents who were burned out in the 2013 blaze contends Arizona must compensate them for their losses because it fail…

The Northwest Fire District announced Tuesday it would disband its hotshot crew at the end of the wildfire season as a cost-saving measure and…

To honor the memory of the 19 Arizona wildlands firefighters who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire, 10 members of the Ironwood Hotshots will raise…

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — A three-month investigation into the June deaths of 19 Arizona firefighters found that the men ceased radio communication fo…

  • Arizona Daily Star

On Wednesday, William "Billy" Warneke's remains will be transported to Marana for an outdoor service. If you would like to follow along, here …

  • Veronica M. Cruz Arizona Daily Star

Fallen Granite Mountain Hotshot William Warneke had barely made a dent in the remodel of a mobile home he and his wife, Roxanne, recently purc…

  • Gerald M. Gay Arizona Daily Star

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 …

  • The Associated Press The Associated Press

YARNELL - Hundreds of firefighters battling a blaze outside the mountain town of Yarnell came off the line Wednesday to salute a procession of…

  • Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

Several firefighters from the Tucson area are in Prescott and Yarnell lending assistance in the aftermath of Sunday's mass casualties.

The University of Arizona on Tuesday confirmed one of the firefighters killed battling the Yarnell Fire was an alumnus.

  • TOM STORY / THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC

A home in the rustic old town of Yarnell goes up in flames. Fire officials said as many as half the town's 500 homes were lost in the lightnin…

  • By John Marshall and Jacques Billeaud The Associated Press

YARNELL, Ariz. — The bodies of 19 members of an elite firefighting crew killed after being overrun by an Arizona wildfire have been retrieved …