Photo of the Week: Wildfire patrol

Photo of the Week: Wildfire patrol This week’s photo comes from West Mountain in Utah County, Utah, and was taken during a Bureau of Land Management patrol for wildland fire prevention and cultural resource protection. Wildland fire season is now underway and the bureau has begun...

Claims by PG&E Wildfire Victims Reach 80,000

Claims by PG&E Wildfire Victims Reach 80,000 A deadline extension and an aggressive effort to track down victims have doubled the number of damage claims against Pacific Gas & Electric over California wildfires started by its equipment. A filing Tuesday related to the giant utility’s...

Kia Nurse Aids Wildfire Relief

Kia Nurse Aids Wildfire Relief Hamilton, Halton, Niagara and area news from CHCH – Hamilton, Halton, and Niagara news.. Hamilton native Kia Nurse vows to help those affected by Australia’s devastating wildfires. Nurse has been playing for the Canberra Capitals for the past two years....

The Australia Wildfires in Pictures

The Australia Wildfires in Pictures One of the worst wildfire seasons in Australian history has killed at least 18 people, destroyed more than 1,000 homes and left firefighters struggling to contain more than 100 blazes. Conditions are likely to grow worse, with high temperatures and...