Tags » Brush Fires

Brush Fire Danger Remains Amid Continued Dry Spell

LEOMINSTER, Mass. (AP) — The warm, dry weather is great news for New Englanders residents enjoying outdoor activities on Memorial Day weekend, but it’s causing heightened concerns about fire conditions in the region. 124 more words


Fire Rescue Crews Fight 5 Brush Fires In SW Miami-Dade     

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and Florida Forest Service crews responded to five brush fires on Sunday in Southwest Miami-Dade. 171 more words


Fire Officials: Conditions Are Prime For Brush Fires

BOSTON (CBS) – The National Weather Service has issued another red flag warning Sunday. Fire officials say conditions are prime for brush fires.

It’s the third time a red flag warning has been issued this season, which means another day spent monitoring and triangulating the woods for brush fires from the Sudbury Fire Tower. 178 more words


Fire breaks out at vacant home twice in one week

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — For the second time in a week, Suffolk Firefighters responded to a fire at a vacant home in the 300 block of Boat Street. 155 more words

Local News

Dry Weather Flames Fires

The Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation issued a ban on burn permits on Tuesday. The ban goes through May 19 unless weather conditions change.   138 more words


2015 Alberta wildfire season forecast to be worse than usual

WATCH ABOVE: Large portions of Alberta are under fire bans and fire restrictions unusually early in the season. In terms of wildfire activity 2015 is on track to be one of the worst years in a decade. 365 more words


Local Fire Departments Fight Brush Fires

Wednesday was a high fire danger day, and it proved true for local fire fighters. Just before 1:30 pm New London Fire Department went to a 1st Alarm brush fire on Little Lake Sunapee Road.   139 more words