4 weeks ago
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FEMA: Cost of current disaster relief at $200 million per day

The head of FEMA says the agency is spending more than $200 million per day for disaster response following three major hurricanes and the CA wildfires.
Boiling Spring Lakes wildfire
1 month ago
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Experts: Wildfire season should be better in North Carolina

Experts say this year should be better than last year for wildfires in western North Carolina, when more than 50 blazes burned thousands of acres.
3 months ago
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Teen charged in 2016 North Carolina wildfire

A 17-year-old has been charged in the Party Rock wildfire last year in western North Carolina.
5 months ago
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Cooler weather helps in western wildfire fight

California crews are hoping slightly cooler temperatures and diminishing winds will help in the battle against three major wildfires that have destroyed structures, closed a highway and forced evacuations.
7 months ago
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NC wildfires almost fully contained

Forestry officials say they are scaling back on the number of firefighters working on a blaze in the mountains of western North Carolina.
7 months ago
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Strong winds drive smoke from Georgia wildfire into NC

Weather officials say strong winds are carrying smoke from wildfires in Georgia into North Carolina.
9 months ago
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‘My People Fund’ issues hundreds of checks to wildfire victims

Dolly Parton's My People Fund has issued monthly checks to 921 people who lost their homes in deadly wildfires that ravaged East Tennessee last year.
12 months ago
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Gov. to request $200M for Hurricane Matthew, wildfire victims

Governor Pat McCrory will request approximately $200 million in a Special Session of the General Assembly.
12 months ago
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Dolly Parton planning telethon to benefit Tennessee wildfire victims

Dolly Parton is going a step further to help the victims of wildfires in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee where the singer grew up.
12 months ago
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Death toll from wildfires increases to 14

The death toll from the Gatlinburg area fires has risen to 14.