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  • Activity winds down on Cellar Fire south of Prescott

    Command of the Cellar Fire was returned to local authorities Thursday morning as activity from the blaze south of Prescott winds down.
  • Evacuation order lifted for residents near Museum Fire north of Flagstaff

    Residents who were forced to evacuate because of the Museum Fire near Flagstaff were allowed to return home Wednesday, authorities said.
  • Gov. Ducey declares emergency to help fight Museum Fire near Flagstaff

    Gov. Doug Ducey declared a state of emergency in Coconino County on Tuesday to provide support in the battle against the Museum Fire near Flagstaff.
  • Fire no longer threatens key Idaho nuclear facilities

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The nation’s primary nuclear research facility plans to go back to regular operations Thursday after a change in wind direction pushed a wildfire away from the sprawling site in Idaho. The fire no longer poses a threat to key research facilities at the Idaho National Laboratory, lab officials said Wednesday evening. […]
  • Evacuation order issued for Museum Fire near Flagstaff

    Authorities issued an evacuation order for an area north of Flagstaff on Monday evening as firefighters continued to battle the Museum Fire.
  • Museum Fire near Flagstaff growing, forcing evacuations

    A new fire burning north of Flagstaff has forced an evacuation notice for recreation areas as it continues to grow Sunday afternoon.
  • Cellar Fire near Prescott grows to 7,500 acres as firefighters make progress

    The Cellar Fire grew to 7,500 acres on Sunday, but firefighters are making good progress on the fire blazing south of Prescott.
  • Central Fire burns 500 acres near New River, 20% contained

    The Arizona State Forestry said the Central Fire near New River has grown to 500 acres and is 20% contained as of Saturday afternoon.
  • Cellar Fire south of Prescott burning more than 6,400 acres

    The Cellar Fire was burning 6,450 acres with no containment as of Wednesday afternoon, according to an update from the Prescott National Forest.
  • Woodbury Fire 100% contained Monday night, not controlled

    The Woodbury Fire is 100% contained around the perimeter edge as of Monday at 7 p.m. Authorities say that is not fully controlled at this time.