PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Searchers say a Texas firefighter who went missing after splitting off from his friends during a hike in the Columbia River Gorge east of Portland has been found and is doing fine.
ROLLINS, Mont. (AP) — They gathered in a circle near the shores of Flathead Lake, all energy, buzzing with clear-eyed, gangly-limbed potential that kids all seem to share, regardless of where they come from.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming legislative panel has dismissed a complaint that accused a state senator of ethics violations for voting to approve funding for an abandoned mine land reclamation program that has issued contracts to his company.
Officials and longtime residents of the rural region east of Idaho Falls agree — the Henry’s Creek Fire is the largest and most damaging fire they can recall. And the fire may continue to rapidly expand in the coming days, as temperatures rise and winds pick upagain. Officials estimate it won’t be fully contained until Sept. 5.