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Proposal Introduced to Fund Wildfire Suppression Costs

Forest Service has had to borrow money from its fire prevention programs to put out blazes this year; McCain, 2 others want that changed.

State Faces Lawsuit Over Yarnell Fire

Dozens of people say Arizona failed miserably in its management of wildfire that killed 19 Hotshots.

AZ House Debating $500K for 19 Hotshots State Memorial

Legislature set to discuss a plan to commit funds to commemorate firefighters killed in the Yarnell fire June 2013.

FEMA Rejects AZ Appeal for Fed Assistance in Yarnell

'A declaration was reasonable, justified for nation's deadliest fire in 80 years,' Gov. Brewer says.

Prescott Mayor Survives Election Challenge

He raised ire after saying city could not pay survivors' benefits for some of hotshot firefighters who died.

Prescott Mayor Re-election May Be In Jeopardy

City residents recently angered by statements that not all families of 19 hotshots entitled to full survivors' benefits.

AZ Legislators Ask Obama to Approve Yarnell Fed Relief

President's administration denied Gov. Brewer's request for a disaster declaration of the area Friday.

Prescott: No Full-Time Benefits For All Hotshot Families

Many city residents outraged by decision; leaders receiving hostile messages; widows lashing out in public meetings.

View of the Yarnell Hill Fire south of Prescott. The 8,400-acre fire killed 19 hotshot firefighters.

AZ Politicians Protest Federal Decision on Yarnell Aid

Governor, House speaker take to Phoenix airwaves to express anger at rejection of disaster declaration for fire.

Brewer Wants Meeting with Obama

The president scheduled to visit Phoenix Tuesday; the AZ governor plans to discuss Yarnell Fire disaster area request.

AZ Week: Election Law Changes and Wildfires

Arizona’s Vote ID law was struck down by the US Supreme Court but changes will come slowly.

Wildfires Fan Political Flames

Thin Arizona's forests to stop fires, legislators urge, but others say it's not so simple

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