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Reconstruction of Destroyed Homes in June Yarnell Fire Begins

City's chamber of commerce president said permit for 1st structure was issued; rebuilding starts Sept. 1.

Yarnell Fire Grows Slowly, Containment Improving

At 850 acres and 15% containment, lightning-caused blaze threatens no structures.

UPDATED: New Yarnell Wildfire Grows to 815 Acres

Fire remains five percent contained; full containment expected by Friday; no structures harmed.

Beer Made to Aid Hotshot Families Arrives in Tucson

Special brew raises money for survivors of 19 firefighters killed in Yarnell Hill Fire; debuted locally last Thursday.

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.

The Granite Mountain Hotshot crew. Nineteen crew members were killed June 30, 2013, fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire.

Law Changes May Ensure Hotshot Families Survivor Benefits

AZ house speaker drafting a retroactive legislation; mother of one of 19 firefighters having a news conference in Prescott Wed.

Mother of Prescott Hotshot Demands Family Survivor Benefits

Such aid reserved for full-time employees; many of the 19 firefighters were seasonal; officials unable to legally reclassify them as permanent.

Ladder Truck from Tucson Fire Department

Fire Dept., UA Collaborate to Prevent PTSD in Firefighters

A new project helps deal with the hardships of their daily work.

Brewer Wants Meeting with Obama

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

The Yarnell Hill Fire burning in northeastern Arizona.

Access to Yarnell Fire Site Starts Tuesday

Today will be the first time media is able to observe the site where 19 Prescott Hotshots were killed while battling the blaze.

Fire Restrictions Lifting for Southern AZ

Rainfalls have helped lessen risks.

Multiple Small Fires Burning Near Grand Canyon

Park service says they are monitoring fires near north rim.

Kegs await shipping at Dragoon Brewery in Tucson.

Brewing to Aid 19 Hotshots' Families

Arizona breweries making a special beer in honor of the Yarnell Fire fallen, all proceeds going to charity.

Coronado National Forest Lifting Fire Restrictions Friday

Rainfall has lessened the risk of wildfires, some precautions still advised.

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