Man tries to burn bees, ends up burning down trailer

John Johnson File Photo/Gila Herald: The Safford Fire Department responded to a fully engulfed mobile home fire early Sunday morning. John Johnson john johnson Graham County – A man who said he was trying to burn bees with a WD-40 can and a lighter accidentally burned down a single-wide trailer on Sunday. First responders […]

Pile burn planned for next week near Apache Junction

Next week, the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management will begin a one-day burning operation at the State Trust Land in Pinal County to try to reduce both the fuel load and wildfire risk in the area. On Tuesday, January 31, favorable weather conditions allowed the division to conduct an ignition at the 36-acre […]

‘No burn’ days in effect for Maricopa County through Christmas Day

Phoenix (3TV/CBS 5) — Maricopa County is asking people not to get burned this weekend. Combustion only contributes to the problem if air quality warnings are in place. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing a burn ban this holiday week as the National Weather Service places the valley under a high pollution advisory. […]