Resurgent wildfires in Greece burn homes, threaten monuments
By Derek Gatopoulos And Elena Becatoros Aug. 05, 2021 05:11 AM EDT
Drought woes in dry US West raise July 4 fireworks fears
By Lindsay Whitehurst Jun. 27, 2021 11:20 AM EDT
Oregon Legislature adjourns 2021 session marked by COVID
By Sara Cline Jun. 26, 2021 09:17 PM EDT
Pacific Northwest braces for record-breaking heat wave
By Nicholas K. Geranios Jun. 24, 2021 03:04 PM EDT
Report: California governor overstated fire prevention work
Jun. 23, 2021 07:48 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: U.S.
By The Associated Press Jun. 23, 2021 11:53 AM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: June 22 The Kansas City Star on hubris and COVID...
Idaho officials brace for tough wildfire season amid drought
By Keith Ridler Jun. 16, 2021 02:34 PM EDT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials are bracing for what could be a challenging wildfire season. A meteorologist on Tuesday told Republican...
Alert warns of poor air quality due to smoke from wildfires
Jun. 09, 2021 10:22 AM EDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Residents of western and central New Mexico are being warned that air quality is being diminished by large amounts of smoke from...
US wildland firefighting force urged to get vaccinated
By Keith Ridler May. 18, 2021 06:09 PM EDT
Newsom's green budget has something for everyone — even bees
By Brian Melley May. 14, 2021 08:23 PM EDT
Fire officials aim to douse blazes fast, avoid megafires
By Matthew Brown May. 13, 2021 12:03 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Nebraska
By The Associated Press May. 03, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Omaha World-Herald. April 29, 2021. Editorial: Landfill scamming revelation is a huge failure by Douglas County ...
Largest firefighting plane may be sold for COVID-19 response
By Patty Nieberg Apr. 27, 2021 04:49 PM EDT
Wildfire scorches thousands of acres, force evacuations
Apr. 23, 2021 10:45 PM EDT
SAND LAKE, Mich. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a blaze that has blackened about thousands of acres in northeastern Michigan and has forced about 100 area...
Resilient redwood forest a beacon of hope for California
By Martha Mendoza Apr. 23, 2021 05:05 PM EDT
Greater Mid-Atlantic News Digest 1:30 p.m.
Apr. 22, 2021 01:39 PM EDT
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in the Mid-Atlantic, covering North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware. Questions...
Editorial Roundup: New York
By The Associated Press Apr. 14, 2021 04:55 PM EDT
Adirondack Daily Enterprise. April 14, 2021. Editorial: Not the time to burn It’s pretty dry out there — so dry that a...
Noem asks Biden to allow fireworks at Mount Rushmore in July
Apr. 13, 2021 12:03 PM EDT
KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Kristi Noem sent a letter to President Joe Biden Tuesday asking that he intervene and allow a Fourth of July fireworks display at...
Oregon governor announces 10-Point Economic Recovery Plan
By Sara Cline Mar. 23, 2021 07:04 PM EDT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced a 10-Point Economic Recovery Plan Tuesday that aims to help families and businesses across the state ...
Housing remains priority during Oregon's legislative session
By Sara Cline Mar. 09, 2021 01:07 PM EST
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As new problems emerged in Oregon during 2020, another remained and was further exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic and wildfires –...