Fire Season 2018

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The quickly moving Tinder Fire near Clint’s Well has grown to 11,500 acres as 1,000 homes remain evacuated. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports, officials still report no containment of the blaze.


Firefighters battling a wildfire in north-central Arizona were hampered Monday by strong winds and dry conditions as residents of surrounding communities remained out of their homes for another day.


The Tinder Fire near Clint’s Well has forced the evacuation of about a thousand homes and burned more than 8,600 acres. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports, fire officials say there isn’t yet any containment of the blaze.


A raging wildfire in north-central Arizona continues to grow and has burned an unknown number of structures.

AZ State Forestry

Seven small communities have been evacuated as a precaution because of a wildfire that's threatening about 500 homes in a forested area of north-central Arizona.