Tagged: fire news

Fires blaze close to home

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

The July 27 lightning storm started 93 fires across the Coeur d’Alene Interagency Dispatch Zone, with 11 growing to be greater than five acres, totaling …

Red Flag Warning issued for fires

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the region due to increased winds, low relative humidity and high temperatures. The U.S. …

Wildfire update: new restrictions

Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff Writer

The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that all lands within the Coeur d’Alene Fire Restriction Area are under Stage 1 Fire Restrictions. The Coeur d’Alene …