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Algal bloom warnings posted at 3 more Utah water bodies
The Utah Department of Environmental Quality is advising beachgoers that three more Utah reservoirs have outbreaks of harmful algal blooms

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South Dakota man turns ranch into wildlife haven
John Moisan bought 640 acres of land in South Dakota and turned it into a wildlife haven
Utility scrutinized as California wildfire victims sue
The San Francisco-based utility said it would not speculate on causes of the fires and that it was cooperating with investigators.
Idaho’s biggest pumpkin weighs in at 1,400 pounds
Idaho’s biggest pumpkin weighs in at 1,400 pounds
The pumpkin is on display at a popular corn maze in Meridian.
New fires break out in California as wine country fires dim
As fire crews gain on wildfires burning for more than a week in Northern California's wine country, new fires broke out in other parts of the state, including northeast of Los Angeles
Project saved homes from fires, but can it be duplicated?
Project saved homes from fires, but can it be duplicated?
Thinning of forests in central Oregon, where towns and subdivisions sit in a green ocean of Ponderosa and lodgepole pines, has saved homes amid one of the most devastating wildfire seasons in the American West
California fire victims return home as crews gain ground
Fire crews battling wildfires in California's wine country are gaining ground and thousands of residents have gotten the OK to return home
Birds gone wild: Resurgent turkeys spar with human neighbors
Birds gone wild: Resurgent turkeys spar with human neighbors
Wild turkeys are increasingly clashing with their human neighbors as they spread out into urban areas
Weary Californians try to find all that’s lost as fires rage
The death toll had climbed to an unprecedented 31 and was expected to keep rising.
Emergency alerts get scrutiny after deadly wildfires
In emergencies where a few minutes or even seconds can save lives, the notification systems have inherent blind spots.
Winds expected to drive next wave of deadly California fires
The 22 fires, many out of control, spanned more than 265 square miles as the inferno entered its fourth day.

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