The blazes killed 44 people, destroyed thousands of homes and businesses, and wiped out vineyards, marijuana farms and other agricultural operations.
Helicopters have rescued people stranded by flooding in Texas and Montana, including 140 children an
Moderate flooding continues Wednesday along Montana's Rocky Mountain Front
The Red Cross planned to open a shelter for people affected by the flooding.
U.S. officials have said the cyanide trap was placed in error.
Heavy rain falling along the Rocky Mountain Front over the last several days has triggered some flooding, closing some roads and trapping a horseback party in the Scapegoat Wilderness
Sierra Front spokesperson says full containment is expected by Wednesday.
The area is the epicenter of a large swath of land in the U.S. Southwest that is experiencing exceptional drought.
One of Washington state's most endangered historic places is located on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland
Deploying goats as a way to prevent wildfires has been done for decades in the United States, especially in California and the Pacific Northwest.
CSA program now available to Hermiston residents
It’s successful in many ways but not necessarily financially, they contend.
The National Interagency Fire Center reported there were 1,746 people responding to fight six active wildfires in the region.
Montana is still recovering from last year’s fire season, when 1,500 square miles burned.