Wednesday Jul 23
11 New Fires Start in the Boise National Forest
Because the Boise National Forest didn't have its hands full enough with the Whiskey Complex Fires , which have burned 9,640 acres since July 13, last night's spectacular thunderstorm sparked another 11 fires in the area.
Whiskey Complex Containment is Slow Going
The Whiskey Complex Fires containment reached five percent this morning with the help of an additional ten engines, three hand crews and four helicopters that arrived on scene yesterday.
Idaho's Whiskey Complex fires upgraded in national priority
Starting at 6 a.m. Wednesday morning, the Type 1 Great Basin Incident Management Team 2 will take over command of the Whiskey Complex, a group of fires burning near Garden Valley.
Wildfire comes close to burning homes along South Fork of Payette River
Over and over, like a broken record, a firefighting helicopter dips its massive bucket into the South Fork of the Payette River.