New evacuations ordered for Pinnacle Fire

New evacuations have been ordered for the Pinnacle Fire, which is burning west of Safford in the Coronado National Forest. The community of Klondyke, south of Whiting Ranch Road needs to evacuate immediately. The fire has burned 17,453 acres and is 15% contained.

Pinnacle Fire burns 15K acres near Safford

The Pinnacle Fire has burned 15,801 acres west of Safford. The fire started last week in the Coronado National Forest and is 0% contained. A "GO" alert for evacuations has been issued for the Black Rock Ranch area.

Telegraph Fire grows to over 123K acres

The Telegraph Fire has grown to 123,078 acres and is 68% contained. The wildfire is less than one mile from Top-of-the-World. Over 1,000 personnel are assigned to the fire.

Slate Fire burning near Flagstaff now 17% contained

The Slate Fire burning northwest of Flagstaff grew again overnight, but it is now 17% contained. Windy conditions contributed to the growth of the fire, which has now burned more than 6,000 acres. Highway 180 remains closed between mileposts 235 and 248 because of the fire.