firefighting

Noon Hour Update: Taking on all 24 hours of Auburn's Relay for Life and clearing fire lines in Foresthill

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Fighting fire a most exhausting ordeal

I begin by expressing my heartfelt thank you for the fire people coping with the Robbers Fire and thank you to all the people supporting their efforts. Back when I was in the Navy ...

Tankers don’t put out fires

After 42 years in wildland firefighting and 30 years managing them, I can tell you there has never been an air tanker nor will there ever be one regardless of size that can put out ...