Contact Us
wildfires

wildfires

KNDO
KNDO
[

2 Wildfires Burning Near Grand Coulee, Elmer City

GRAND COULEE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities are telling people in Grand Coulee and Elmer City to be on alert as two wildfires are burning on both sides of the Columbia River...

Read More

Jeff Bezos Launches Bezos Center For Innovation In Seattle
Getty Images
[

Inslee Declares Emergency in 20 Counties Due to Wildfires

SPOKANE (AP)  Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency for 20 Eastern Washington counties in response to multiple wildfires that threaten homes and natural resources...

Read More

yakima-firefighter
[

Firefighter Will Get Back Dog After it Escaped, Got Adopted

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A firefighter who left his dog with friends as he battled wildfires in Washington state will get back his dog weeks after the animal ran away and got adopted by another family...

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Eastern Washington Fires Destroy Homes, Force Evacuations

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters are battling fast-moving wildfires in eastern Washington that have destroyed homes and forced hundreds of residents to flee...

Read More

Stephen Brashear/Getty Images
Stephen Brashear/Getty Images
[

Rain Helps Firefighters in Western Washington

GOLD BAR, Wash. (AP) — Rain and cooler weather is helping firefighters in Western Washington fight two wildfires in rough terrain. But fire officials say it will take a lot more than a gentle rain to put out the two fires burning in Snohomish County...

Read More

fireworks-and-family-630x471
[

Wenatchee Considers Ban on Fireworks Ahead of Fire Season

WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — The central Washington city of Wenatchee is considering a ban on fireworks after dozens of homes were destroyed in last summer's wildfires...

Read More

120703wildfires405
[

Hawaii, Alaska, Southwest Face Increased Wildfire Threat

Fire forecasters say Hawaii, Alaska and the Southwest will face an increased threat of wildfires this summer.

The National Interagency Fire Center released its outlook for the spring and summer on Sunday...

Read More

Forest Service Study Shows Over 12 Million Trees In CA's Nat'l Forest Have Died Due To State's Drought
Getty Images
[

Ag Secretary Visiting Cuba; Forest Restoration to Expand

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is in Cuba leading a delegation of U.S. government officials there through Saturday. Vilsack said the trip would "be an opportunity to support the administration’s commitment to normalizing relations and empowering the Cuban people through bilateral agricultural engagement...

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

More Federal Funding to Help Fight Wildfire; Thailand Interested in Join the TPP

President Obama has directed more federal funding to help fight wildfires. Another $250 million is in addition to $450 million already transferred from different parts of the federal budget earlier this year to go toward fighting such disasters...

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Poultry Ban Starting to be Lifted by Japan; The Cost of Fighting Wildfire Top One Billion

Japan is lifting some of its bans on imports of live poultry and poultry meat from the United States. The bans were put in place earlier this year due to the U...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KIT VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KIT VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.