A growing number of voices, including family members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, are demanding more transparency from the Arizona Forestry Division.
We keep alive the memories of the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshot crew members who perished in the Yarnell Hill Fire on June 30, 2013 with our tribute page.
Biographies of the 19 firefighters killed in a fast-moving wildfire in the central Arizona town of Yarnell on June 30, 2013.
Dozens of property owners in central Arizona have sued the state, saying it failed miserably in its management of a wildfire that killed 19 Hotshots.
A bill creating a memorial site honoring the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire last year has been signed by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer.
A former Yarnell volunteer firefighter said it was possible to put out the deadliest wildfire in more than three decades, when it was still just a wisp of smoke.
The Arizona House of Representatives has passed a bill setting aside $500,000 to create a memorial site honoring the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire last year.
Brendan McDonough now works for the Boise, Idaho-based Wildland Firefighters Foundation.
Ninety-one property owners filed claims and 17 additional claims were filed by relatives of Granite Mountain Hotshots who died on June 30.