Healy Lake Fire update 6/20 a.m.
4:50 p.m.-HEALY LAKE FIRE UPDATE June 20, 2015 Morning Location: 25 miles east of Delta Start Date: June 16 Cause: Lightning Size: 10,000 acres Number of Personnel: 91 General Information: Movement of the fire moderated Friday resulting in minimal fire… Read More ›
Healy Fire more than doubles in size and expected to grow.
11:30 a.m. – The Healy Lake Fire southeast of Delta Junction more than doubled in size Thursday and is expected to grow. As of Friday morning, the fire was estimated at approximately 10,000 acres. The fire is expected to continue… Read More ›
Alaska Joint Information Center now open.
5:15 p.m. – As a result of increased fire activity across the state, the Alaska Interagency Coordination Center has activated a Joint Information Center in Fairbanks for the purpose of sharing fire information with the public. The Joint Information Center is an… Read More ›
Fireworks ban due to extreme fire danger in Fairbanks North Star Burough
3:57 p.m. – Due to extreme fire danger and the need to protect life and property, Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Luke Hopkins has issued a prohibition of all use or explosion of fireworks in the Fairbanks North Star Borough… Read More ›