Creosote Fire Creates Problems On I-17, Evacuated Rimrock Residents Friday

The Creosote Fire closed Interstate-17 north of Camp Verde for hours, and caused the evacuations of residents of Rimrock Friday afternoon. The fire closed I-17 in both directions for about two hours, but eventually reopened. The Creosote Fire burned 124 acres, but no structures were damaged or destroyed. Rimrock residents were given the “Go” order […]

The Bumble Bee Fire Has Burned Over 3,000 Acres And Is 20% Contained

A fire started Friday morning just off Interstate-17 and Bumble Bee. The Bumble Bee Fire is now over 3,000 acres and is 20-percent contained. The fire started Friday west of the Sunset Point Rest Area and a half-mile west of Bumblebee. A “Set” message had been sent to the residents in the areas of Bumblebee […]