Hwy 90/67 west of Alpine closed again, at approximately 3:30 pm. Fire has been named by officials the Gage Holland fire, after the ranch on which it started, just west of Paisano Pass. As of 3:50 pm, according to Alpine Fire Chief Mark Scudder who is also Incident Commander, the […]
New wildfire burning just west of Alpine: HWY 67/90 west out of Alpine closed, Sunny Glen being evacuated
Around noon today, a Union Pacific Railroad crew reported a wildfire burning on the railroad tracks just west of Alpine. By about 12:30 pm, from downtown Alpine, a black plume of smoke was visible to the west. The fire appears to have started about a mile west of the rest […]
Former U.S. President George W. Bush, seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong, and U.S. Army Major Sergeant Major Chris Self (from left to right, above) held a press conference this morning in Lajitas. Along with 13 other wounded veterans, the trio just completed the last leg of a three-day, […]
Brewster County Emergency Services Coordinator Tom Santry reported that there will be a presentation of the “READY, SET, GO!- Your Personal Wildfire Action Plan” on Tuesday May 10, 2011 at 7 p.m. The location will be announced as soon as is available. For more information, download this document.
Live fire burning along west side of HWY 118, south of Fort Davis, just across from rest area with large cottonwoods. Monday evening, 7:30 pm, April 11. Line of fire along HWY 118 south of Fort Davis, Monday evening @ 7:30 pm. A yucca burning next to HWY 118. Approaching […]