Tag Archives: Virginia

Park Service Starts Prescribed Burns at Manassas Battlefield

Fires planned for about 75 acres     MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — The National Park Service has launched a series of controlled fires at Manassas National Battlefield. The park service says the burns are designed to restore views at the ...

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Virginia Issues Warnings as Wildfire Season Begins

State faces an increased risk     RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia officials are warning residents about what could be one of the most severe wildfire seasons in years. On Tuesday, Gov. Ralph Northam announced the start of the fall ...

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Reward Offered for Information on Virginia Wildfire

Goshen Pass Fire as burned nearly 3,000 acres   GOSHEN, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Forestry is offering a reward for information on a possible act of arson in a Rockbridge County bush fire that burned nearly 3,000 ...

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