A journalist’s memories of covering the great Baltimore fire of 1904.
A rookie firefighter confronts his first test.
Previously: The Longform Guide to Fire.
The Granite Mountain Hotshots, an outfit of professional wildland firefighters, had 20 members. On June 30, 19 of them lost their lives.
How volunteer firefighters responded to a lethal West, Texas explosion.
Embedded with the “hotshots” trying to battle forest fires.
A historic Little Rock building and its owner, before and after a catastrophic fire.
A father’s life, one year after the death of his three daughters in a fire.
A chronicle of the 2010 wildfire that burned down 169 homes in Colorado, told via the people who lived through it.
The story of eight young people who died in a New Orleans squat fire.