Saturday Nov 23
Table Rock fire 70 percent contained
Twelve days after the Table Rock fire began, 2,579 acres have burned, and crews patrolling the perimeter are finding very low fire or smoke activity, the U.S. Forest Service said Saturday.
Firefighters take advantage of favorable weather to extinguish Linville Gorge hotspots
Firefighters take advantage of favorable weather to extinguish hotspots; Community Meeting Held at Jonas Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Summary: 2,579 acres; 60% contained; 207 personnel; Fire Start Date: 11-12-2013 BURKE COUNTY, NC - Firefighters began rehabilitation efforts today on sections of the fire that are considered controlled.
The Charlotte Observer
Person of interest sought in Burke wildfire
Authorities say they would like to speak with this person in connection with the Table Rock Fire in Burke County.
Crews monitor heat pockets in Table Rock fire
Jeep Barrett of Gingercake Acres in Jonas Ridge monitors the fire on Thursday, Nov. 14, from Wiseman's View overlook.
Huge blaze in Linville Gorge burns unchecked
U.S. Forest Service officials say it may be Friday before a massive wildfire in Linville Gorge is contained.