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McKinley Fire

Unit Information

Mat-Su Area
101 Airport Road Palmer Alaska 99645
Palmer, AK 99645

News Releases — McKinley Fire

Final Update McKinley Fire Update September 26 2019: Transfer to Forestry Released: 9/14/2019
Fire Information: 907-313-9826 Email: 2019.mckinley@firenet.govWeb: www.akfireinfo.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AK.Forestry/You Tube: tinyurl.com/McKinleyFireYoutube Acreage: 3,288...
McKinley Fire Update September 13, 2019 Released: 9/13/2019
Extreme caution and a high level of awareness is urged for residents within the fire perimeter. Deep pockets of burning organic material called ashpits, along with fire weakened trees pose...
McKinley Fire Update 9/12/2019 Released: 9/12/2019
Containment: 95% Personnel: 200 Acreage: 3,288 Start Date: 8/17/2019 Extreme caution and a high level of awareness is urged for residents within the fire perimeter. Deep pockets of burning organic...
McKinley Fire Update September 11, 2019 Released: 9/11/2019
Efforts will switch from suppression to repair as the majority of the fire area is placed into patrol and monitor status. Crews, along with heavy equipment made good progress repairing fireline in...
McKinley Fire Update September 10, 2019 Released: 9/10/2019
Please respect private property boundaries when gathering firewood along the Parks Highway. Burn permit suspensions have been lifted for the Mat-Su and Kenai Peninsula Boroughs. Burn barrels and open...
McKinley Fire Update September 9, 2019 Released: 9/9/2019
Burn permit suspensions have been lifted for the Mat-Su Borough. Burn barrels and open burning are allowed with a permit. Details can be found at http://www.akfireinfo.com.Please respect private...
McKinley Fire Update September 8, 2019 Released: 9/8/2019
Acreage: 3,288 Containment: 95% Personnel: 399 Start Date: 8/17/2019REMINDER: Burn permit suspensions remain in effect! No burn barrels or open burning are allowed. Details can be found at...
McKinley Fire Update September 7, 2019 Released: 9/7/2019
REMINDER: Burn permit suspensions remain in effect! No burn barrels or open burning are allowed. Details can be found at http://dnr.alaska.gov Please respect private property boundaries when...
McKinley Fire Update September 6, 2019 Released: 9/6/2019
McKinley FireUpdate – Friday, September 6, 2019 @ 9:00 a.m.John Thompson, Incident Commander Fire Information: 907-313-9826 Email: 2019.mckinley@firenet.gov Web: www.akfireinfo.com Facebook:...
McKinley Fire Update September 5, 2019 Released: 9/5/2019
REMINDER: Burn permit suspensions remain in effect!No burn barrels or open burning is allowed. Details can be found at http://dnr.alaska.govFirefighters continue to make good progress mopping-up...