Small actions by homeowners can reduce wildfire risks

  • by: PHUONG LE , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 24, 2014 - 11:55 AM

SEATTLE — As wildfires burn homes and thousands of square miles across the West, fire experts say simple actions like clearing brush around a home or removing pine needles from decks could make the difference in whether a house survives or burns to the ground.

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