Fire Trap
A Newsy investigation finds emergency alerts lacking in wildfires
June 18, 2019

A Newsy investigation finds emergency alerts lacking in wildfires

A Newsy analysis found almost 1 in 3 counties at heightened wildfire risk are unable or unwilling to use FEMA’s emergency alert system.

Interactive: What it's like to be trapped in a megafire
June 18, 2019

Interactive: What it's like to be trapped in a megafire

Within hours, residents and tourists in Gatlinburg, Tenn., found themselves surrounded by smoke and flames.

Fire Trap: The Failure To Alert During Deadly Wildfires (Trailer)
June 10, 2019

Fire Trap: The Failure To Alert During Deadly Wildfires (Trailer)

A Newsy investigation finds counties unable or unwilling to use a national warning system during wildfires.