Forest Fire

45 Golf Carts Destroyed In ‘Suspicious’ Forest Preserve Fire

Forty-five golf carts were destroyed Monday when a fire spread through an area of a Cook County Forest Preserve golf course near north suburban Morton Grove.


Several fire departments in Porter County, Ind. battled a wide forest and brush fire in Ogden Dunes Saturday afternoon. (courtesy: Brian Beans)

Forest, Brush Fire Displaces Residents In Ogden Dunes, Ind.

A brush and forest fire in the Northwest Indiana lakefront community of Ogden Dunes burned out of control Saturday for hours, causing the temporary evacuations of some homes.