Lynn True http://wkms.org en Wildfire issues http://wkms.org/post/wildfire-issues <p>Wild fires are scorching hundreds of square miles in several western states of the U.S.&nbsp; While parts of Kentucky are experiencing severe drought, the risk of similar fires in the commonwealth is relatively small.<br /><br />Kentucky summers are known for a good dose of humidity.&nbsp; Firefighters working to contain large blazes out west are&nbsp; battling windy dry conditions.&nbsp; Therein lies a key difference between the Ohio Valley and the Rockies.&nbsp; Lynn True is with the State Division of Forestry.<br />&nbsp; Fri, 15 Jun 2012 20:37:30 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 18400 at http://wkms.org Wildfire issues