.Oregon City, OR, USA
(Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • The game was postponed owing to poor air quality caused by fires near Ashland, Oregon
  • The game has been rescheduled for September 11 at Southern Oregon
  • Both teams will be hoping to get back to winning ways

.California, USA
A home burns on Jeters Road as the Dixie fire jumps Highway 395 south of Janesville, California. (Photo credit: AP)

  • More than a dozen large wildfires are burning in California grass
  • California has already surpassed the acreage burned at this point last year
  • Now it's entering a period when powerful winds have often driven the deadliest blazes

.Quincy, CA, USA
A red tractor is left behind as a home burns outside of Taylorsville in Plumas County, Calif., that was impacted by the Dixie Fire. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The California wildfire has destroyed more than 1,000 homes and businesses
  • It has exploded into the largest wildfire burning in the US
  • Firefighters faced another critical day as thunderstorms pushed flames closer to towns

.Lame Deer, MT, USA
An aircraft drops fire retardant to slow the spread of the Richard Spring fire, east of Lame Deer, Montana. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Several thousand people in Montana remained under evacuation orders
  • The Richard Spring Fire is advancing across the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation
  • California's Dixie fire has burned over 780 square miles

.Greenville, CA, USA
Overview of Greenville, California, before the wildfires on Oct. 31, 2018 and overview of Greenville, during the Dixie Wildfires on Aug 9, 2021. (Satellite image ©2021 Maxar Technologies via AP)

  • California's largest single wildfire in recorded history continued to grow
  • It has destroyed nearly 550 homes
  • Authorities in Montana ordered evacuations as a wind-driven blaze roared toward several remote communities