« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Smokejumpers say nothing beats rush of one of the toughest jobs

Published 07/06/2013, Forum News Service

Being a smokejumper is one of the toughest jobs. There may be only one job that’s tougher – being a smokejumper’s mother. “I started crying right away when I heard,” said Barb Hill of Jamestown, mother of smokejumper Jason Hill, after the recent deaths of 19 members of a hot shot crew in an Arizona wildfire.

Word count: 578

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.

E-mail:
Password:
 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.
E-mail: