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Former Albany Man Fights Fire in Idaho

A Sun Valley-area fire caused by lightning strike has been burning for about two weeks, and as of an August 20 report only 8% of the blaze was contained. Helping with the fight is Sun Valley Lodge fireman Mike Porter, originally from Albany, Mo., and son of David and Teresa Smith, who joins the forces of more than 1,200 firefighters. Evacuation from at least 2,000 homes has resulted, as well

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