air quality alert

Orange Air Quality Alert Issued
We don't talk much about the air we breathe until it's air we don't want to breathe. From best to worst, the colors go: GREEN, YELLOW, ORANGE, RED, PURPLE. We're at ORANGE. Here's what that means and why we shouldn't completely panic.
Red Air Alert
The DEQ has issued a red air alert for the Treasure Valley following this weekend's wildfire. The alert is in effect for both Ada and Canyon County.