Now at Noon: Hiring Our Heroes, wildfires, Galaxy Note 10.1

The "Hiring Our Heroes" campaign is underway. More than 40 companies are looking to hire at the event being held for military veterans. Ben Garbarek is live at RIR with the details.

Plus, extreme weather continues to fuel dozens of wildfires in the western U.S. The number of fires has increased - and conditions could get worse over the next few days.

And Samsung's wi-fi only version of the Galaxy Note 10.1 goes on sale nationwide today. We have details on the iPad competitor.

Those stories, your midweek forecast, and much more coming up on NBC12 and streaming live on