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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

Access restricted around B.C. wildfire as crews mop up, cooler weather expected

Access around a wildfire in northeastern B.C. has been further restricted even though officials say cooler temperatures are expected to help ease the danger.

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3 hrs ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

Truckee man arrested, suspected of setting Saturday wildfire

Calfire officials arrested William Bryan Hendren, 31, of Truckee on Saturday after crews put out a quarter-acre vegetation fire in the area of Juniper Hills and Glenshire, near Foxboro Drive, Calfire Spokesman John Hotchkiss said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Truckee, CA, Natural Disasters, Fire, Nevada County, CA

4 hrs ago | Gawker

Newborn Mountain Lions Rescued from Montana Wildfire

Firefighters battling a fast-moving wildfire in western Montana made a miraculous rescue last week, saving a pair of adorable newborn mountain lions trapped under a burning log.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fire, Missoula, MT

7 hrs ago | KTVK Phoenix

Wildfire results in Arizona Trail detour

Management of a lightning-sparked fire burning on the Kaibab National Forest has forced officials to temporarily detour portions of the Arizona Trail.

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7 hrs ago | WSOCTV

Rock Hill produce market destroyed by morning fire

A produce market in Rock Hill was destroyed Tuesday morning by fire, according to Rock Hill officials.

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10 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Brush fire along Highway 87 in San Jose disrupts morning commute

A small brush fire burned about a quarter of an acre alongside Highway 87 on Tuesday morning between Alma Avenue and Almaden Expressway, according to the San Jose Fire Department.

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Related Topix: San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Natural Disasters, Fire

10 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Tiny mountain lion cubs saved from wildfire

The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.

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14 hrs ago | ABC News

Drier weather leads to forest fires emerging as greatest threat this summer

The Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre has released the Southern Australia Seasonal Bushfire Outlook for 2014-15, indicating a greater-than-normal chance of fire in parts of eastern Australia, from southern Queensland, through New South Wales and into central Victoria.

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17 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Structure, vegetation fire burning in Forestville

Firefighters are responding to a fire burning through multiple structures and vegetation in Forestville Monday afternoon, according to the Forestville Fire Protection District.

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Related Topix: Forestville, CA, Natural Disasters, Fire, Weather

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

California fires burn cabin, threaten homes

A Northern California wildfire has been contained after destroying a forest cabin, damaging five other homes and forcing about 50 people to evacuate.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fire, Orem, UT

Times-Standard

Fire crews extinguish blaze before it reaches Arcata home

While fire crews battled a three-acre fire at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Center, several were sent off on Sunday afternoon to fight another vegetation fire threatening a home on Old Arcata Road and were able to snuff it out before any major damage occurred, according to the Arcata Fire Protection District.

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KREM-TV Spokane

Montana firefighters save two lion cubs from a raging wildfire

Firefighters rescued a pair of mountain lion cubs from a wildfire in Montana during Labor Day weekend.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fire, Spokane, WA

Denver Post

Two acre wildfire burning at Turtle Lake north of Durango

Justine Moore, assistant center manager at Durango Fire Dispatch, said there is a subdivision to the north of the fire, but he said no homes were threatened at this time.

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Cotswold Journal

Dramatic pictures of Sudeley Hill fire

Cotswold Journal reader Sarah Collett sent in the pictures of the fire which covered 20 acres on top of Sudeley Hill.

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KRCR

Northstate wildfire update Sept. 1

The Happy Camp Complex Fire is burning in Klamath National Forest and consists of an estimated 17 fires caused by lightning.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fire, Happy Camp, CA, Yreka, CA

The Age

Despite the August rain, another active fire season threatens

Above-average temperatures and rain deficits mean Australia's main population centres can expect a more active bushfire season this summer than usual.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Natural Disasters, Fire, Weather, Meteorology, Science

Examiner.com

Frigid lows, shipwrecks, a heat wave and a wildfire

Frigid lows, shipwrecks , a heat wave and a wildfire top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Fire, Heat Wave, Michigan, Grand Marais, MI, Marquette, MI

KITV-TV

Makakilo brush fire flaring up again

The fire also hit a green patch which officials say caused more smoke in the area.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

WHAS11

Northern California wildfires show slower growth

The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures are slowing the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.

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SFGate

Klamath wildfire still burning, weeks after sparked by lightning

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Klamath, CA, Fire, Happy Camp, CA, Siskiyou County, CA

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