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  1. Death toll from fires hits 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Two storylines emerged early Wednesday for the wildfires that have wreaked so much destruction and pain across Northern California: the death roll continued to rise, but cooler weather and the chance of rain gave firefighters twin boosts at stopping the blazes. By sunrise, Cal Fire said the Tubbs Fire in Napa and Sonoma Counties was 91 percent contained, even as news came out that a 42nd person has been added to the list of fatalities claimed by the multiple fires raging over the past nine days.

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  2. Firefighter killed in crash in Napa area IDa d as Missouri volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Lake County Record-Bee

    The fire fighter killed in a traffic accident in Napa County on Monday, was identified as 38-year-old Garrett Paiz, a volunteer firefighter from Missouri, Napa County Sheriff's Office officials announced. California Highway Patrol is handling the investigation and Paiz's body was escorted from the scene by Napa Sheriff's deputies, Cal Fire, various law enforcement and National Guard units in the area.

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  3. AT&T works with nonprofits in wake of firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Lake County Record-Bee

    SAN FRANCISCO >> AT&T is donating $250,000 to aid local charities and relief organizations in areas impacted by California wildfires. As fire conditions and community needs continue to develop, AT&T is working with local officials to direct the funding to the local nonprofit organizations where it will have the greatest impact in communities affected by wildfires.

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  4. a Great progressa Friday, but challenges expected for firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Lake County Record-Bee

    State fire officials announced Friday morning that “encouraging” progress was made overnight in controlling several deadly wildfires burning in Northern California, but winds are expected to kick back up later today, and they cautioned full containment is at least a week away. At a news conference late Friday morning, state officials said thousands of firefighters had been deployed to the main fire lines during the previous 24 hours, allowing for crews to establish some containment around the blazes after days of limited progress.

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  5. PG&E lines fell in winds that werena t a hurricane strengthaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 14 | Lake County Record-Bee

    The heavy winds that downed power lines Sunday night at the start of the deadly wildfires raging across Northern California were far from “hurricane strength,” as PG&E has claimed, according to a review of weather station readings. On Tuesday, the Bay Area News Group reported that Sonoma County emergency dispatchers sent fire crews to at least 10 reports of downed power lines and exploding transformers as the North Bay fires were starting around 9:22 p.m. In response, PG&E said that “hurricane strength winds in excess of 75 mph in some cases” had damaged their equipment, but they said it was too early to speculate what started the fires.

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  6. Facebook, Google, Apple aid in wildfire recovery effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Northern Californians affected by wildfires are using Silicon Valley tools such as Facebook's Safety Check, Google search's SOS Alert and a Google crisis map. But the tech giants also are helping by donating money to aidrecovery efforts forWine Country and beyond amid devastating wildfires that have claimed 21 lives as of Wednesday.

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  7. Napa mayor: Fires are a absolutely scaryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Lake County Record-Bee

    The 6.0 South Napa earthquake in 2014 and a handful of aftershocks undoubtedly took its toll on the city and its citizens. But the fires ravaging Napa and Sonoma counties since Sunday, responsible for the death of dozens of people and the destruction of thousands of buildings? “You think you've gone through the worst of it when you're no longer seeing embers,” she said.

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  8. Napa fire burns into Solano, officials respond en masseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Fat pillows of whitish-gray smoke hung low over Green Valley and Suisun Valley Wednesday, smothering the area in shadow while the devastating Napa and Sonoma fires loomed behind. Fire crews from all over Solano, the state and beyond zoomed through, tackling flare ups as they occurred, cutting fire breaks and anticipating next moves as flames ran along the various ridge lines and, for the first time, into county limits.

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  9. a People here are suffering, tooaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Lake County Record-Bee

    REDWOOD VALLEY >> Ravaged by fire, stained by acrid smoke, many of the people who live in Mendocino County are also upset by national media coverage of the fire storms. “What's irking people around here is the national news is only talking about Napa and Sonoma, and we've lost just as much here,” says Alison de Grassi, spokesperson for the Mendocino County Tourism Commission.

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  10. Doomed Solano fairgrounds barns a a godsenda for fire evacuated horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Volunteers carrying in supply donations to the large animal evacuation center at the Solano County Fairgrounds. Nearly 200 animals have been evacuated to the site due to fires in the area.

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  11. Tuesdaya s high school games postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKE COUNTY >> High school volleyball and soccer matches scheduled for Tuesday around the Coastal Mountain Conference were postponed because of unhealthy air and smoky conditions created by numerous fires burning in Sonoma, Napa, Lake and Mendocino counties, and because of road closures. “That was the recommendation from the CMC,” Kelseyville High School athletic director Scott Conrad told the Record-Bee.

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  12. Patrols continue around fire areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> The Lake County Board of Supervisors approved Sheriff Brian Martin's declaration of a State of Emergency due to the effects of the Sulphur Fire in the Clearlake area. Gov. Jerry Brown has also issued the State of Emergency for counties suffering from fires and has received approval of Federal Level Emergency for the State of California.

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  13. Air quality listed as unhealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> With containment still scant on the fires in Lake, Mendocino, Napa and Sonoma counties, local air quality remained in the unhealthy to very unhealthy range on Tuesday. According to Douglas Gearhart of the Lake County Air Quality Management District the highest levels of smoke are expected to continue today.

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  14. BLM lifting NorCal fire restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Lake County Record-Bee

    UKIAH >> With the return of cooler weather and reduced wildfire dangers, the Bureau of Land Management today rescinded fire restrictions on public lands managed by the Ukiah and Arcata field offices in Del Norte, Humboldt, Trinity, Mendocino, Lake, Sonoma, Napa, Yolo, Colusa, Glenn and Solano counties. The BLM is also lifting restrictions on target shooting that have been in effect since mid-summer on public lands managed by the Ukiah Field Office.

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  15. Just plane fun at Splash InRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LAKEPORT >> When pilot Allen Low of San Francisco flew to Lakeport last weekend, instead of landing at the airport, he aimed his aircraft at Clear Lake and the plane hit the water belly-first. Instead of sinking or floating when the craft hit the water, the engine continued to roar and the plane slowly headed toward the shore where it taxied up a wooden ramp onto a dirt field and parked.

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  16. Conference focused on trendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    LITTLE RIVER >> This summer, the Mendocino County Office of Education hosted a retreat for several county offices of education to discuss educational trends and share best practices. Participants included county offices from Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Sonoma, Santa Cruz, and Napa.

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  17. Baby Beulaha s picture bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    This is part of a series excerpted from Gene Paleno's book “Lake County History: A Mystical Adventure in Time.” Susan Tibbets wrote 26 letters from Lake County in the second half of the 19th century. Letter #3; Early 1861 I thought I would not write until I received the box you sent.

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  18. Baby Beulaha s picture bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    This is part of a series excerpted from Gene Paleno's book “Lake County History: A Mystical Adventure in Time.” Susan Tibbets wrote 26 letters from Lake County in the second half of the 19th century. Letter 3; Early 1861 I thought I would not write until I received the box you sent.

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  19. Pay in potatoes and cornRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    This is part of a series excerpted from Gene Paleno's book “Lake County History: A Mystical Adventure in Time.” Emory started a school for three months last summer . Mrs. Boyd took him in.

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  20. Cabernet that comes to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Once upon a time, California cabernet sauvignons were boastful, swaggering wines. They muscled up to the table, pounded their fists and demanded a massive plate of prime red meat.

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