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  1. California wildfire destroys 10 homes, damages 5 othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | USA Today

    California wildfire destroys 10 homes, damages 5 others An estimated 1,500 people live in the path of the fire. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2iJtGEe A tree continues to burn Aug. 30, 2017, from a wildfire dubbed the Ponderosa Fire along Lumpkin Road near Oroville, Calif.

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  2. Wildfires roar across WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | USA Today

    Wildfires roar across West A scorched car rests next to a residence leveled by the Detwiler fire near Mariposa, Calif. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2un6qNe An air tanker drops fire retardant on flames as firefighters continue to battle against the Detwiler fire in Mariposa, Calif.

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  3. Intense Northern California wildfire creates a 'firenado'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | USA Today

    Intense Northern California wildfire creates a 'firenado' The whirlwind of flames burns at extreme temperatures. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2uSLizo The Wall Fire is shown in Butte County, Calif., near Oroville, Calif., on July 8, 2017.

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  4. Engineers test Oroville replica for dam safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | USA Today

    California water officials are relying on key hydrology tests being performed in Utah on a replica of the Oroville Dam spillway to pinpoint what repairs will work best at the tallest dam in the U.S for a spillway that was torn apart in February. Engineers test Oroville replica for dam safety California water officials are relying on key hydrology tests being performed in Utah on a replica of the Oroville Dam spillway to pinpoint what repairs will work best at the tallest dam in the U.S for a spillway that was torn apart in February.

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  5. Water releases halted at Oroville DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | USA Today

    California water officials have stopped the flow of water down Oroville Dam's main concrete spillway, in part so they can assess damage to it and areas around it that have eroded. Water releases halted at Oroville Dam California water officials have stopped the flow of water down Oroville Dam's main concrete spillway, in part so they can assess damage to it and areas around it that have eroded.

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  6. Lake Oroville drops to goal before brunt of stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | USA Today

    Lake Oroville reached an important goal Monday: The reservoir measured 50 feet below capacity as of 6 a.m. PT. Lake Oroville drops to goal before brunt of storms REDDING, Calif.

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  7. Oroville residents return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | USA Today

    Happy to return home after after damage to an Oroville Dam spillway in California prompted a massive evacuation, residents remain alert in case they are ordered to leave their homes once again. Oroville residents return home Happy to return home after after damage to an Oroville Dam spillway in California prompted a massive evacuation, residents remain alert in case they are ordered to leave their homes once again.

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  8. Oroville Dam exposes rift between conservative town, coastal liberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | USA Today

    Residents here in Oroville, Marysville and Yuba City are now living with the fresh knowledge that maybe this dam isn't as safe as they thought. Oroville Dam exposes rift between conservative town, coastal liberals Residents here in Oroville, Marysville and Yuba City are now living with the fresh knowledge that maybe this dam isn't as safe as they thought.

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  9. Oroville reservoir level drops as storm approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | USA Today

    The roar has quieted and the spray has softened, and all signs point toward improving conditions at the base of the Oroville Dam. Oroville reservoir level drops as storm approaches The roar has quieted and the spray has softened, and all signs point toward improving conditions at the base of the Oroville Dam.

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  10. Oroville crisis highlights risky dams, spotty inspections around U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | USA Today

    For five years, the 10,000 residents of Newport, Ore., have known the reservoir that stores their drinking water is unsafe. Oroville crisis highlights risky dams, spotty inspections around U.S. For five years, the 10,000 residents of Newport, Ore., have known the reservoir that stores their drinking water is unsafe.

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  11. Water Levels at Lake Behind Calif. Dam DroppingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | USA Today

    Water levels behind the Oroville, California dam have dropped to 32 feet below the emergency spillway that was damaged, causing a massive evacuation. Water Levels at Lake Behind Calif.

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  12. Trump OKs disaster relief as Californians return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | USA Today

    Trump OKs disaster relief as Californians return home Residents near Oroville Dam still under an evacuation "warning" and remain wary of spillway. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2lO1Mod Two days after a hasty and chaotic evacuation, nearly 200,000 people were told it's safe to go home -- but they're not completely in the clear.

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  13. Oroville Dam crisis: 'Hope is part of the strategy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | USA Today

    Oroville Dam crisis: 'Hope is part of the strategy' Experts don't know how makeshift spillway repairs would hold up to extreme stress. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2lNIPSn Oroville lake, the emergency spillway, and the damaged main spillway, are seen from the air on February 13, 2017 in Oroville, California.

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  14. Oroville a reminder of St. Francis Dam tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | USA Today

    It was just before midnight March 12, 1928, when the St. Francis Dam north of Santa Clarita, Calif., collapsed, sending 12 billion gallons of water gushing to the Pacific Ocean and killing at least 530 people. Oroville a reminder of St. Francis Dam tragedy It was just before midnight March 12, 1928, when the St. Francis Dam north of Santa Clarita, Calif., collapsed, sending 12 billion gallons of water gushing to the Pacific Ocean and killing at least 530 people.

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  15. Wet weather could cause issues for crews at Lake Oroville DamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | USA Today

    Several rainstorms could pose additional problems for crews scrambling to repair the damaged emergency spillway at California's Lake Oroville Dam. Wet weather could cause issues for crews at Lake Oroville Dam Several rainstorms could pose additional problems for crews scrambling to repair the damaged emergency spillway at California's Lake Oroville Dam.

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  16. A look around Oroville Dam as 188,000 people are evacuatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | USA Today

    A look around Oroville Dam as 200,000 people are evacuated Crews work on a damaged section of the Oroville Dam in Oroville, Calif. on Feb.13, 2017.

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  17. Calif. evacuees may be away from home two weeks for Oroville spillway fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | USA Today

    Calif. evacuees may be away from home two weeks for Oroville spillway fixes Lake Oroville's emergency spillway must be repaired before thousands can return home.

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  18. Eroding spillway is further proof Northern California drought is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | USA Today

    Eroding spillway is further proof Northern California drought is over Oroville Dam holds back Lake Oroville,which is at 100% capacity because of heavy rain. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2l7T9an Water could pour over an emergency spillway at Lake Oroville for the first time ever, a last-ditch alternative that California officials said they had been hoping to avoid.

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  19. 20% of dams in populated areas lack emergency planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | USA Today

    As the nation's 84,000 dams continue to age, a growing number of people downstream are at risk, experts say. 20% of dams in populated areas lack emergency plan As the nation's 84,000 dams continue to age, a growing number of people downstream are at risk, experts say.

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  20. Environmental groups warned of dangers at California dam more than a decade agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | USA Today

    Environmental groups warned of dangers at California dam more than a decade ago In 2005, three environmental groups warned that emergency spillway wasn't properly built. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2kEmbeb The Butte County, Calif.

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