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  1. Planning Commission rejects Lincoln St. affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Westport News

    ... and only be denied on traffic or safety grounds. At a zoning hearing on the development on Oct. 6, former Westport Fire Chief Andrew Kingsbury, who was working for the town as a consultant on this project, said a single point of access to the ...

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  2. Dillon Beach: Ready for disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Point Reyes Light

    ... are an isolated community: if an earthquake happens and that road goes out, we're by ourselves. We're not going to get fire services, police, medical assistance for a long time." Of the organization's close to 60 members, most live in Dillon Beach ...

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  3. Fire Burning in Underground California Gas Storage AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KTVN Reno

    A fire is burning in an underground natural gas storage area in the San Francisco Bay Area and officials are working to empty the natural gas from a nearby Chevron pipeline after thousands of residents were evacuated. A fire is burning in an underground natural gas storage area in the San Francisco Bay Area and officials are working to empty the natural gas from a nearby Chevron pipeline after thousands of residents were evacuated.

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  4. Accidental fire damages used car dealership on FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Waco fire crews respond to Family Fine Cars, Trucks & SUVs after the used car dealership's office caught fire early Thursday morning. The building was secured when an accidental fire damaged the building, fire crews said.

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  5. Volunteers restore peat bogs on fire-damaged Saddleworth MoorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oldham Chronicle

    A team of volunteers from Morgan Sindall Construction and Infrastructure has taken part in an environmental volunteering day to help make local moorland less vulnerable to fire damage. Working close to areas of Saddleworth Moor which were severely damaged by fire during the summer , a team of 15 volunteers drawn from the company's Manchester and Leeds offices overseen by the RSPB, which manages moorland in partnership with United Utilities spent all day restoring the moorland, which is protected due to its scientific and ecological value.

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  6. Some fire departments have firefighting foam containing PFASRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Approximately 32,000 gallons of the foam has been identified across the state from a survey of nearly 700 fire departments, Michigan Fire Marshal Kevin Sehlmeyer told reporters Thursday in Southfield.

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  7. 'Oregon Solidarity' wines to help Rogue Valley winegrowersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    Oregon Rep. David Gomberg; Christine Clair, winery director for Willamette Valley Vineyards; Traute and Michael Moore, winegrowers in southern Oregon; Justin King, national sales manager for King Estate Winery; and Jim Bernau, founder of Willamette Valley Vineyards. King Estate Winery and Willamette Valley Vineyards have teamed up to help Rogue Valley winegrowers whose grape contracts were abruptly canceled by California winery Copper Cane due to suspicions of wildfire smoke contaminiation.

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  8. All You Need to Know for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... on our website wthitv.com. //// thanks to a fema grant - free smoke detectors are available in vincennes. the vincennes fire department purchased more than twenty eight hundred detectors. you can call the department to get the alarms. fire officials ...

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  9. Quiet, Please! The Latest Threat to the Big WildRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Counterpunch

    ... Most fires are managed as war zones (cash cows), and business is booming. Helicopters, low-flying bombers spewing toxic fire retardant, the din of heavy equipment, all drown out the possibility of solitude. Day after day natural silence is shattered ...

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  10. Fire engulfs Ferrari left in parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    A Ferrari mysteriously burst into flames while parked in a lot on Thursday and burned to a crisp as firefighters worked to put out the blaze. Emergency crews said the 20-year-old 355 Spider was engulfed in flames when they arrived on the scene near the train station in Leamington Spa, U.K, SWNS reported.

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  11. Pierceton FD Open House Is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times-Union

    PIERCETON Pierceton Fire Department will host a fire prevention open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Activities will include making a personal first aid kit sponsored by Lutheran EMS and Lutheran Health Network.

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  12. During her testing, Claire McCarthy kept her samples of animal dung in the fridge.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... that imitates the conditions the cells would experience if they were inside the lungs of a person cooking over a dung fire. After developing this system, McCarthy first examined the effects of biomass smoke from horse dung (kindly donated by a local ...

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  13. They Call Her 'Queen Of Dung' - And She Doesn't MindRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... that imitates the conditions the cells would experience if they were inside the lungs of a person cooking over a dung fire. After developing this system, McCarthy first examined the effects of biomass smoke from horse dung (kindly donated by a local ...

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  14. Wildfire insurance topic of special legislative meeting in NapaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... must identify the problems and find solutions that allow our communities to be rebuilt." "We're aggressively enacting fire prevention measures, but we can't legislate how nature behaves. Adjusting to climate change also means adjusting the ways our ...

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  15. Downtown LA marijuana grow found when building catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    A fire was extinguished Thursday in a commercial building near downtown Los Angeles where a marijuana grow was found, authorities said.

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  16. Lion's Roar - Oct. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Western Star

    ... Wight, Rudy George, Nate Smallwood, and Ava Lyver, show their mindfulness bottles they made this week. The Corner Brook Fire Department visited our school this week to practice our school fire drill. Everyone did an excellent job getting out of the ...

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  17. Saint David firefighter dies during trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    According to Saint David Fire District, 36-year-old Joshua Eugin died during a multi-department training exercise that night. Eugin was taking part in a "blackout drill," in which firefighters simulate rescuing victims inside a dark structure with fake smoke.

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  18. Thousands Evacuated in California Near Underground Gas FireRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    A fire that ignited in an underground natural gas storage area in the San Francisco Bay Area prompted the evacuation of thousands of residents, as Chevron emergency crews worked Thursday to purge gas from a pipeline and prevent an explosion, officials said. The evacuation order was issued late Wednesday for about 1,400 homes near the pipeline in Bay Point after the fire started.

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  19. Bemboka bushfire expenses hit $2.4millionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bega District News

    HIGH PRICE: The Rural Fire Service has said the expenses relating to the bushfire that started near Bemboka in August totalled $2.4 million to date. The bushfire started near Bemboka on August 15 and burned for over a month, covering 20,000ha and destroying four homes and damaging one other.

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  20. Fire Breaks Out At House Overlooking Hudson River In CortlandtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Ossining Daily Voice

    A home with an expansive view of the Hudson River was damaged by a fire that started in the chimney chase, according to the Mohegan Volunteer Fire Department. The fire started around 12:10 a.m. Thursday at the home on Forest Avenue in Cortlandt, the department said.

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