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  1. Smokey watches over Wise; Boy Scout includes iconic image in Eagle projectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ON WATCH - Quincey Reay helps place a fire danger indicator sign at the Caddo- LBJ National Grasslands District Office.

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  2. Plane Crash At Columbia AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    At 4:45pm the Tuolumne County Sheriff's Office receive a phone call that a plane had crashed and it was fully engulfed in flames. The fire has also spread to some nearby vegetation.

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  3. Fighting wildfires is risky and difficult but it has its rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSKA

    ... many of them would say they earn every bit of their pay. A few dozen Alaskan firefighters are mopping up the McHugh fire south of Anchorage. Fire responders at the McHugh fire daily briefing Tuesday morning. Alaska's Chena, Tanana Chiefs Conference ...

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  4. Fire tears through Chico home, displacing residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mercury-Register

    Chico >> A Chico home was gutted by fire Wednesday afternoon, firefighters said, displacing at least four people including a mother and her son. Firefighters responded about 2 p.m. to a report of a residential structure fire in the 1100 block of Olive Street, between Humboldt Avenue and East 12th Street, said interim Chico Fire Chief Bill Hack.

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  5. Why have air attacks been limited in Soberanes Fire?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... >> DOWN. IT IS MINIMAL AT THAT POINT. EVERY BIT COUNTS WHEN THE GUYS ARE ON THEIR WAY. EVERY BIT COUNTS. FELIX: THIS FIRE IS BURNING SO HOT, ANY GAINS THAT MAY BE MADE ARE LOST DURING THE NIGHT WHEN THE AIR ATTACK IS GROUNDED. DAN: THERE ARE ...

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  6. 2 teens charged for fire that burned Millbrae Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRON 4

    Two teens suspected of setting fire to the Millbrae Community Center last week, destroying the building and causing up to $2 million in damage, have been charged in juvenile court, prosecutors said. San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said Tuesday that the two boys, 16- and 17-year-old Millbrae residents, will not be charged as adults because there was no evidence that they intentionally set the fire.

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  7. Arsonist who targeted West Vancouver police chief gets 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | North Shore News

    Security footage released by the RCMP shows a man allegedly setting fire to the home of former West Vancouver police chief Scott Armstrong Jan. 13, 2012. file photo supplied.

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  8. West Virginia American Water to Host Free Community Water Festival August 6aRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... "fix" a water leak, sit in the driver's seat of machinery used in the water industry, and help extinguish a model house fire. Several community partners, including the Charleston Fire Department, West Virginia 811, Clay Center for the Arts & ...

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  9. Sand fire destroys movie and TV ranch that was backdrop for...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Derek Hunt, owner of Sable Ranch, photographed in an old car on the movie ranch that was hit by pink fire retardant as fire crews battled the Sand fire. Derek Hunt, owner of Sable Ranch, photographed in an old car on the movie ranch that was hit by pink fire retardant as fire crews battled the Sand fire.

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  10. Drone seized after interfering with Los Angeles brush fireRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Los Angeles police have seized a drone and are looking for its operator after the device interfered with authorities fighting a small brush fire burning alongside a freeway. LAPD Officer Tony Im says a helicopter couldn't drop water on the fire Wednesday for fear of a possible collision with the drone.

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  11. 71-year-old Naperville man charged with arson in tent fireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    James Povolo, 71, of the 1300 block of Dartford Court in Naperville, has been charged with arson in connection with the July 18 fire that burned the tent of Scott Huber, a Naperville squatter who has lived outside for nearly 15 years in self-proclaimed protest against city officials. A 71-year-old Naperville man has been charged with arson, accused of setting fire to a tent belonging to a well-known Naperville squatter, authorities said Wednesday.

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  12. At least two injured after house fire near Marion and WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KDWN

    Police confirm that one person has been detained on suspicion of arson after this morning's fire in the northeast Las Vegas Valley in which a woman in her 50s suffered serious burn injuries.

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  13. Trauma affects both first responders and those they're serving,...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... understand how trauma can affect them, as well as the people they serve. After watching the video, panelists from local fire and police departments, as well as local social service agencies, discussed how first responders can approach situations ...

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  14. Like a freight train: California wildfire guts 18 homesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Los Angeles - Flames raced down a steep hillside "like a freight train," leaving smouldering remains of homes and forcing thousands to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said on Sunday. The fire that has destroyed at least 18 homes in northern Los Angeles County gained ferocious new power two days after it broke out, sending so much smoke in the air that planes making drops on it had to be grounded for part of the afternoon.

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  15. Firefighters advised to wear bullet proof vestsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... knows, or firefighter hears, is shots being fired and felt the whizzing by of these bullets," said Alter. Alter said fire companies have bullet proof vests, but most are expired. That means the vests are no longer guaranteed to be effective by the ...

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  16. Mr. Delmas ParmerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Heard Citizen

    ... always on hand to help others. It was this devotion to the care and safety of others that led him to become a volunteer fire fighter. When Heard County developed a professional fire department he became a member of the staff, and later attended ...

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  17. Forest Service: Closure order for Crow Peak area liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... lightning on June 24 torched more than 2,700 acres, or about 4 square miles. The area has been closed for safety. The fire was fully contained July 4. It's now controlled, which means the lines are expected to hold for the foreseeable future, though ...

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  18. Editorial, July 28, 2016: Why fire season never seems to endRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    But to firefighters and state fire officials who are battling this blaze and another in Southern California in harrowing conditions and impassable terrain, this is a giant front of danger that seems to be growing, even when there are no visible flames. That's because firefighters are putting their lives at risk to defend sometimes indefensible conditions, in areas where fire is an ever-present danger.

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  19. Vineyard Destroyed by Fire, Others Threatened by SmokeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wines & Vines

    The Soberanes Fire that grew to more than 23,000 acres near Big Sur today already has claimed one vineyard and is threatening the 2016 vintage in parts of Monterey County. According to Kim Stemler, executive director of the Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association , Big Sur Vineyard owner Lenora Carey was informed Monday night that her estate vineyard and personal property had been lost in the fire, which started July 22. The area "has been evacuated for several days, and they are strict about that.

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  20. McHugh Fire Open House at Goldenview Middle School TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KIMO

    Tonight, at the Goldenview Middle School, is an McHugh Creek Fire open house. The event starts at 6pm and goes until 8pm at 15800 Golden View Drive.

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