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  1. Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big SurRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking Friday at a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep, forested ridges just to the north for another month. Big Sur establishments were already reporting as much as a 50 percent drop in business, said Stan Russell, executive director of the chamber of commerce.

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  2. Seventh Street home in Marietta catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    A Marietta man returned home Friday just as his house was catching fire but was able to escape without injuries. "I left to go mail something at the post office, and when I came back, it smelled like something was on fire, like plastic was burning," said David Shock, 60, of 409 Seventh St..

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  3. Interactive maps helped crews battle Cold Springs Fire near NederlandRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    Firefighters used interactive maps during the Cold Springs Fire to inform residents of evacuations and road closures, show the differing levels of burn damage and plot how they would attack the blaze.

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  4. 1 injured, 5 mobile homes destroyed in SeaTac fireRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    Kent Fire Department officials who responded say the fire appears to have started in a vehicle parked under a carport Friday night. The fire reportedly spread to the carport and then to nearby homes.

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  5. Mumbai: Family of 4 has narrow escape after car bursts into flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... their eyes. Rafiq Mirza, who was at the wheel, recalled, "As soon as I opened the bonnet, I realised it had caught fire. I immediately shouted for my family to get out." One of the family members, Khatija Bano said they were heading to Jogeshwari. ...

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  6. Fire dept. raising funds for upgradesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    The Berkeley County Fire Board has agreed to build a new station for the South Berkeley Volunteer Fire Department. However, the fire department wanted some upgrades to the building and an agreement was reached that the South Berkeley Volunteer Fire Department would pay for those improvements.

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  7. Fire ban issued at time of Cold Springs blaze ignored by manyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    In the two weeks since the Cold Springs Fire , the Boulder County Sheriff's Office has responded to almost 100 reports of smoke or illegal campfires despite a fire ban being in place.

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  8. Wildfire erupts in Madera County, mandatory evacuation orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The Cascadel Woods neighborhood and surrounding areas were under mandatory evacuation after a fire broke out Friday afternoon in South Fork. One of three suspects was taken into custody Thursday morning, July 28, 2016, after police say three men kicked in a door and robbed a residence while a woman was at home.

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  9. On good neighbors and youth footballRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... building to save a dog. But that's precisely what happened this week in Cedar Ridge when Wayne Moore's home caught fire. The 64-year-old Moore ran into the blaze, as did neighbors, to get Annabella. Sitting outside his destroyed house, he said, ...

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  10. Judge to decide if Karlsen will stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    A Calaveras County judge on Tuesday is scheduled to decide whether Karl Karlsen, 56, formerly of Murphys, will be forced to stand trial on suspicion of killing his wife for financial gain in a house fire 25 years ago. Karlsen's preliminary hearing that began Monday in Calaveras County Superior Court was originally planned to last for five days, but Judge Thomas A. Smith said at the end of Friday's proceedings that he would announce his decision after closing arguments scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  11. Crash victims included experienced pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    The airplane's propeller lies on the helipad as firefighters work to extinguish a brush fire sparked by the crash Wednesday afternoon. Fire extinguishers and yellow fuel spill kits litter the tarmac after an airplane crashed Wednesday afternoon at the Columbia Airport.

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  12. Forensics expert: Kerosene was applied minutes before fatal blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    Karl Karlsen, wearing a navy-colored sport jacket and shackled in handcuffs, enters the Calaveras County Courtroom Monday morning for his preliminary hearing. Kerosene found on the carpet in the hallway outside the bathroom where Christina Alexander Karlsen succumbed to smoke inhalation in a fire to her Murphys home 25 years ago was applied minutes before the flames broke out, according to an arson investigator who examined the scene in February 1991.

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  13. Rogues return to the HollowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Trading Post

    ... the ever-popular Lions Club doughnut trailer, will be open throughout the festival, as well as activity booths.. Fire up your festival feast Saturday morning at the fire station with the Chippewa Fire Department's annual pancake breakfast. For the ...

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  14. A dada s guide to backyard chickens Why you and your brood should become avian parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... the guinea pig (RIP Ernie), place them inside of it, station the cage on what used to be my desk in the basement and fire up the heat lamp. If you enjoy things such as house fires, be sure to leave a cardboard box - intended to hold the chicks while ...

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  15. Adams house sustains major damage in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Crews were called to the house fire at 11:32 a.m. on Comstock Road near Route 11, where they found the two-story house engulfed. Robert Simpson, deputy fire coordinator for the Adams Fire Department, said crews had the fire under control within half an hour.

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  16. County Beat: County warns Cape towns could share liability for fire academy pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Barnstable Patriot

    Citing "professional duty," Barnstable County has notified all the towns on Cape Cod that under state law, they may be liable for any damages the town of Barnstable receives in its civil suit against the county over pollution at the Barnstable County Fire and Rescue Training Academy. In a letter to the chief executives in each of the 15 Cape towns, Barnstable County Administrator Jack Yunits Jr. notified "all of our fire departments and districts of the imminent potential for litigation and that each community may be enjoined in this litigation."

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  17. Sacrificing For SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... every bit of any kind of sacrifice is worth it many times over," Pat Shifflett said. "I will never not be part of the fire service somehow ... even if it's just hanging around the firehouse," he said. Shifflett, 70, was born for the role he's ...

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  18. More firefighters arrive as Soberanes Fire grows; crews rely on family support through tough daysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KION 46

    The Soberanes Fire has been burning for a week, and little cities filled with firefighters from all over the state have been popping up across the Central Coast. "It's definitely a challenge.

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  19. Carmel Valley Helibase important tool in firefightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KION 46

    Over the past week, we've seen fire vehicles traveling the roads and the skies at all times of the day and night. Over the past week, we've seen fire vehicles traveling the roads and the skies at all times of the day and night.

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  20. Trump accuses safety officials of locking out supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    One of the strangest moments of the Donald Trump appearance at UCCS Friday came right as the GOP nominee hit the stage, when Trump took issue with the capacity of the venue and the crowds of supporters who were not able to get inside. Trump looked genuinely annoyed, and joked with the crowd that perhaps the fire marshal in charge of the event was, "A Hillary person."

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