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  1. California wildfire takes toll on Big Sur tourism - Fox News Weather CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking 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. Fires keep tourists away from California's Big Sur coastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    Blazes have destroyed dozens of homes in several Western states and scared away tourists from California's dramatic Big Sur coast, which is near a wildfire burning in hard-to-reach forested ridges that fire crews will likely be battling for another month. Fire officials say a wildfire burning near California's dramatic Big Sur coast has destroyed 57 homes and is threatening 2,000 more.

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  3. Life 45 mins ago 3:58 p.m.California inmates care for deaf dogs...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WHAS11

    A group of inmates at a California state prison are providing shelter, care and love for dozens of deaf dogs that were recently forced to evacuate a nearby shelter threatened by a wildfire. Nearly 50 dogs at the Deaf Dogs Rescue of America in Acton, California, were evacuated this past Sunday evening after the shelter's directors -- Lisa Tipton and her husband Mark Tipton -- noticed flames from the Sand Fire blowing in their direction.

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  4. Funeral held for fallen Orford firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    He was a dedicated firefighter who died protecting others. Family members, friends, and colleagues gathered Saturday to honor him.

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  5. Orford firefighter funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    A funeral was held today for fallen Orford firefighter Charlie Waterbury, who died after collapsing as he fought a brush fire in Lyme. FAMILY AND FRIENDS GATHERED FOR THE FUNERAL TODAY TO HONOR HIM.

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  6. Scorched earth: Stunning aerials capture damage wreaked by fires in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... by property owners to help battle the flames was killed as his tractor rolled over. It was the second California wildfire death in a week. Meanwhile, in Oregon two hundred firefighters with air support turned back the immediate threat to homes north ...

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  7. Crater Lake wildfire grows to 150 acres, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A wildfire burning just west of Crater Lake has tripled in size, to nearly 150 acres, federal forestry officials said Saturday. The Bybee Fire in Crater Lake National Park prompted officials to close the Pacific Crest and Lightning Springs trails on Friday, though the park itself remains open.

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  8. Deadly Soberanes fire near Big Sur burns more than 33,000 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A wildfire burns in the Palo Colorado Canyon in the scenic Big Sur region of California's Central Coast. A massive wildfire burning north of Big Sur has scorched more than 33,000 acres and destroyed 68 structures, fire officials said.

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  9. Large grass fire near UBC Okanagan doused quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    The City of Kelonwa is repaving parts of Enterprise Way and parts of its side streets over the next few evenings. A bush fire near UBC Okanagan was doused quickly Friday night, but firefighters still don't know what caused it.

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  10. 2 Russian swimmers file appeals against Olympic banRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    By The Associated Press Blazes have destroyed dozens of homes in several Western states and scared away tourists from California's dramatic Big Sur coast, which is near a wildfire burning in... By The Associated Press Blazes have destroyed dozens of homes in several Western states and scared away tourists from California's dramatic Big Sur coast, which is near a wildfire burning in... Federal officials say a hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas, and it is unclear whether there are injuries or deaths. A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas on Saturday, causing what authorities described as a "significant loss of life."

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  11. Ariya Jutanugarn takes Women's British Open leadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC29

    ... homes in several Western states and scared away tourists from California's dramatic Big Sur coast, which is near a wildfire burning in... By The Associated Press Blazes have destroyed dozens of homes in several Western states and scared away ...

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  12. Wildfire burns 21 acres near Three Rivers, Lake Billy ChinookRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    About 6,500 gallons of retardant were quickly dropped on the new Rifle Range Fire near Lake Billy Chinook Saturday, allowing ground crews to safely engage A human-caused wildfire broke out Saturday morning near the Three Rivers subdivision south of Lake Billy Chinook, burning more than 20 acres and prompting a quick call-out of fire crews and air retardant planes. The Rifle Range Fire was reported just hours before a red flag warning of heat, winds and low humidity takes effect in the region.

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  13. Building a fire this long weekend? Be careful warns BC Wildfire ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    With a forecast of dry and warm weather for the long weekend, B.C. Wildfire Service are urging people to be careful with open fires. Do not light a campfire or keep it burning in windy conditions.

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  14. Who will speak for the voiceless?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Joplin Independent

    The forest sways in ripples of green. Wind sends the dappled sunlight sparkling through the branches.

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  15. The Latest: Wildfire Near Big Sur Destroys 57 HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... blaze has grown to 52 square miles (134 square kilometers). More than 5,000 firefighters are battling the week-old wildfire that officials expect to linger until the end of August. Officials say flames are concentrated in forested ridges above the ...

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  16. 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting near Seattle; suspect in custodyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    ... a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire... Some caretakers for disabled New Yorkers say they've been harassed and punished for making complaints about potentially ...

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  17. NFL player eager to see show Brazil puts on at Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire... City officials say a shooting has left three people dead and another person hurt in Mukilteo, Washington, about 25 miles ...

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  18. Tunisian lawmakers hold no-confidence vote, PM under threatRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire... City officials say a shooting has left three people dead and another person hurt in Mukilteo, Washington, about 25 miles ...

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    10 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... 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 ...

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  20. Resident Keith Bispo points to his house in the Palo Colorado...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... 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. less Resident Keith Bispo points to his house in the ...

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