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KUSI News San Diego
Fire broke out in Cleveland National ForestSAN DIEGO (KUSI) - Cleveland National Forest caught fire Saturday, and spread t
Fire broke out in Cleveland National Forest
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - Cleveland National Forest caught fire Saturday, and spread to 5-acres. The blaze was spotted about 10 a.m., just off the westbound Interstate 8 at East Willows Road, forest officials said. Both sides of the interstate were shut... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
End Of August Weekend EventsThere are several fund raising events this weekend and two other events that ar
End Of August Weekend Events
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 hours ago
There are several fund raising events this weekend and two other events that are related to taxes. As reported earlier today as Friday’s KVML “Newsmaker of the Day” the Calaveras County Taxpayers Association is accepting reservations today for their... Read more
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Sacramento Today
California Fire Updates Summary ()Although 6,300 firefighters remain on the lines battling 13 active wildfires, c
California Fire Updates Summary ()
Sacramento Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Although 6,300 firefighters remain on the lines battling 13 active wildfires, crews made significant progress over the past couple of days and have contained two of the large fires. A Red Flag Warning is in effect for the Lake Tahoe area and extends... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California Fire Updates Summary ()Although 6,300 firefighters remain on the lines battling 13 active wildfires, c
California Fire Updates Summary ()
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Although 6,300 firefighters remain on the lines battling 13 active wildfires, crews made significant progress over the past couple of days and have contained two of the large fires. A Red Flag Warning is in effect for the Lake Tahoe area and extends... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fire crews quickly put out two fires in Shasta CountyThree fires broke out Friday in Shasta County that firefighters quickly stopped
Fire crews quickly put out two fires in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
Three fires broke out Friday in Shasta County that firefighters quickly stopped from spreading. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection quickly contained a blaze that burned 5 acres near the Lehigh Southwest Cement plant in... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Small Brush Fire Ignites In Oceano DunesA small vegetation fire at Oceano Beach Dunes had authorities making a speedy r
Small Brush Fire Ignites In Oceano Dunes
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
A small vegetation fire at Oceano Beach Dunes had authorities making a speedy response, Friday. The quarter-acre fire broke out just before 5 p.m. Authorities say it’s burning in a tricky location because the area is only accessible by air and foot... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fire crews quickly put out two fires in Shasta CountySHASTA COUNTY, California - Two fires broke out this morning in Shasta County t
Fire crews quickly put out two fires in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
SHASTA COUNTY, California - Two fires broke out this morning in Shasta County that firefighters quickly contained. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection quickly contained a blaze that burned 5 acres near Lehigh Cement Plant in... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Vegetation fire burning near Mountain GateShasta County Cal Fire crews are battling a vegetation fire in Mountain Gate.
Vegetation fire burning near Mountain Gate
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted yesterday
Shasta County Cal Fire crews are battling a vegetation fire in Mountain Gate. The fire broke out a little after 8 a.m. near Fawndale Road and Interstate 5. Officials say the fire is burning approximately five acres, with a slow rate of spread. The... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Fire Burning in North CountyA wildfire is burning in the North County south of State Route 76 and west of I
Fire Burning in North County
NBC San Diego / Posted yesterday
A wildfire is burning in the North County south of State Route 76 and west of Interstate 15. Cal Fire and Vista Fire crews responded to the report of a wildland fire near Gopher Canyon Road and East Vista Way just after noon. The most recent... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California Fire Update Summary ()Over 7,700 firefighters are battling 15 active wildfires across California. War
California Fire Update Summary ()
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted yesterday
Over 7,700 firefighters are battling 15 active wildfires across California. Warmer weather over the past couple of days has hampered containment efforts, although firefighters continue to make progress on many of these fires. Warm and dry conditions... Read more
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Sacramento Today
California Fire Update Summary ()Over 7,700 firefighters are battling 15 active wildfires across California. War
California Fire Update Summary ()
Sacramento Today / Posted 2 days ago
Over 7,700 firefighters are battling 15 active wildfires across California. Warmer weather over the past couple of days has hampered containment efforts, although firefighters continue to make progress on many of these fires. Warm and dry conditions... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Swiss Ranch Road Structure FireUpdate 5:45 p.m.: Cal Fire dispatch reports a tanker has been released from the
Swiss Ranch Road Structure Fire
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
Update 5:45 p.m.: Cal Fire dispatch reports a tanker has been released from the four to five acre fire on the 6300 block of Swiss Ranch Road, but had no other details regarding any containment on the fire. Update 5:30 p.m.: Cal Fire confirms the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cal Fire agrees to soften punishments of three demoted academy captainsCal Fire has agreed to soften the discipline it imposed on three former captain
Cal Fire agrees to soften punishments of three demoted academy captains
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Cal Fire has agreed to soften the discipline it imposed on three former captains who were demoted in the wake of a high-profile scandal at the department’s Ione Academy, according to settlement documents released Thursday to The Sacramento... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Vegetation fire in Happy Valley quickly knocked downFirefighters have knocked down a small blaze that broke out in a Happy Valley b
Vegetation fire in Happy Valley quickly knocked down
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
Firefighters have knocked down a small blaze that broke out in a Happy Valley back yard Thursday afternoon. The fire, was initially reported as an explosion off of Hawthorne Avenue around noon. Cal Fire officials say the flames spread to nearby... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Three Mi Wuk Village Homes Destroyed By FireMi Wuk Village, CA — A late night fire destroyed three homes in Mi Wuk Village.
Three Mi Wuk Village Homes Destroyed By Fire
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
Mi Wuk Village, CA — A late night fire destroyed three homes in Mi Wuk Village. The fire started at around 11:45pm at a residence in the 20000 block of Hekeke Lane and then spread to two other neighboring homes, and some vegetation. Two of the homes... Read more
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Sacramento Today
California Fire Update Summary ()Over 9,000 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. War
California Fire Update Summary ()
Sacramento Today / Posted 2 days ago
Over 9,000 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. Warmer weather over the past couple of days has hampered containment efforts, although firefighters continue to make progress on many of these fires. Warm and dry conditions... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California Fire Update Summary ()Over 9,000 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. War
California Fire Update Summary ()
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 2 days ago
Over 9,000 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. Warmer weather over the past couple of days has hampered containment efforts, although firefighters continue to make progress on many of these fires. Warm and dry conditions... Read more
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Plumas County News
Fire response at Bucks Lake leads to stabbing victim, body The stabbing victim, later identified as 23-year-old Sheldon Nicholas Steward
Fire response at Bucks Lake leads to stabbing victim, body
Plumas County News / Posted 3 days ago
The stabbing victim, later identified as 23-year-old Sheldon Nicholas Steward of Oakland, was discovered near the fire and flown to Enloe Medical Center in Chico. But it wasn’t until... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
New Details On Vegetation And Barn FireTuolumne County, CA — Negligent use of equipment is what Cal Fire investigators
New Details On Vegetation And Barn Fire
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tuolumne County, CA — Negligent use of equipment is what Cal Fire investigators determined as the cause of a vegetation fire that spread to a Tuolumne County barn. As previously reported, flames broke out in some grass in the 9000 block of Fraguero... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Highway 74 back open after head-on collisonCAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a traffic collis
Highway 74 back open after head-on collison
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a traffic collision on Highway 74 at Mile Post 89 in the unincorporated County area of La Quinta located between Vista Point and Big Horn. The first arriving engine company reported a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
California Strike Team digs in on Okanogan fire linesFresh crews continue to stream in to Eastern Washington to help save land and s
California Strike Team digs in on Okanogan fire lines
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
Fresh crews continue to stream in to Eastern Washington to help save land and stop the fire's spread, but it's also about saving homes and the memories inside of them. One of those crews getting into the fight is a California Strike Team. They've... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Fire breaks out at Chico apartment complexCal Fire Butte County and Chico Firefighters are battling a fire in an apartmen
Fire breaks out at Chico apartment complex
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Cal Fire Butte County and Chico Firefighters are battling a fire in an apartment building at the Trinity Commons Apartments on Vista Verde Avenue off of East 8th Avenue in Chico. The fire broke out at approximately 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, and fire... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Man climbs up hill after driving over HWY 74An elderly man's vehicle is being recovered from about 60-feet below Highway 74
Man climbs up hill after driving over HWY 74
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
An elderly man's vehicle is being recovered from about 60-feet below Highway 74 after he apparently went over the side of the road near Mountain Center Wednesday morning. Officials with Cal Fire said the crash happened just before 11 a.m. on Highway... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Structure fire closes East Street in ReddingREDDING, California - A three-alarm fire in downtown Redding this morning damag
Structure fire closes East Street in Redding
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
REDDING, California - A three-alarm fire in downtown Redding this morning damaged four units in the Islander apartment complex in the 1900 block of East Street and displaced 15 people -- including six children. Firefighters responded to the fire at... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Jerusalem fire in Lake, Napa counties 100 percent containedThe Jerusalem Fire that burned more than 25,000 acres in Lake County and the no
Jerusalem fire in Lake, Napa counties 100 percent contained
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The Jerusalem Fire that burned more than 25,000 acres in Lake County and the northern tip of Napa County was fully contained by Monday evening, Cal Fire officials said. The fire started around 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 9 in Jerusalem Valley north of... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Dunsmuir council addresses Bains terminattion, Tauhindauli maintenance Posted Aug. 26, 2015 at 10:54 AM Despite the broad range of opinions shared
Dunsmuir council addresses Bains terminattion, Tauhindauli maintenance
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Aug. 26, 2015 at 10:54 AM Despite the broad range of opinions shared at last Thursday’s Dunsmuir City Council meeting, the one thing everyone seemed to agree on is what... Read more
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KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo
Emergency Services Finds Unreported Fire in Paso RoblesRelated Articles Yesterday morning, Paso Robles Department of Emergency Servic
Emergency Services Finds Unreported Fire in Paso Robles
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
Related Articles Yesterday morning, Paso Robles Department of Emergency Services was dispatched to an EMS call in the 3200 block of Pine Street. On arrival Emergency Services crews found there had been an unreported fire within the interior of the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Weather complicates containment in Trinity CountyWEAVERVILLE, California - Strong winds complicate fire containments on Tuesday,
Weather complicates containment in Trinity County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
WEAVERVILLE, California - Strong winds complicate fire containments on Tuesday, while a new fire sparked in Weaverville stretches already thin resources in Trinity County. The Democrat Fire began burning along Oregon Mountain Tuesday afternoon in... Read more
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The Lumberjack
Firefighters Call HSU HomeFirefighters from as far as San Diego, stayed in the dorms and ate at The J fro
Firefighters Call HSU Home
The Lumberjack / Posted 4 days ago
Firefighters from as far as San Diego, stayed in the dorms and ate at The J from August 7-11. | Photo by Paula Harris After 24 hour shifts of fighting wildfires, firefighters from across California found a home at Humboldt State. During the weekend... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Jon Ortiz: To pay or not to pay? Cal Fire death benefits hinge on obscure lawA recent complaint alleging that Cal Fire owes millions of dollars in death ben
Jon Ortiz: To pay or not to pay? Cal Fire death benefits hinge on obscure law
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
A recent complaint alleging that Cal Fire owes millions of dollars in death benefits for fire pilots comes down to this: Does it matter whose insignia was on the plane? The complaint says that Cal Fire officials at the highest levels misled families... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Audit highlights gaps in California’s state IT securityCalifornia’s state databanks, stuffed with Social Security numbers, medical rec
Audit highlights gaps in California’s state IT security
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
California’s state databanks, stuffed with Social Security numbers, medical records, tax return data and other sensitive information, are so poorly guarded that a new audit warns that they are “vulnerable to unauthorized use, disclosure or... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Jerusalem Fire in Lake, Napa Counties 100 Percent ContainedThe Jerusalem Fire that burned more than 25,000 acres in Lake County and the no
Jerusalem Fire in Lake, Napa Counties 100 Percent Contained
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
The Jerusalem Fire that burned more than 25,000 acres in Lake County and the northern tip of Napa County was fully contained by Monday evening, Cal Fire officials said. The fire started around 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 9 in Jerusalem Valley north of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Vegetation fire sparks near mobile homes in ThermalFirefighters are responding to a vegetation fire in Thermal that has grown to a
Vegetation fire sparks near mobile homes in Thermal
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Firefighters are responding to a vegetation fire in Thermal that has grown to a half an acre in size as it threatens multiple structures. Officials with Cal Fire said the blaze sparked at 4:12 p.m. in the 88800 block Avenue 70, which is near Pierce... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Butte County fire crews knock down blaze in ForbestownButte County Cal Fire crews have knocked down a vegetation fire in the Forbesto
Butte County fire crews knock down blaze in Forbestown
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 4 days ago
Butte County Cal Fire crews have knocked down a vegetation fire in the Forbestown area. The blaze was reported around 12:15 p.m. near Black Bart Road and Fire Camp Road and was initially burning on both sides of Black Bart Road. California Highway... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Butte County fire crews responding to blaze in ForbestownButte County Cal Fire crews are at the scene of a vegetation fire in the Forbes
Butte County fire crews responding to blaze in Forbestown
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 4 days ago
Butte County Cal Fire crews are at the scene of a vegetation fire in the Forbestown area, and they are calling for additional resources. The blaze was reported around 12:15 p.m. near Black Bart Road and Fire Camp Road and was initially burning on... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
SUV plunges into pool at Spring Valley homeSPRING VALLEY, Calif. - An out-of-control SUV slid off a rain-slicked Spring Va
SUV plunges into pool at Spring Valley home
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
SPRING VALLEY, Calif. - An out-of-control SUV slid off a rain-slicked Spring Valley road Tuesday, only to wind up in a wetter place -- a backyard swimming pool. The Mitsubishi Montero Sport crashed off Paradise Valley Road, went through a fence... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Car Plunges Into Backyard PoolA suspected case of speeding made quite a splash in Spring Valley Tuesday when
Car Plunges Into Backyard Pool
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
A suspected case of speeding made quite a splash in Spring Valley Tuesday when a driver crashed into a backyard swimming pool. Cal Fire officials said the accident happened just after 10:30 a.m. in the backyard of a home in the 400 block of... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
190 poison oak cases treated during California firefightSANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) - Nearly 200 firefighters have been treated for al
190 poison oak cases treated during California firefight
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 4 days ago
SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) - Nearly 200 firefighters have been treated for allergic reactions to poison oak while battling a stubborn wildfire that has charred more than 5 square miles of dry brush on California's Central Coast. Cal Fire spokesman... Read more
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Orange County Register
Nearly 200 poison oak cases treated during Central California firefightSANTA MARGARITA – Nearly 200 firefighters have been treated for allergic reacti
Nearly 200 poison oak cases treated during Central California firefight
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
SANTA MARGARITA – Nearly 200 firefighters have been treated for allergic reactions to poison oak while battling a stubborn wildfire that has charred more than 5 square miles of dry brush on California’s Central Coast. Cal Fire spokesman Bennett... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Driver dies after crash into pole, garage, vehicles in Banner Mountain areaA driver died on Tuesday when her car left the road in Nevada County and crashe
Driver dies after crash into pole, garage, vehicles in Banner Mountain area
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
A driver died on Tuesday when her car left the road in Nevada County and crashed into a pole, a garage and other vehicles. The 43-year-old woman was driving westbound on Butterfly Drive in the Banner Mountain area about 12:15 a.m. Tuesday when her... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California Fire Update Summary ()Over 11,300 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. Cr
California Fire Update Summary ()
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 4 days ago
Over 11,300 firefighters are battling 16 active wildfires across California. Crews continue to make good progress on control lines of these fires and have succeed at rapidly containing new fires. The weather across the state will be warm over the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Oakland man arrested on suspicion of homicide in Plumas CountyBUCKS LAKE -- A fire Saturday at Plumas National Forest led sheriff's deputies
Oakland man arrested on suspicion of homicide in Plumas County
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
BUCKS LAKE -- A fire Saturday at Plumas National Forest led sheriff's deputies to the arrest of an Oakland man and the remains of a burned body, officials said. Deputies arrested Sheldon Steward, 23, of Oakland, on suspicion of homicide hours after... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Oakland man arrested on suspicion of homicide in Plumas CountyBUCKS LAKE -- A fire Saturday at Plumas National Forest led sheriff's deputies
Oakland man arrested on suspicion of homicide in Plumas County
The Fremont Argus / Posted 5 days ago
BUCKS LAKE -- A fire Saturday at Plumas National Forest led sheriff's deputies to the arrest of an Oakland man and the remains of a burned body, officials said. Deputies arrested Sheldon Steward, 23, of Oakland, on suspicion of homicide hours after... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Arrest made in case of burned body found in Bucks LakeBUCKS LAKE, Calif. -- Authorities have made an arrest after crews found the bur
Arrest made in case of burned body found in Bucks Lake
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 5 days ago
BUCKS LAKE, Calif. -- Authorities have made an arrest after crews found the burned remains of a body near the Sandy Point Day Use area in Bucks Lake on Saturday morning. A statement from the Plumas County Sheriff's Office said crews responded at... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Air Quality Alert in Effect "Until Further Notice" Unhealthy means everyone should limit time spent outdoors, avoid exercising o
Air Quality Alert in Effect "Until Further Notice"
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
Unhealthy means everyone should limit time spent outdoors, avoid exercising outside and choose non-strenuous indoor activities. Unhealthy means... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan ComplexKENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan Complex
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
KENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities on their way to the Okanogan Complex in northern Washington. NBC Right Now tracked them down at the gas stations on the corner of Canal Drive and Edison Street. They... Read more
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ABC Montana
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan ComplexKENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan Complex
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
KENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities on their way to the Okanogan Complex in northern Washington. NBC Right Now tracked them down at the gas stations on the corner of Canal Drive and Edison Street. They... Read more
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ABC Montana
Air Quality Alert in Effect "Until Further Notice" Unhealthy means everyone should limit time spent outdoors, avoid exercising o
Air Quality Alert in Effect "Until Further Notice"
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
Unhealthy means everyone should limit time spent outdoors, avoid exercising outside and choose non-strenuous indoor activities. Unhealthy means... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan ComplexKENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities
California Fire Crews Pass Through Tri-Cities on Way to Okanogan Complex
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
KENNEWICK, WA - A crew of California firefighters passed through the Tri-Cities on their way to the Okanogan Complex in northern Washington. NBC Right Now tracked them down at the gas stations on the corner of Canal Drive and Edison Street. They... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Arrest made in case of burned body found in Bucks LakeBUCKS LAKE, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Authorities have made an arrest afte
Arrest made in case of burned body found in Bucks Lake
News 4 Reno / Posted 5 days ago
BUCKS LAKE, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Authorities have made an arrest after crews found the burned remains of a body near the Sandy Point Day Use area in Bucks Lake on Saturday morning. A statement from the Plumas County Sheriff's Office said... Read more
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