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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio restaurant inspections: July 21, 2017did not have a valid food license, was one of 23 establishments that landed on
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
did not have a valid food license, was one of 23 establishments that landed on this week's list of dirtiest restaurants in the Alamo City. Splashtown, a popular summertime destinations for tourists and locals, made the list after an inspector... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alamo City declares their love for Tim Duncan Dayto share their creative declarations of love. The City of San Antonio declared
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
to share their creative declarations of love. The City of San Antonio declared July 21 to be Tim Duncan Day in 2016. Click through the slideshow above to see how the Alamo City is appreciating the greatness of Tim Duncan. jthorpe@express-new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio and Texas take center stage on TVin new “Bizarre” episode “Cowboy Life in Texas,” which airs at 8 p.m. Tuesday o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
in new “Bizarre” episode “Cowboy Life in Texas,” which airs at 8 p.m. Tuesday on the Travel Channel. In it, he points to the Alamo City as a great place to start. Among his travels is a tour of San Antonio’s Stock Show and Rodeo, showcasing the... Read more
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Petluma360.com
In state blazes, local agencies feel the heatparts of the state. Petaluma Fire sent an engine assigned to the county Office
Petluma360.com / Posted 13 hours ago
parts of the state. Petaluma Fire sent an engine assigned to the county Office of Emergency Services and four personnel to the Alamo Fire, a nearly 30,000-acre wildfire in San Luis Obispo. An additional firefighter and two paramedics were assigned... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
20 unique facts about the AlamoWhat would San Antonio be without the Alamo, the heart of Texas liberty? When
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
What would San Antonio be without the Alamo, the heart of Texas liberty? When Phil Collins made headlines with his fascination for the legend of Davy Crockett and the Battle of the Alamo, the former pop star gave a revitalized perspective to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas congressman wants Mexico to return only flag that survived Battle of the AlamoWASHINGTON – A Texas congressman wants the Alamo's flag back. Houston Republic
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
WASHINGTON – A Texas congressman wants the Alamo's flag back. Houston Republican John Culberson, describing himself as a “history enthusiast,” announced Thursday that he's included language in a foreign relations bill urging the State Department to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Forced annexation is un-Texanour critical military bases been a priority, the city of San Antonio could have
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 hours ago
our critical military bases been a priority, the city of San Antonio could have acted years ago. It’s not just an issue in the Alamo City. Residents from across the state feel abused by the annexation process and voiced their concerns to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Talk to San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg at UTSA about the Alamo, property taxes and other issuesor of interest to residents of metropolitan San Antonio. Past townhall topics h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 hours ago
or of interest to residents of metropolitan San Antonio. Past townhall topics have included sanctuary cities, water, the Alamo and property taxes. Judging from questions already submitted by Express-News readers — solicited via ads run by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
With puro panhandling sign, S.A. man just wants your tacosIt's common to see people in the Alamo City begging for money on the street. B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
It's common to see people in the Alamo City begging for money on the street. But one San Antonian down on his luck wants just one thing: tacos. Twitter user, @_kyrxn, captured the photo of a smiling presumably homeless man graciously asking the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Whittier Fire burns 18,430 acres. Continued updatesp.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Sa
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
p.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County on Sunday due to the Alamo Fire and Whittier Fire. [5:30 p.m. PDT] - Highway 154 officially opened to the public as of 5 p.m. Sunday.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Readers' Choice 2017:News readers choose their favorite restaurants, bars in S.A.Though diverse, hundreds of restaurants and bars across the Alamo City have a c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Though diverse, hundreds of restaurants and bars across the Alamo City have a common goal: to keep San Antonians wanting to come back for more. Whether through a fulfilling meal, a delicious cocktail or an inviting atmosphere, each spot brings... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Readers' Choice 2017:News readers name best places for goods, services in San Antonioservices and goods that stand out from the competition. Click through the gall
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
services and goods that stand out from the competition. Click through the gallery above to see fan favorites throughout the Alamo City. Entertainment Channel Categories include the best River Walk hotels, best local museums and even the best... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Homeless San Antonian in viral photo just wants some tacosIt's not uncommon to see people in the Alamo City begging for money on the stre
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
It's not uncommon to see people in the Alamo City begging for money on the street. But one San Antonian down on his luck wants just one thing: tacos. Twitter user, @_kyrxn, captured the photo of a smiling homeless man graciously asking the public... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Reality TV star shooting wild new series in San Antonioin New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
in New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to pay tribute in art to the heroes of the Alamo. It's still up in the air where on TV the series, produced by New York production company Red Line Studios, will... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Animal Services, community help find temporary homes for evacuated pets and livestockare among many local families who struggled to gather their important belonging
Santa Maria Sun / Posted yesterday
are among many local families who struggled to gather their important belongings and to save their pets and livestock after the Alamo and Whittier fires threatened farm and ranch lands in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. Santa Barbara... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Santa Barbara County firefighters progress with wildfire containmentChief Eric Peterson had some good news to share with the Santa Barbara County B
Santa Maria Sun / Posted yesterday
Chief Eric Peterson had some good news to share with the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors at its July 18 meeting—the Alamo Fire near Santa Maria was 100 percent contained, and significant progress had been made against the Whittier... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alamo dubbed 'worst tourist trap' in Texas, here's why that's blatantly wronghallowed ground in Texas history. Hundreds of men, on both the Texas and Mexic
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
hallowed ground in Texas history. Hundreds of men, on both the Texas and Mexico sides, died during the 13-day Battle of the Alamo in 1836, making the landmark an everlasting symbol of resistance during the fight for independence. So the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Board of Supervisors discuss controlled burns to help battle wildfiresa few weeks into fire season and crews already had to battle what at the time w
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
a few weeks into fire season and crews already had to battle what at the time was the biggest fire in all of the state--the Alamo Fire. "These are folks that live in a remote area, there isn’t a lot of access so they are always worried about... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Keep the aura of the Alamo aliveThe Alamo, with its iconic chapel, barracks and walls, still stands today, than
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
The Alamo, with its iconic chapel, barracks and walls, still stands today, thanks to a lot of people who cared. It was built centuries ago, stone by stone. It has a natural rustic look. I think no one wants to change that. People who care about the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Paper Tiger rolling out giant water slide on the St. Mary's Strip this weekendAs sweltering summer days roll on in the Alamo City, one business on the St. Ma
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
As sweltering summer days roll on in the Alamo City, one business on the St. Mary's Strip has found a novel way to keep cool. Paper Tiger will have a blow up slip-and-slide Saturday, the business announced on social media. The slide is part of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
These are the best tacos in San Antonio, according to Yelpwords “best tacos” and “inexpensive” is a guide to culinary happiness. Busines
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
words “best tacos” and “inexpensive” is a guide to culinary happiness. Business review site Yelp ranked 1,867 eateries in the Alamo City with the best tacos, and they range from popular chains to low-key taquerias. The best part? The taco joints... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
10 great hot dogs in San Antonio to try on National Hot Dog DayAcross the Alamo City, restaurants are turning one of America's most iconic dis
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Across the Alamo City, restaurants are turning one of America's most iconic dishes into drool-worthy masterpieces — and on National Hot Dog Day, there's no better reason to indulge. The holiday, which falls on July 19 this year, pays homage to what... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Texas: Less crime, lower taxes and cleaner airrequired. Texas pride is understandable when you realize Texas won a war by it
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
required. Texas pride is understandable when you realize Texas won a war by itself against a sovereign nation (Remember the Alamo!) and then ruled itself as an independent republic for just shy of ten years until 1846. Texans even pledge... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Whittier Fire burns 18,395 acres. Continued updatesp.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Sa
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
p.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County on Sunday due to the Alamo Fire and Whittier Fire. [5:30 p.m. PDT] - Highway 154 officially opened to the public as of 5 p.m. Sunday.... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Court date delayed for Seahawks’ Trevone Boykinthe first arrest amounted to a probation violation after he pleaded no contest
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
the first arrest amounted to a probation violation after he pleaded no contest to charges of resisting arrest the week of the Alamo Bowl. The new court date is now scheduled for August 22, which falls between Seattle’s second and third preseason... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'RoboCop' Is Marking 30 Years With Screening At OCP Headquarters (Dallas City Hall)and stars an alum of North Texas State (now the University of North Texas). To
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
and stars an alum of North Texas State (now the University of North Texas). To commemorate the film’s 30th anniversary, the Alamo Drafthouse will hold a special screening of the film at Dallas City Hall — know to fans as the fictional, but... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two from San Antonio star in crazy new movielead in the film. The second actor from San Antonio, Jc Caylen, is a 24-year-o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
lead in the film. The second actor from San Antonio, Jc Caylen, is a 24-year-old Internet sensation who grew up in the Alamo City and graduated from O’Connor High. “Party Boat” debuts Aug. 24 on free ad-based streaming service Crackle. In... Read more
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The Mercury News
James Franco is really bad in ‘The Disaster Artist’ trailer — just as he should beDisaster Artist,” which stars and is directed by actor James Franco, is based o
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Disaster Artist,” which stars and is directed by actor James Franco, is based on the book of the same name by Greg Sestero. The Alamo-reared actor and 1996 graduate of Monte Vista High School co-starred in 2003’s “The Room” and survived to recount... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Whittier Fire burns 18,331 acres. Continued updatesp.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Sa
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
p.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County on Sunday due to the Alamo Fire and Whittier Fire. [5:30 p.m. PDT] - Highway 154 officially opened to the public as of 5 p.m. Sunday.... Read more
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11 News Houston
TxDot launches 3-year plan for Highway 281 expansionIt's an expansion to one of the busiest areas in the Alamo City. A TxDOT proje
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
It's an expansion to one of the busiest areas in the Alamo City. A TxDOT project that will last more than three years to complete kicked off Monday to expand Highway 281 from Loop 1604 to Stone Oak. Through the Clear Lanes Initiative, the state has... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
TxDot launches 3-year plan for Highway 281 expansionSAN ANTONIO - It's an expansion to one of the busiest areas in the Alamo City.
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - It's an expansion to one of the busiest areas in the Alamo City. A TxDOT project that will last more than three years to complete kicked off Monday to expand Highway 281 from Loop 1604 to Stone Oak. Through the Clear Lanes Initiative,... Read more
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New Kerala
The Fieri Family Hits The Highway On Guy's Family Road Trip - newkerala news #254953preserve in Flagstaff, Arizona, and rafting in the waters of the Colorado River
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
preserve in Flagstaff, Arizona, and rafting in the waters of the Colorado River. Plus, the fun continues with a visit to the Alamo, a special dinner for troops in San Antonio, a creole crawfish boil in New Orleans, fresh oysters in Alabama, and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bertetti was a hands-on Dadopportunity surfaced at the U.S. Postal Service in 1964, he took it and rose th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
opportunity surfaced at the U.S. Postal Service in 1964, he took it and rose through the ranks to become station manager. The Alamo Heights, Laurel Heights and Valley High stations were among the many locations he managed before retiring in... Read more
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Reality TV World
Train runner steals show from musician at Texas bara train outside. ADVERTISEMENT Jorge Fuentes was recording Cody Coggins' perfo
Reality TV World / Posted 4 days ago
a train outside. ADVERTISEMENT Jorge Fuentes was recording Cody Coggins' performance Thursday in front of some windows at the Alamo Beer Company when a spectacle outside stole the show. The video shows a man running on top of a train, in the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Whittier Fire burns 18,311 acres. Continued updatesp.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Sa
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. PDT] - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County on Sunday due to the Alamo Fire and Whittier Fire. [5:30 p.m. PDT] - Highway 154 officially opened to the public as of 5 p.m. Sunday.... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
State of Emergency and Local Emergency declared in Santa Barbara CountyCOUNTY, Calif. - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
COUNTY, Calif. - California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency in Santa Barbara County on Sunday due to the Alamo Fire and Whittier Fire. Following suit, at 2.30 p.m. Sunday, Santa Barbara County officials proclaimed a local... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Hand crews cut lines on Southwest edge of Whittier FireFire Department hand crews cut a 25 foot wide line with chainsaws, pulaski's an
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 5 days ago
Fire Department hand crews cut a 25 foot wide line with chainsaws, pulaski's and shovels. The hand crew just returned from the Alamo Fire in San Luis Obispo. The line will eventually link up with a dozer line in Los Gatos Canyon. "This is an area... Read more
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dna
Huge California wildfire spreads overnight as crews dig inor destroyed 44 homes in Butte County and more than 60 other structures, callin
dna / Posted 5 days ago
or destroyed 44 homes in Butte County and more than 60 other structures, calling it mostly contained as of Saturday. The Alamo Fire, which charred some 29,000 acres and destroyed at least one home in San Luis Obispo County, was said to be 92... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
California’s Garza Fire Becomes State’s Largest Active Wildfire. Credit – Menlo Park Firefighters Association via StoryfulCalifornia’s Garza Fire became the largest active wildfire in the state on Frid
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
California’s Garza Fire became the largest active wildfire in the state on Friday, July 14, surpassing the Alamo Fire in size. As of Saturday, the fire stood at 48,403 acres and was 64 percent contained, according to Cal Fire’s incident page. Nearly... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Reality TV star shooting wild new series in San Antonioin New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
in New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to pay tribute in art to the heroes of the Alamo. It's still up in the air where on TV the series, produced by New York production company Red Line Studios, will... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Regional funding needed to monitor air qualityhas sailed with the veto. The upshot for the San Antonio region is a loss of $1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
has sailed with the veto. The upshot for the San Antonio region is a loss of $1.5 million to operate six air monitors by the Alamo Area Council of Governments. San Antonio has not been designated non-attainment for ozone levels, but the monitors... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Businesses Band Together as The Cedars Sees New LifeRichard Slusher works at the Dallas County Community College office on South La
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
Richard Slusher works at the Dallas County Community College office on South Lamar Street near the new restaurant. He said the Alamo Draft House location on Lamar at Cadiz seemed to be a catalyst. “Things started gathering steam at that end of... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Farmers protect their crops as ash came down from the Alamo FireSANTA MARIA, Calif. - Farmers say they found ways to protect their crop as the
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
SANTA MARIA, Calif. - Farmers say they found ways to protect their crop as the ash from the Alamo Fire came down. The Alamo Fire came close enough for farmworkers at Darenberries to see the flames making their way up and down the hillsides. "We... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nirenberg rounds out staff with big-time hireAntonio, met Bono when the two both attended law school at the University of Mi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Antonio, met Bono when the two both attended law school at the University of Michigan. They were both known as champions of the Alamo City and as would-be lawyers who had burning desires to return to San Antonio instead of going with their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Abbott says he wants four more years to take on ‘liberals’Greg Abbott, saying he has kept the promises he made when he launched his first
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Greg Abbott, saying he has kept the promises he made when he launched his first campaign for governor here, returned to the Alamo City on Friday to ask voters to give him four more years so he can take on the “liberals” trying to make Texas... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. stores helping panicked brides after sudden Alfred Angelo closuressaid. "You can get another DJ or caterer, but when you find your dream dress an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
said. "You can get another DJ or caterer, but when you find your dream dress and lose it — it's really sad." Over in the Alamo Heights area, Lauren Bracken is also doing her best to help bridal parties. She owns Bella Bridesmaid at 5800... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas governor formally launches re-election bidAnd it is in a city with big personal meaning, given his wife Cecilia is from S
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
And it is in a city with big personal meaning, given his wife Cecilia is from San Antonio and they were married in the Alamo City in 1981. Story continues below ... Gov. Greg Abbott’s visit to a shooting range to sign a bill into law got... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Reality TV star shooting wild new series in San Antonioin New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
in New Hampshire. In San Antonio, the release states, Ortel and Wade intend to pay tribute in art to the heroes of the Alamo. It's still up in the air where on TV the series, produced by New York production company Red Line Studios, will... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Alamo Fire Base Camp winding downCommand Post and... SANTA MARIA, Calif. - For the past week the Elks Unocal Ev
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
Command Post and... SANTA MARIA, Calif. - For the past week the Elks Unocal Event Center in Santa Maria has been home to the Alamo Fire Incident Command Post and Base Camp for firefighters. Its been where incident commanders strategize the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Over 400 inmates help battle Alamo FireOver 400 inmates from 14 different camps help battle the Alamo Fire. (Melissa N
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
Over 400 inmates from 14 different camps help battle the Alamo Fire. (Melissa Newman / KCOY photo) Over 400 inmates from 14 different camps help battle the Alamo Fire. (Melissa Newman / KCOY photo) SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. - Over 400 inmates... Read more
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