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Juneau Empire
Our trails and parks are community assetsare restoration of the historic and popular Treadwell Ditch Trail, in partnersh
Juneau Empire / Posted 45 minutes ago
are restoration of the historic and popular Treadwell Ditch Trail, in partnership with Trail Mix, the City, and the U.S. Forest Service; repair of the Christopher Trail between Cope Park and the flume; and a new recreational cabin near... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Forest Service to reveal new management plan for problem-plagued Hanging LakeThe U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hangin
Summit Daily News / Posted an hour ago
The U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hanging Lake Area Management Plan. The Forest Service has grappled with increasing crowds at the lake of as many as 1,200 visitors a day in the summer, and is expected to... Read more
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Vail Daily
Forest Service to reveal new management plan for problem-plagued Hanging LakeThe U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hangin
Vail Daily / Posted an hour ago
The U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hanging Lake Area Management Plan. The Forest Service has grappled with increasing crowds at the lake of as many as 1,200 visitors a day in the summer, and is expected to... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Rob Elvington reports live inside path of totalityis the first coast-to-coast eclipse in 99 years. A 60-mile band through centra
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
is the first coast-to-coast eclipse in 99 years. A 60-mile band through central Oregon falls in the eclipse zone. The U.S. Forest Service says more than 220,000 tourists traveled to Newport, McMinnville, Salem, Corvallis, Madras, John Day and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Agency weighs views on proposal to meet haze-reduction ruleto our bodies, our air and our parks while a utility gets to focus its cleanup
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
to our bodies, our air and our parks while a utility gets to focus its cleanup efforts elsewhere?" Hooks said. The U.S. Forest Service additionally raised concerns that the state's plan was insufficient, including by not factoring in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Arrest Made In Connection To Minerva Fire South of Quincy, California36-year-old Jeffery Cameron Schmid. This is an ongoing investigation and we wi
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 hours ago
36-year-old Jeffery Cameron Schmid. This is an ongoing investigation and we will update you as soon as we know more. The U.S. Forest Service says the 4,310-acre Minerva Fire south of Quincy, California is now 100% contained, The fire started on... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Summit to shine light on Tahoe's challengeslast 50 years. Longer, hotter summers and more severe droughts are killing tre
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 7 hours ago
last 50 years. Longer, hotter summers and more severe droughts are killing trees around the lake at an alarming rate. The U.S. Forest Service estimates there are 136,000 dead trees in the Tahoe basin. While we’ve made progress thinning forests and... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Leash laws, poop bags and good etiquette for hiking with dogs in Summit Countyheel it — and let the people go by," said Ken Waugh, recreation ranger with the
Summit Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
heel it — and let the people go by," said Ken Waugh, recreation ranger with the Dillon Ranger District that oversees every U.S. Forest Service trail in the county. "If everyone did that, everyone would be happy." Rule number two: Pick up poop, or... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Our History: Recognizing Gifford Pinchot, steward of forestsadvocated for the scientific management of forests and oversaw the creation (an
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
advocated for the scientific management of forests and oversaw the creation (and served as the first chief) of the U.S. Forest Service. In communities like ours – surrounded by public land – his is a name we should all recognize and... Read more
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The World
More residents evacuated in face of Chetco FireRiver, upstream from Loeb State Park," said Bruce Palmer in an earlier intervie
The World / Posted 12 hours ago
River, upstream from Loeb State Park," said Bruce Palmer in an earlier interview, the public information officer with the U.S. Forest Service. "There is at least one community of 13 residents there. I'm not sure how many homes are scattered along... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Study estimates hiker use of Aspen’s Elk Mountains and other Colorado 14ersuse of peaks without a counter is an inexact science. "The numbers may bounce
Summit Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
use of peaks without a counter is an inexact science. "The numbers may bounce around from year to year," he said. The U.S. Forest Service prohibits counters in designated wilderness. CFI was able to place one high on Castle Peak because there... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Fire Forces Evacuations in Yosemite National Parkthe tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, we
NBC Bay Area / Posted 17 hours ago
the tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, week-old fire in Yosemite National Park. The U.S. Forest Service says Sunday that the blaze has grown slightly and charred nearly five square miles (13 square kilometers)... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California fire forces evacuations in Yosemite National Parkthe tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, we
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 hours ago
the tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, week-old fire in Yosemite National Park. The U.S. Forest Service says Sunday that the blaze has grown slightly and charred nearly 5 square miles (13 square kilometers) of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California fire forces evacuations in Yosemite National Parkthe tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, we
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 hours ago
the tiny California community of Wawona as crews try to surround a stubborn, week-old fire in Yosemite National Park. The U.S. Forest Service says Sunday that the blaze has grown slightly and charred nearly 5 square miles (13 square kilometers) of... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Nebraska gears up for eclipse rushThe U.S. Forest Service is also preparing for an influx of visitors to its camp
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Forest Service is also preparing for an influx of visitors to its campgrounds. District Ranger Tim Buskirk said the agency is working to provide additional law enforcement and a recreational support group that will focus on campground... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Pitkin's boastful gulchpatented mining claims, and, up until recently, two ramshackle retro-modern cab
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
patented mining claims, and, up until recently, two ramshackle retro-modern cabins from the post-World War II era that the U.S. Forest Service razed. Until 1994, for extra fees, unpatented mining claims could be upgraded to patent. Once patented,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Rangers lead educational hikes at Heavenlytheir trunks are a cluster. Flora and fauna, and a little history about the In
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
their trunks are a cluster. Flora and fauna, and a little history about the Indians dominate the walk. Nava is one of the U.S. Forest Service rangers who leads these free hikes at Heavenly Mountain Resort. This is the second year the Forest... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Hanging Lake plan revealed TuesdayThe U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hangin
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday will unveil its long-awaited proposed Hanging Lake Area Management Plan. The Forest Service has grappled with increasing crowds at the lake of up to 1,200 visitors a day in the summer, and is expected to propose a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mount Hood climber died after delays slowed rescuePortland Mountain Rescue reviewed its performance. It found possible areas for
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Portland Mountain Rescue reviewed its performance. It found possible areas for improvement: Talks have begun with the U.S. Forest Service about storing a cache of rescue tools near Crater Rock, at about 10,500 feet - just as the National Park... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mount Hood climber died after delays slowed rescuePortland Mountain Rescue reviewed its performance. It found possible areas for
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Portland Mountain Rescue reviewed its performance. It found possible areas for improvement: Talks have begun with the U.S. Forest Service about storing a cache of rescue tools near Crater Rock, at about 10,500 feet - just as the National Park... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Authorities... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Fire in Yosemite National Park Forces Wawona Evacuationof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Fire in Yosemite National Park Forces Town to Evacuateof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 ½ square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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The Columbian
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Fire at Vandenberg Air Force Base scorches 10 acresbut did not pose a threat to any structures or residents in the area. Hot-shot
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
but did not pose a threat to any structures or residents in the area. Hot-shot crews from Santa Barbara County Fire and U.S. Forest Service assisted Vandenberg fire crews. Multiple fire engines, hand-crews, bulldozers and air assets worked to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fire in Yosemite National Park forces town to evacuateof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 ½ square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregonthe small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grew and air quality reached a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service said the fire grew to more than 4 square miles (more than 10.36 sq. kilometers) overnight due to winds... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Fire in Yosemite National Park Forces Wawona Evacuationof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Fire in Yosemite National Park forces town to evacuateof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 ½ square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Fire in Yosemite National Park forces town to evacuateof Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows and air quality in the area reaches a hazardous level. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire grew to 2,903 acres, or 4 ½ square miles, overnight due to winds from thunderstorms. Local... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mandatory evacuation issued for Yosemite’s Wawona as South Fork Fire threatensair quality index in Wawona is “very unhealthy” and will jump to “hazardous” in
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
air quality index in Wawona is “very unhealthy” and will jump to “hazardous” in the early afternoon hours, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Air specialists will answer questions about the effects of the bad air quality on residents at a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Both directions of Kingsbury Grade temporarily closed due to vehicle firedue to a vehicle fire. Shortly after 10 a.m. Saturday, the vehicle fire spread
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
due to a vehicle fire. Shortly after 10 a.m. Saturday, the vehicle fire spread to nearby brush, also sparking a wildfire. The U.S. Forest Service and East Fork Professional Firefighters knocked the wildfire down quickly. Check back for... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Vehicle fire in brush closes Kingsbury Graderoad just past the old Pony Express trail. Nevada Highway Patrol has no idea wh
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
road just past the old Pony Express trail. Nevada Highway Patrol has no idea when the road will reopen. According to the U.S. Forest Service, the wildland fire was kept to one-quarter acre. Crews are assessing whether any diesel has leaked into... Read more
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