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Wildfire burns half-acre near Funny River Road – Kenai Peninsula Online


Kenai Peninsula Online

Wildfire burns half-acre near Funny River Road
Kenai Peninsula Online
Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion Nick Adamson, a wildland fire and resource technication with the state's Division of Forestry, wets the ground at the Robin Avenue wildfire where a one-half acre piece of land was charred Sunday May 24, 2015 …
New Funny River wildfire contained — at half an acreKTUU.com

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Posted on 25 May 2015 | 6:28 am

Fort McMurray, ESRD preparing amid Alberta wildfires – Fort McMurray Today


Fort McMurray, ESRD preparing amid Alberta wildfires
Fort McMurray Today
With wildfires burning on nearly every border, the Fort McMurray wildfire management area of the provincial Environment and Sustainable Resource Development department is ramping-up preparations in their own district. The local team received an …

Posted on 25 May 2015 | 1:36 am

Small wildfire near Ventura – Ventura County Star


Ventura County Star

Small wildfire near Ventura
Ventura County Star
Firefighters were mopping up a small wildfire on the western edge of the Santa Clara River Sunday afternoon between the 101 and 118 highways in Ventura. The fire, along the 9400 block of Kennebec Street, was reported at 2:18 p.m. The fire burned an

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Posted on 25 May 2015 | 1:15 am

Wildfire near North Wabasca Lake prompts 2nd round of evacuations – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Wildfire near North Wabasca Lake prompts 2nd round of evacuations
CBC.ca
People living near North Wabasca Lake are being evacuated from their homes for a second time due to a nearby wildfire. Officials said the fire, about 20 kilometres south-east of Slave lake,"challenged" the fire guard set up to contain it at around 2 p
Rash of Alberta wildfires mostly preventableEdmonton Sun
Wildfire limits ability of investigators to reach scene of Alberta plane crashGlobalnews.ca
Wildfire-fighting plane crashes in Alberta, pilot killedThe Weather Network
Calgary Sun -The Cold Lake Sun
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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 11:58 pm

Wildfires force shutdown, evacuation of two oil-sands projects in Alberta – The Globe and Mail (subscription)


The Globe and Mail (subscription)

Wildfires force shutdown, evacuation of two oil-sands projects in Alberta
The Globe and Mail (subscription)
Energy companies shut down two major oil-sands projects and evacuated hundreds of workers as a wildfire spread quickly across military training lands in northeastern Alberta, threatening the operations and the main road leading to them. Cenovus Energy …
Wildfire shuts down two oil sands sitesMINING.com

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 8:25 pm

Little Bobtail Lake wildfire 80 per cent contained – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Little Bobtail Lake wildfire 80 per cent contained
CBC.ca
A 25,000-hectare wildfire that had been burning out of control for more than two weeks southwest of Prince George, B.C. is about 80 percent contained, the B.C. Wildfire Mangement Branch reported Sunday. Quiet winds, cool temperatures and wetter weather …
Wildfire raging in BC's Central Interior largley containedCTV News
UPDATED: Wildfire puts Prophet River on alertAlaska Highway News
Wildfire battle continues in BC: human and lightning causedCKNW News Talk 980

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 7:56 pm

Saskatchewan wildfire count rises to 214 Sunday – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Saskatchewan wildfire count rises to 214 Sunday
CBC.ca
While the total number of wildfires in Saskatchewan is on the rise, there were fewer fires actively burning Sunday than on Saturday. The Ministry of Environment reported a total of 214 wildfires had burned in the province this season as of Sunday. On
Fire ban continues in SK, more than 200 wildfires this yearThe Weather Network
Sask. wildfire prompts evacuation, open-fire bansCTV News
Hot weather a concern for BC wildfire situationVancouver Sun
Globalnews.ca -Western Producer (subscription) -KelownaNow
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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:18 pm

Crews battle wildfire on Blue Mountain – Allentown Morning Call


Allentown Morning Call

Crews battle wildfire on Blue Mountain
Allentown Morning Call
Firefighters from four counties worked to put water on a smoldering wildfire Sunday atop Blue Mountain. Northampton County emergency officials said the fire was reported at 3:12 a.m. near Blue Mountain Drive and had spread to between two and four acres …

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 6:07 pm

Crews: 50-acre wildfire north of Flagstaff contained – azcentral.com


azcentral.com

Crews: 50-acre wildfire north of Flagstaff contained
azcentral.com
Firefighters have contained a 50-plus acre wildfire along Arizona 89 just north of Flagstaff, according to officials. The state Department of Public Safety received reports around 2 p.m. Saturday of a wildfire that was moderately spreading through the
Wildfire near Cameron containedArizona Daily Sun

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Posted on 24 May 2015 | 12:23 am

Will El Nino Trigger an Extreme Wildfire Season? – Discovery News


Discovery News

Will El Nino Trigger an Extreme Wildfire Season?
Discovery News
Just as the western United States is bracing for another season of monster wildfires, El Niño has kicked into gear and added its weird weather to the mix. For some parts of North America El Niño could be a blessing – suppressing hurricanes in the North …

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 12:02 pm

Wildfire – Yahoo News Search Results

Wildfire burns through McKenzie County

A gusty and hot wildfire in McKenzie County burned an estimated 3,000 acres Tuesday afternoon, but was considered under control by 8 p.m.

Posted on 15 April 2015 | 1:45 am

Wildfire damages homes, closes southern Utah highway

A wildfire Tuesday afternoon damaged multiple homes and shut down several miles of state Route 25 leading to Fish Lake in…

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:02 pm

Wildfire Burning Near Durango 60 Percent Contained

The 213 Fire burning on about 60 acres of Southern Ute tribal land on both sides of the Animas River was about 60 percent contained on Tuesday.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:32 pm

Wildfire season begins

AESRD fire attack crews, along with the Whitecourt Fire Department, battled a stubborn wildfire northeast of Whitecourt on Sunday, May 11. The fire grew to three hectares in size, and took crews several hours to bring under control.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:47 am

Full containment reached in 250-acre Park County wildfire

Officials announced Monday evening that a 250-acre wildfire that was burning near Kenosha Pass in Park County was fully contained.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:38 pm

Wildfire Is 2D Stealth, Only With Loads Of Fireballs

Wildfire is a 2D stealth game from a small four-man team, and it’s already shaping up to be one of the more interesting takes on sneaking around that I’ve seen in a while. Read more…

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:55 am

Firefighters battle wildfire in Pike National Forest

Firefighters are battling a wildfire in Park County three miles southeast of Kenosha Pass Overlook in the Pike National Forest, according to news release from the U.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:53 am

Project Wildfire bust clears 1,000 suspected gang members off streets (+video)

The sweeping operation Project Wildfire targeted 239 gangs in 282 cities around the United States. Officials hail the effort as one of the largest and most successful gang busts in recent history.

Posted on 9 April 2015 | 11:55 pm

Project Wildfire bust clears 1,000 suspected gang members off streets

The sweeping operation Project Wildfire targeted 239 gangs in 282 cities around the United States. Officials hail the effort as one of the largest and most successful gang busts in recent history.

Posted on 9 April 2015 | 8:06 pm

National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day winning community projects announced

National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day winning community projects announced

Posted on 2 April 2015 | 2:07 pm