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Thursday August 28th 2014

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Massive smoke cloud from Willamette NF wildfire – KTVZ


KTVZ

Massive smoke cloud from Willamette NF wildfire
KTVZ
After a fairly calm few weeks on the wildfire front for Central Oregon, thousands of residents were alarmed to see a massive cloud of smoke blowing into the region late Wednesday — but as it turns out, it was from the Deception Fire burning fiercely

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Posted on 28 August 2014 | 3:50 am

Kingsbury Grade Back Open After Fire – KOLO


Kingsbury Grade Back Open After Fire
KOLO
RENO, NV – Fire crews are responding to a wildfire on Kingsbury Grade, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. East Fork Fire and Paramedic District and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office are trying to access the fire. Kingsbury is closed
Crews make progress in fighting fire near Kingsbury GradeReno Gazette-Journal
Wildfire near Tahoe closes part of Kingsbury GradeSacramento Bee
Kingsbury Grade re-opens after being closed due to nearby wildfireKRNV My News 4

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Posted on 28 August 2014 | 3:26 am

Wildfire burns Wiseman Island on North Santiam River – Statesman Journal


Wildfire burns Wiseman Island on North Santiam River
Statesman Journal
A fire burning on Wiseman Island on the North Santiam River is expected to burn and create smoke for the next couple of days. (Photo: Jefferson Fire Department). 33 CONNECT 3 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Residents of Jefferson, Marion, …
Officials will allow wildfire on remote island in Santiam River to burnThe Oregonian – OregonLive.com
Fire on Marion Co. island expected to burn for daysKTVZ

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Posted on 28 August 2014 | 12:04 am

Danger from wildfire still extreme in South central Oregon forests, officials say – The Oregonian – OregonLive.com


Danger from wildfire still extreme in South central Oregon forests, officials say
The Oregonian – OregonLive.com
"The public needs to use common sense and be aware of the potential for wildfires no matter what the conditions. A responsible person's actions can make a huge difference in protecting both property and wildlife resources." Reinarz said 2014 continues

Posted on 27 August 2014 | 10:52 pm

Feds allow logging after huge Sierra Nevada wildfire – KCRA Sacramento


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Feds allow logging after huge Sierra Nevada wildfire
KCRA Sacramento
U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan released Wednesday that allows loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists called it a travesty and
In contested move, Forest Service OKs logging on Sierra Nevada land burned in U.S. News & World Report
Feds allows logging after huge California wildfireFox News

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 10:38 pm

Adger wildfire jumped containment lines, now under control again – Alabama’s13.com


Adger wildfire jumped containment lines, now under control again
Alabama’s13.com
UPDATE: 5:05pm CT: Firefighters have now cleared the area of that wildfire burning in the Adger area. The Alabama Forestry Commission says the fire jumped containment lines during the night. Four firefighters battled the blaze Wednesday, and got it
75 acres burned in Adger as wildfire rapidly grows in western Jefferson County AL.com

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 10:20 pm

Alabama Forestry Commission: Wildfire in Adger contained, 264 acres burned – Alabama’s News Leader


Alabama Forestry Commission: Wildfire in Adger contained, 264 acres burned
Alabama’s News Leader
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Alabama — A nearly two-day-old wildfire in west Jefferson County has been contained, but not before it scorched 264 acres of land, a spokesperson with the Alabama Forestry Commission tells ABC 33/40. According to the forestry …

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 8:21 pm

Crews fully contain wildfire near Bass Lake – KFSN-TV


Crews fully contain wildfire near Bass Lake
KFSN-TV
The U.S. Forest Service says the wildfire started around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. Fire crews worked late into the night clearing some brush and putting out hot spots. A lot of what they credit for putting out this fire so quickly is retardant drops. They say
Madera County wildfire near Bass Lake homes containedModesto Bee

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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 2:23 pm

Wildfire threatens 500 northern California homes – USA TODAY


Wildfire threatens 500 northern California homes
USA TODAY
WEAVERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A fast-growing wildfire near the Northern California town of Weaverville forced the evacuation of about 150 homes and is threatening about 500 additional residences, authorities said Monday. The fire about 2 miles west of …

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 9:51 am

Wildfire Near Yosemite National Park Holds Steady – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Wildfire Near Yosemite National Park Holds Steady
Wall Street Journal
MARIPOSA, Calif.—Officials say a California wildfire that has forced about 1,000 people from their homes in the foothills near Yosemite National Park is holding steady amid higher humidity and calmer winds. The blaze around the Madera County community …
Authorities tell 1500 people to leave area of central California wildfireFox News
California evacuation orders issued as wildfire bears down near YosemiteThe Guardian
California Wildfire Destroys 8 Homes, 10 BuildingsABC News
Huffington Post -ThinkProgress
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Posted on 19 August 2014 | 9:20 pm

Wildfire – Yahoo News Search Results

Feds allow logging after huge California wildfire

U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan released Wednesday that allows loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but …

Posted on 28 August 2014 | 12:27 am

Wildfire near Tahoe closes part of Kingsbury Grade

A wildfire burning in the dry brush and timber near the south end of Lake Tahoe forced the Nevada Highway Patrol to close a stretch of the Kingsbury Grade on the Carson Valley side of the mountain.

Posted on 27 August 2014 | 11:46 pm

UPDATE: Adger wildfire jumped containment lines, now under control again

A wildfire continues to burn out of control in western Jefferson County today.

Posted on 26 August 2014 | 8:53 pm

Wildfire near California Gold Rush-era town sparked by boat trailer

A spark from a trailer started a fast-moving wildfire that consumed 650 acres in Northern California near a historic Gold Rush-era boom town.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 8:35 pm

Wildfire burning near Gold-Rush boomtown, threatening 150 homes

A fast-growing wildfire in Northern California has forced the evacuation of about 150 homes near of the historic town of Weaverville, about 250 miles north of San Francisco.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 3:02 pm

Crews make progress against wildfire near Gold Rush-era town

Firefighters were making progress early Monday against a wind-driven wildfire in Northern California that has scorched 650 acres near a Gold Rush-era town and forced evacuations of 200 homes.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 2:34 pm

Wildfire threatens 500 California homes

The fast-growing wildfire in far northern California has already forced hundreds of evacuations.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 12:34 pm

Wildfire threatens 500 Northern California homes

A fast-growing wildfire near the Northern California town of Weaverville forced the evacuation of about 150 homes and was threatening about 500 additional residences, authorities said early Monday.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 8:26 am

Wildfire threatens 150 northern California homes

WEAVERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A fast-growing wildfire in Northern California has forced the evacuation of about 150 homes near of the historic town of Weaverville.

Posted on 25 August 2014 | 6:51 am

Small Actions Can Reduce Wildfire Risks

Small actions by homeowners can reduce wildfire risks

Posted on 24 August 2014 | 4:56 pm