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Tuesday May 5th 2015

Latest Wildfire News Real-Time Updates

Below is the latest news about wildfires updated in real-time by rss feeds.

wildfire – Google News

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Wildfire Risk is Going to be Above Average – K2 Radio


K2 Radio

Wildfire Risk is Going to be Above Average
K2 Radio
The President's Fiscal Year 2016 budget includes a proposal to reform the way that wildfire suppression is funded. Aligned with the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act, these reforms are necessary to ensure the Forest Service continues to deliver the full
Forest Service chief tells lawmakers to expect 'above average' wildfire seasonMinneapolis Star Tribune
State, County Fire Officals Offer Tips for Wildfire SeasonKHTS Radio
Forest Service: "Above normal" wildfire season aheadCentral Valley Business Times

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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 7:01 pm

Wildfire west of Thunder Bay, Ont. still burning – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Wildfire west of Thunder Bay, Ont. still burning
CBC.ca
A wildfire in the Stanley area, west of Thunder Bay on Monday evening had municipal officials in Oliver-Paipoonge on alert as volunteer firefighters and forest firefighters battled the blaze on the ground and from the air. Four fire crews were still

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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 6:13 pm

Verisk Insurance Solutions Expands Wildfire Risk Management Service to 3 New … – Insurance Journal


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Verisk Insurance Solutions Expands Wildfire Risk Management Service to 3 New
Insurance Journal
Verisk Insurance Solutions, a source of information about property/casualty insurance risk, has added Montana, Oklahoma, and Wyoming to its FireLine wildfire risk management service. Powered by Verisk Climate, FireLine provides information to insurers
Verisk Insurance Solutions Expands Its FireLine Wildfire RiskNasdaq
Verisk Insurance Solutions unveils peril analytics reportBusiness Insurance

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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 4:54 pm

Wildfire in Upstate NY 75 Percent Contained, No Homes Damaged – NBC New York


NBC New York

Wildfire in Upstate NY 75 Percent Contained, No Homes Damaged
NBC New York
Firefighters are working to get a handle on the fast-moving wildfire that has been chewing through hundreds of acres of forest in Ulster County, creating a danger zone larger than Central Park and forcing dozens to leave their homes. Firefighters say
Fast-moving wildfire in New York jumps highway, forces evacuationsSyracuse.com
WILDFIRE UPDATE: Evacuations beginning in Cragsmoor as fire moves eastTimes Herald-Record
Fast-moving wildfire continues in Hudson ValleyNewsday
The Daily Freeman
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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 4:19 pm

Wildfire crisis needs budget fix now – The Hill (blog)


Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Wildfire crisis needs budget fix now
The Hill (blog)
California is in a state of crisis. The state is not only entering into its fourth year of drought, but it is also about to face another extended wildfire season. Last year alone, Cal Fire responded to nearly 5,000 wildfires, 1,200 more than the
Homeowners Asked to Prepare for Wildfire Seasonyourcentralvalley.com
May 3-9 declared 'Wildfire Awareness Week'Santa Clarita Valley Signal
San Bernardino County Fire Department plans for Wildfire Awareness WeekSan Bernardino County Sun
News10.net -KRNV My News 4
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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 4:02 pm

Wildfire spreads into Ulster, evacuations ordered – Times Herald-Record


Times Herald-Record

Wildfire spreads into Ulster, evacuations ordered
Times Herald-Record
Kip Degroat and Patricia Wallice-Degroat get ready to evacuate their Cragsmoor home as the wildfire nears. The Ulster County Sheriff's Department on Monday evening called on Cragsmoor-area residents of Road A, Road B, Baxter Road, Cramer Road, Old …
Massive fast-moving wildfire in upstate New York ravages 800 acres through ITV News

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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 3:26 pm

National Fire Officials Predict Another Risky Wildfire Season in the Northwest … – TheStranger.com (blog)


TheStranger.com (blog)

National Fire Officials Predict Another Risky Wildfire Season in the Northwest
TheStranger.com (blog)
But a new map shows why Washington may be double-screwed: wildfire season. The National Interagency Fire Center, which combines the powers of nine federal agencies to fight wildfires, put out a report last week anticipating wildfire conditions from May …

Posted on 5 May 2015 | 1:28 pm

Wildfire blackens wildlife area in Crystal – KARE


Wildfire blackens wildlife area in Crystal
KARE
Investigators are looking into the cause of a wildfire in Crystal that kept fire crews busy late Monday. West Metro Fire Department crews were dispatched to a wildlife area near the intersection of 59th and Perry Avenue North around 9:30 p.m

Posted on 5 May 2015 | 12:09 pm

Wildfire continues to burn in Hudson Valley – myfoxny.com


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Wildfire continues to burn in Hudson Valley
myfoxny.com
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) – A fast-moving wildfire at the southern edge of the Catskill Mountains has forced some homeowners to evacuate. The Ulster County sheriff issued a mandatory evacuation order Monday for the small community of Cragsmoor along …

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Posted on 5 May 2015 | 11:39 am

Crews contain wildfire near Redwater – CTV News


CTV News

Crews contain wildfire near Redwater
CTV News
A large wildfire near Redwater, north east of Edmonton, has now been contained. Crews using bulldozers have completed a guard around the blaze, close to the Redwater Sandhills recreation area. They are now working to keep flames from jumping over the …

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 12:31 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