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  1. Divide Water - Stumpy Reservoir Fire Safe, but Watershed Work NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | In El Dorado County

    ... Many evacuations, both voluntary and mandatory, have occurred within large portions of the community east of Georgetown. Stumpy Meadows, together with the watershed within Pilot Creek, above the Lake, were in the immediate path of the fire and ...

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  2. Huge California fire mostly spares infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... It burned around three sides of the reservoir itself, which is the sole water supply for the 2,400 residents of Georgetown, 15 miles downstream. But the flames missed a boat launch, recreation area and the historic Gold Rush town's water ...

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  3. King Fire Burns 96,004 Acres; Containment Reaches 68 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    ... is: 3520 Carson Road in Camino. Another Red Cross Evacuation center is located at 6530 Wentworth Springs Road, Georgetown, CA 95634. Learn how you can help the Red Cross by clicking, here . You can also donate to the King Fire Fund by clicking, here ...

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  4. Girls' Tennis: Peninsula too strongRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Daily Pilot

    ... [Brymer], [Stefan] Menichella and Tyler Lu. And [Peninsula's] No. 1 doubles team is very, very good." Nakagawa (a Georgetown commit) and Khattab did easily sweep at No. 1 doubles. In doing so, they handed the CdM doubles teams of Riley Gerdau and ...

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  5. Divide Water Supply OK for now, Inspecting for future Erosion PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | In El Dorado County

    ... both voluntary and mandatory, have occurred within large portions of the community, East of the town of Georgetown. Stumpy Meadows, together with the watershed within Pilot Creek, above the Lake, were in the immediate path of the fire and continue ...

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  6. California Senate candidate Sandra Fluke visits USCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Daily Trojan

    ... to have in social justice as an advocate," she said. Fluke first gained national attention as a law student at Georgetown University. She chose a career in law in order to better understand and work with those who faced adversity. While at ...

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  7. King Fire: When Can Evacuees Go Home?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    Thousands who live near the King Fire's vast burning area still have questions. On Monday night, hundreds attended a community meeting in Garden Valley, just south of Georgetown, to get some answers.

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  8. Largest Of Calif. Wildfires Destroys 10 Homes, Other StructuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WGBH

    Firefighters from the U.S. Forest Service clean up hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., late last week. The so-called King Fire, one of several sweeping through parts of California has destroyed 10 homes and 22 other buildings, fire officials say.

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  9. Men's Top 25 ScoreboardRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Soccer America

    ... 1 Ohio State 0 #10 California 2 SIU-Edwardsville 1 #11 Stanford 2 #21 Delaware 1 #13 UC Irvine 1 San Diego 0 #18 Georgetown 1 William & Mary 0 LIU 0 #20 George Mason 1

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  10. king fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... have anything coming in through the back side and into Pollock Pines," Mercado said. Just a few miles east of Georgetown, fire fighters are saying it's extremely difficult to get to. The terrain, dry air, and the amount of fuels in the area are ...

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  11. Exhausted Crews Continue to Battle King FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | FireHouse.com

    Firefighters from the US Forest Service, clean up hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.

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  12. Teams assess damage as California wildfire burnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... pours water on burning embers while clearing hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Randall Benton). Defense attorney William Dittman, left, and ...

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  13. Northern California fire fought with record amount of retardantsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Big News Network.com

    ... pours water on burning embers while clearing hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. More than 3,500 firefighters from various agencies are battling the blaze that started ...

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  14. Suspect enters plea; fire ragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | CNN

    A U.S. Forest Service firefighter pours water on burning embers while clearing hot spots of the King Fire near Georgetown, California, on Thursday, September 18. The King Fire is one of 10 wildfires raging across California. Firefighters use a drip torch to burn away excess dry brush during controlled fire operations near Pollock Pines, California, on September 18. A grove of trees sits burned in Weed, California, on Tuesday, September 16. The Boles Fire tore into Weed, razing libraries, fitness centers and entire neighborhood blocks, according to CNN affiliate KDRV.

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  15. Record-breaking amounts of retardant used on California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    Firefighters from the US Forest Service, pours clean up hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.

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  16. Wildfires in the WestRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | CNN

    A U.S. Forest Service firefighter pours water on burning embers while clearing hot spots of the King Fire near Georgetown, California, on Thursday, September 18. The King Fire is one of 10 wildfires raging across California.

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  17. King Fire grows to 73,184 acres; containment edges upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | News10.net

    ... at 3520 Carson Road, Camino, 95709. Another Red Cross evacuation center is set up at 6530 Wentworth Springs Road, Georgetown, 95634. A third center has been set up in South Lake Tahoe at 1180 Rufus Allen Blvd. The Red Cross is collecting donations ...

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  18. Man accused of deliberately igniting Calif. fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | USA Today

    ... the rapidly growing King Fire about 50 miles east of Sacramento. Man accused of deliberately igniting Calif. fire GEORGETOWN, Calif. - Cooler temperatures and higher humidity may help firefighters begin controlling the rapidly growing King Fire ...

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  19. Suspect accused of deliberately setting Calif. fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... rapidly growing King Fire about 50 miles east of Sacramento. Suspect accused of deliberately setting Calif. fire GEORGETOWN, Calif. - Cooler temperatures and higher humidity may help firefighters begin controlling the rapidly growing King Fire about ...

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  20. Suspect accused of setting King FireSuspect accused of setting King...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... 17: Firefighters monitor a backfire as they battle the King Fire on September 17, 2014 in Fresh Pond, California. GEORGETOWN, Calif. - A 37-year-old man has been arrested, accused of deliberately setting the rapidly growing King Fire east of ...

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