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  1. Firefighters hold line in Washington as experts warn of more firesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AlertNet

    Firefighters were holding the line on Wednesday against the largest wildfire in Washington state's history, as scientists warned that such blazes across the Western United States were becoming hotter, larger and more dangerous.

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  2. Province defends shift from Martin Mars water bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Surrey Leader

    ... halt B.C.'s use of the veteran Martin Mars water bombers in favour of newer aircraft to fight wildfires. The B.C. Wildfire Management Branch responded as campaigners closed in on a target of 20,000 signatures on a petition urging the premier to ...

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  3. Fire season in West expected to get more intenseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Despite widespread drought in the West and expectations of an above-average wildfire season, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.

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  4. Exploding shooting targets banned from 12 U.S. national forestsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Service's Northern Region. Also in May a ban on the targets was put in place running until October - covering peak wildfire season - on land managed by the BLM in Idaho, Oregon and Washington. Exploding targets contain chemicals that mix to produce ...

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  5. Obama Declares Emergency As Huge Fires Burn In Washington StateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    A burned-out car sits in front of a ruined house in this photo taken Sunday near Pateros, Washington.

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  6. Southern California wildfire burns 60 acresRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A wildfire has burned 60 acres of brush in a small Southern California community in the inland region east of Los Angeles but no homes have been damaged and there are no evacuations.

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  7. Sierra Nevada Corporation Selected to Provide Multi-Mission Aircraft to ColoradoRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... the aircraft features a communications system that allows the air crew to send collected information to all wildfire response personnel using the Colorado Wildfire Information Management System (CO-WIMS). CO-WIMS, developed by SNC's team member, ...

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  8. Wildfire Growing Fast; Zero ContainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A fire that broke out today near Aguanga spread to 60 acres within an hour but posed no immediate danger to homes in the area.

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  9. Storm drops hail, rain on Washington wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Thunderstorms were dropping heavy hail and rain Wednesday on the largest on the largest wildfire in the state's history, but officials say that won't be enough to extinguish the flames.

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  10. Watermelon Hill fire 100% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    UPDATE: Watermelon Hill fire is now 100% contained. 4 hand crews and 1 engine strike team will continue to mop up for the next few days.

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  11. America Is Burning: The Fight Against Wildfires Gets RealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Men's Journal

    ... don't see these kinds of conditions until late in September," says Captain Richard Cordova of Cal Fire, the state's wildfire-fighting agency. "It caught a lot of people off guard." It probably won't catch anyone off guard next year, though, because ...

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  12. Finally! Magic 2015: Duels of the Planeswalkers feels like the real card gameRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    Check out this article! My inevitable death will either come from the blood-soaked hook-mitts of Griselbrand, the legendary demon of the broken Helvault, or a giant sea-swallowing lobster.

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  13. Rain won't extinguish huge Washington wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... MEYER / THE SEATTLE TIMES. - Thunderstorms are expected to drop up to half an inch of rain Wednesday on the largest wildfire in the state's history. But that won't be enough to extinguish the flames. "It takes a lot more than that," said Andrew ...

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  14. Forecast: Scattered storms this afternoon and eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... average area so far this summer. Despite widespread drought in the West and expectations of an above-average wildfire season, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer. Wetter, cooler weather has helped ...

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  15. Fire burning under hydro power line to YellowknifeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Smoke from forest fires in the North Slave region of the N.W.T. drifts eastward in this image taken July 22 by NASA's Aqua satellite.

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  16. Firefighters respond to vegetation fire in AguangaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Approximately 255 firefighters have responded to the scene of a vegetation fire spanning more than five acres, a Riverside County Fire Department Spokeswoman reported today.

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  17. Firefighting costs soar as warming worsens wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Hixon, center and Kathy Harding look for family heirlooms they may have been spared at a relatives house after the wildfire that swept through Pateros, Wash., last Thursday. The costs of fighting wildfires are rising dramatically, and could keep ...

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  18. Ontario island set on fire to help rare trees-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | DurhamRegion.com

    Starting a forest fire on an island in the middle of the summer is not something people associate with Parks Canada, but that's exactly what the federal agency had been carefully planning for years.

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  19. Fire chars forest vegetationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Alpenhorn News

    A wildland fire of yet-to-be-determined origin charred over two acres of tinder-dry grass near Crestline on Monday.

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  20. Police: 3 teens seen fleeing suspicious Glendale fire above Brand ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | LA Daily News

    Glendale police still have no suspects in a “suspicious” 150-acre brush fire in which witnesses saw three teenage boys leaving the scene shortly after the blaze started June 22, officials said Wednesday.

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