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  1. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... guidelines. This enhancement will quicken the claims process in the event a client forgot to notify their broker. Wildfire loss avoidance : up to $10,000 for incurred moving and storage expenses for personal property (such as collections and other ...

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  2. Dry October air makes for a dangerous fire seasonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WOAY

    Smokey the Bear says only you can prevent wild fires, and for the next three months it couldn't be more true. October is the start of forest fire season where you need to be on high alert for dangerous dry conditions.

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  3. Guest View: We must take Ebola threat as seriously as threat from ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... to learn that Vanderbilt researchers and state officials know we need to approach this threat as though we would a wildfire, and need to be running toward the burning flames with fireproof suits on. Recently, in a Senate hearing on the Ebola, I ...

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  4. Walnut Creek News Briefs -- Festival to mark Walnut Creek's 100 YearsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The public is invited to celebrate the Centennial Birthday Festival with a full day of live music and dancing, food trucks, museum tours, community service groups, , features the collaboration of two poets for an evening of poetry reading and discussion from their new book "Diaspo/Renga." Following the Israeli siege of , began a correspondence, with each responding to the other's poems by email until 2012.

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  5. Review: Ray Tomasso and Regina Benson Create Art With Natural ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    ... pattern of creases permanently impressed into it. Taken together, the pillars are meant to convey the idea of a wildfire. Benson, who lives on the edge of the mountains in Golden, was on the front lines of 2008's Green Mountain fire, which came ...

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  6. Forecast: Tracking drier air on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC2 News

    ... and stranded on the mountain. Helpful rains and more than 8,000 firefighters brought solid advances against a huge wildfire in Northern California as evacuations dwindled and the number of threatened homes was reduced from thousands to just a... ...

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  7. Brush fire in Harvest burns acre of landRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The key is that it was very dry out there, and it is important to be careful and pay attention when burning anything.

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  8. Study: Bark beetles not a wildfire bugabooRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    Over the past decade or so, massive tree-eating armies of mountain pine beetles have chewed through tens of millions of acres of pine forests throughout the West. But a study out this week finds these pests aren't to blame for the ferocious wildfires that have ravaged parts of the West during that time: It's more the weather and topography that are the main factors in the fires.

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  9. Firefighters expect full containment of 97,000-acre King fire by SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Huntsman pleaded not guilty to an arson charge. (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press) Full containment of a massive wildfire that scorched roughly 97,000 acres just east of Sacramento is expected by Saturday. Using information from heat-sensing ...

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  10. Forest fire prevention agency gives province high marks after best spring in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette

    Citing fewer lightning storms, light winds and better vigilance by campers, the society that fights forest fires has given the spring and summer of 2014 high marks.

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  11. W.Va.'s fall forest fire season beginsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    ... ermit from the Division of Forestry is required for each site. Allowing a fire to escape and cause a forest fire or wildfire carries fines ranging from $100 to $1,000. An additional $200 civil penalty also will be assessed.

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  12. Modeling Ecological Restoration Effects on Ponderosa Pine Forest StructureRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... rates, herbaceous production was reduced nearly 90%, and the entire stand was highly susceptible to high-intensity wildfire. Following an experiment initiated in 1993 to test ecological restoration treatments, future changes were modeled for the ...

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  13. Firefighters Battled Brush Fire Near Hwy 101, Petaluma RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Firefighters battled a grass and brush fire that burned on both sides of Petaluma River near U.S. Highway 101 in Petaluma Tuesday afternoon, a battalion chief said. Firefighters responded to reports of a vegetation fire on a field between Cinnabar Road and Highway 101 around 4:30 p.m., Petaluma fire Battalion Chief Russ Rasmussen said.

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  14. No structures threatened in brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Maui News

    A brush fire Monday at Tavares Bay was contained to an open field near an old cemetery, with no structures threatened, a fire official said. Paia and Makawao engine companies responded to the fire reported at 5:17 p.m. off Kuau Beach Place.

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  15. Soot on snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Boulder Weekly

    A Colorado native researches how 'black carbon' from increased wildfire is changing snowmelt, and consequently water supplies, in the West A blur of fire-blackened trees line the trail through the snow-covered Table Mountain burn zone in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest.

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  16. Natural disaster survival tips for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

    If an earthquake hit tomorrow, would you be prepared? What would you do if a hurricane or wild fire was headed toward your community and you only had a few hours' notice to grab your belongings and evacuate? How would you handle situations like these with your children? September is National Preparedness Month and the Great American ShakeOut is Oct. 16, a reminder that disasters often happen with little or no warning. That's why it's important for families to have a plan in place for before a traumatic event occurs.

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  17. Know the law before you burnRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    The Fall Forest Fire Season got underway Wednesday. That means you cannot burn outdoors from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through the end of the year.

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  18. King Wildfire In El Dorado County 94% Contained; Forest Areas ReopenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    The U.S Forest Service has reopened some wilderness areas that were closed because of a massive wildfire in Sierra Nevada foothills. Forest Supervisor Laurence Crabtree says the Rubicon Trail, Wrights Lake and Desolation Wilderness are among the recreation areas that opened Tuesday.

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  19. Social Will Not Succeed Without Business Process IntegrationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CMSWire

    Albert Einstein said "the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again expecting a different result." We see his theory in action every day within most corporate environments as businesses try to apply the latest technology without understanding how to integrate it into their daily business processes.

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  20. Forest Areas Reopen, King Fire 94% ContainedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    More than two weeks after a destructive wildfire scorched the wooded areas and a dozen homes near Sacramento, the U.S Forest Service reopened some wilderness areas that were closed because of the King Fire in Sierra Nevada foothills. Also on Wednesday, Cal Fire reported the fire, which has now scored 97,000 acres in the Pollock Pines region was 94 percent contained.

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