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  1. Moss fave to win Cas by-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Northern Territory News

    THE hands have been shook, the doors knocked, the odds are in and now the candidates wait for the people of Casuarina to decide their next Member of the Legislative Assembly today. As of yesterday afternoon, the pro betting sources had Labor candidate Lauren Moss leading the charge.

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  2. Fire in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | TrekEarth

    A wonderful sunset near the Abovyan Church - Armenia. At a first sight, I thought that it could be a bushfire but then I realized that Nature gives us such wonderful images.

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  3. Prescibed burn planned Saturday at Jonathan Dickinson in Hobe SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Palm Beach Post

    ... forests and natural communities, reduce undergrowth that accumulates over time and decreases the potential for wildfire. Burned lands experience an increase in native wildflowers, birds and other wildlife. For information on Florida's state parks, ...

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  4. Firefighters Called Out to Grass Fire in Southside LotRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | KIII

    It took fire crews a little less than an hour to contain a grass fire in a southside lot Friday morning that sent a tower of smoke high into the air. The fire broke out just after 11 a.m. at a lot in the 5900 block of La Costa, near Bay Area Landscape Nursery.

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  5. Homeowners Sue Golf Course For Negligence in California FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Insurance Journal West

    A group of homeowners has sued a golf course owner for negligence, stemming from a wildfire that destroyed eight houses, two businesses and an apartment complex near San Diego. The lawsuit filed last week in San Diego Superior Court blames Omni La Costa Resort & Spa LLC for the May 14 wildfire and says it may have been started by equipment.

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  6. Ode to HoluhraunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Iceland Review

    On Saturday Iceland Review returned to the eruption site, this time accompanied by photographers Elisabetta Rosso and Louis Emile Robert and their drones. While it was editor and photographer PA ll StefA nsson's fourth trip to the site, the rest of us were here for the first time.

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  7. Firemen battle blaze north of Iraklio, CreteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | EKathimerini

    A wildfire broke out north of Damasta, in the municipality of Iraklio on the island of Crete, on Friday morning. A group of 18 firemen were battling the blaze although strong winds were reportedly hampering their efforts on Friday afternoon.

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  8. Greek stocks on the rise after days of turbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | EKathimerini

    ... presidential election in exchange for money, Democratic Left chief Fotis Kouvelis said Friday. His comm... A wildfire broke out north of Damasta, in the municipality of Iraklio on the island of Crete, on Friday morning. A group of 18 firemen were ...

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  9. Tennessee ugres Citizens to practice Wildfire PreventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Clarksville Online

    The Tennessee Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry and the Department of Commerce and Insurance's Division of Fire Prevention are reminding homeowners to follow simple safety practices to prevent wildfires. The official start of wildfire season in Tennessee was October 15th.

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  10. Conklin carries Crocs past KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Townsville Bulletin

    NBL action between the Townsville Crocodiles and the Adelaide 36ers at the Townsville RSL Stadium. Crocs' Brian Conklin and 36ers' Luke Schenscher.

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  11. Congressman Tim Ryan visits Kent State University for Ebola threat updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Recordpub.com

    ... as an opportunity with our students, to just talk about communication, even the way that gossip can spread like wildfire and the ways that a little bit of misinformation can go a long way." Although no class or event cancellations have been ...

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  12. CENN: Tusheti Protected Landscape Officially Under Local ControlRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Groong

    PRESS RELEASE Caucasus Environmental NGO Network 28, Chovelidze street Tbilisi, 380008, GEORGIA Tel: ++ 995 32 99 63 28, 995 99 57 77 22 E-mail: cenn@access.sanet.ge, tamar_cenn@post.net.ge Web: http://www.cenn.org/ Home at Last: Tusheti Protected Landscape Officially Under Local Control For the first time since before the Soviet era, local officials can manage and protect the forest based on local needs AKHMETA, Georgia-In September of 2014, the Georgian Government officially transferred control of the Tusheti Protected Landscape to the Akhmeta municipality.

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  13. Dr. Seema Yasmin: Don't let fear of Ebola overshadow the factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Dallas Morning News

    ... potential for Ebola to become airborne, that message was quickly interpreted as "Ebola is airborne." It spread like wildfire on social media this week. A spokeswoman for the center said: "CIDRAP is not saying [Ebola] is airborne." In fact, there is ...

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  14. Homeowners blame golf course for California fireRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | My Mother Lode

    A group of homeowners has sued the owner of a Carlsbad golf course, alleging negligence for a fire that destroyed eight houses, two businesses and an apartment complex. The lawsuit filed last week in San Diego Superior Court blames Omni La Costa Resort & Spa LLC for the May wildfire, saying it may have been started by equipment.

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  15. Planned burns for Bendigo region over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Bendigo Advertiser

    The smoke will be the result of the Department of Environment and Primary Industries and Parks Victoria conducting planned burns in Maiden Gully on Saturday and two in Kangaroo Flat on Sunday. DEPI Murray Goldfields district manager Paul Bates said two of the burns west of Kangaroo Flat on the weekend were next to homes that backed onto Bendigo Regional Park.

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  16. Bushfire blazes path of destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Northern Territory News

    STUNNING new photos released by NASA have captured the progression of a bushfire that has been burning in Central Australia for over a month. The photos, taken on September 12, 23 and October 7 by NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer , show the progression of a grassfire in the area around Lake Woods, about 214km north of Tennant Creek since it broke out on September 9. Bushfires NT director Mark Ashley said the fire had burned its way across about 3.5 million hectares of land.

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  17. Statewide drill preparing for the "Big One"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | KFMB-am

    ... steps such as collecting water and non-perishable food are the same for an earthquake as they are for a wildfire or any disaster where you might have to survive on your own without electricity, gas or running water." If a major temblor struck, ...

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  18. Blue Mountains bushfires one year onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Adrian Harrison stands on the back veranda of his spanking-new home in the Flame Zone, the highest rating for bushfire risk. "Why wouldn't you want to live here?" he asks, sighing happily at the forest flourishing in the gulley at his fence, from where a firestorm galloped only 12 months ago and devoured his old house, the next six homes and another 33 in Buena Vista Road, Winmalee.

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  19. NSW bushfire survivors reflect on long road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | ABC News

    The anniversary of the Blue Mountains bushfire disaster is an opportunity to reflect on the community's resilience, the local mayor says. Victims of the worst disaster in the region's history have paused to remember the horrors that befell the townships of Springwood, Winmalee and Yellow Rock one year ago.

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  20. Vail giving away trees FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Vail Daily News

    ... per household. A brochure will accompany each tree with information on tree planting instructions and the town's wildfire reduction efforts. "Planting trees in the Town of Vail will replace trees lost to disease and add a noteworthy beautification ...

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