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  1. Wildfires force evacuation of 60 people near North Wabasca LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... have attempted to halt the blaze using the air tankers, helicopters and other heavy equipment. (Alberta Wildfire Info/Facebook) The evacuation, which was done as a precaution, affected about 60 people living in homes to the north and east of the ...

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  2. Dry conditions spark brush firesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WHDH

    Firefighters were called to the Blue Hills Reservation in Milton Saturday to extinguish a fire that tore through trees. Firefighters said roughly 10 acres burned.

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  3. Brush fire roars in LeominsterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Sunny and dry weather, combined with persistent winds and extremely dry ground conditions, fueled several brush fires in the region Saturday, with the biggest one actually being a continuation of a brush fire that began Friday in Leominster. Firefighters from several communities in Worcester and Middlesex counties spent most of Saturday battling a large brush fire in a heavily wooded area off May Street in Leominster, behind the Fall Brook Reservoir, that had so far charred more than 35 acres.

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  4. SSF Wildfire Considered SuspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A grass fire that consumed roughly 2 acres of vegetation in South San Francisco Friday evening is considered suspicious, a fire official said today. Firefighters responded to a report of a fire at Sign Hill around 8:50 p.m., Battalion Chief Jess Magallanes said.

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  5. Firefighters battle 50-acre wildfire north of FlagstaffRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Firefighters battle 50-acre wildfire north of Flagstaff Firefighters are currently fighting a 50-plus acre wildfire on Arizona 89 just north of Flagstaff, according to officials. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1HpF7Rm The state Department of Public Safety received reports around 2 p.m. Saturday of a wildfire that was moderately spreading through the grass, the Summit Fire District release said.

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  6. Mechanic Falls brush fire knocked downRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    A brush fire got out of control Saturday morning but did not damage a commercial building at 34 Lewiston St. in Mechanic Falls, according to the property's owner. IT PAUL: OFFICIAL STILL TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT STARTED THIS FIRE.

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  7. Crews work to put out Cocoa brush fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Click Orlando

    Crews are working to put out a brush fire that began Saturday in Cocoa, according to Brevard County Fire Rescue. Forest service workers arrived at the scene to dig lines around the fire while BCFR put water on the fire.

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  8. Homes evacuated near North Wabasca Lake due to wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    An out-of-control wildfire burning near North Wabasca Lake has forced the evacuation of dozens of homes in the area. Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development says 35 homes on the north and east side of the lake were evacuated Saturday.

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  9. Firefighters Knock Out 3-Alarm Brush FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC Bay Area

    According to fire officials, the fire, which burned about 3 to 4 acres, was knocked down at 3:45 p.m. There were 15-18 San Jose RIGS on scene and a Cal Fire helicopter dropped water and retardant on the fire.

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  10. Kaiminani brush fire extinguishedRead the original story

    Saturday | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaii County firefighters battled a small brush fire on Kaiminani Drive early Saturday morning. Responding units called into the scene at 3:01 a.m. closed one lane of traffic while firefighters worked to contain and extinguish the quarter-acre blaze.

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  11. Alberta forest fire forces evacuation of oilsands facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Cenovus Energy and Canadian Natural Resources Limited have evacuated their facilities within the Cold Lake Air Weapons range, close to Alberta's eastern border, due to an out-of-control forest fire in the area. "Yesterday, CNRL evacuated their plant facilities in the Primrose area and then, last night at 11 o'clock, we advised Cenovus in Foster Creek that it would be a good precautionary move to evacuate their personnel as well," said Leslie Lozinski, spokeswoman for the province's environmental and resource ministry.

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  12. Grass fire spread quickly, fueled by windRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KRCR

    Firefighters extinguished what they called a fast-moving grass fire on Saturday afternoon in northern Butte County. It was reported around 1:30 p.m. Saturday on Gaia Way in the community of Nord, northwest of Chico.

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  13. Fire limits ability of investigators to reach scene of Alberta plane crashRead the original story

    Saturday | Lethbridge Herald

    Police say wildfire conditions at the scene of the crash of a firefighting plane in northern Alberta are making it difficult for investigators to reach the site. Mounties say the site is inside the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, an area used by military pilots for weapons training.

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  14. 100-acres brush fire near PlacidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC2 News

    A 16-year-old Cape Coral girl was seriously injured Friday night after she attempted to ride on the hood of a car. A woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been there for hours, or even since the day before.

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  15. Leominster brush fire draws help from up to 20 communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Fire departments from as far as an hour away are being called in to help with a pesky brush fire off May Street. The fire is deep in the woods, behind the Fall Brook Reservoir.

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  16. Body of pilot recovered from Cold Lake plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Whitecourt Star

    Smoke rises from a 300-hectare wildfire burning on the CFB Cold Lake Air Weapons Range. A 37-year-old male died fighting the fire when his single-seater water bomber crashed just after 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 22 2015.

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  17. Crew mops up small wildfire on Deer MountainRead the original story

    Saturday | Wenatchee World

    Crews remained alert Saturday for spot fires following thunderstorms Thursday night and Friday, but rain accompanying the storms seemed to have dampened any flare-ups. Only one small blaze, a 2-acre fire on the north side of Deer Mountain, remained in the mop-up stage on Saturday morning, said Megan Kephart, a dispatch coordinator for the Central Washington Interagency Communications Center in East Wenatchee.

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  18. Brush Fire With 'Moderate Rate Of Spread' Breaks Out In Kagel CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage.

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  19. Brush Fire in Angeles Nat'l Forest Spreads Up to 4 AcresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC Los Angeles

    The fire consumed 3 to 4 acres and gave a person non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department. The agency was assisting National Forest firefighters along with the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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  20. Heavy rain and strong wind may help, hinder B.C. fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The London Free Press

    A firefighting airtanker makes a drop on the Little Bobtail Lake Fire located 30 miles east of Prince George, British Columbia, Canada as seen in an undated picture from the B.C. Wildfire Management Branch. The blaze has burned 20,000 hectares as of May 16, 2015 and is 20 percent controlled, according to the Wildlife Management Branch.

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