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  1. Latvala leads Rally of Portugal after 2nd dayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Finland's Jari-Matti Latvala took the lead of the Rally of Portugal after race organizers canceled one of Friday's seven scheduled stages because of a forest fire. Latvala steered his Volkswagen Polo to an 11-second lead over British driver Kris Meeke in second place with two more days of driving to go.

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  2. Red Earth Creek wildfire now contained; fire bans issued for Sherwood Park and EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The fire began after a man allegedly lit his truck on fire in a ditch on Highway 88, about 44 kilometres south of Red Earth Creek on Tuesday. It then spread to the bush and was considered out-of-control.

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  3. Extremely high fire danger in JuneauRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Fire burns at the Funny River area on May 25, 2014. The Funny River Fire in the Kenai-Kodiak Area Forest in Alaska began on May 19, 2014 from an unknown cause and has consumed 183,294 acres to date and is 30% contained.

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  4. TRPA guest column: Drought highlights need for wildfire preparation in TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    It's Wildfire Awareness Month at Tahoe, and with the summer tourist season around the corner, we must all remember that drought has left our region with severely dry forest conditions and an extreme risk of wildfire. This summer we need to think about "when" not "if" another fire will happen.

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  5. Alaska wildfire responders keeping eye on dry conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | APRN

    ... can easily ignite. With low humidity and temperatures reaching the low 80s, conditions are perfect for sparking a wildfire. Mowry says the same weather system is drying out southcentral Alaska and even making coastal rainforest on the Panhandle ...

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  6. Ontario sends 72 firefighters to YukonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBC News

    Yukon firefighters have been dampening fires sparked by human activity and recent lightning storms. Reinforcements are coming to Yukon from Ontario as 72 firefighters are flying in to help with the territory's wildfires.

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  7. Brooktrails Fire Abatement updateRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Willits News

    ... faces a unique set of fire dangers, and challenges. Set in a dense forest Brooktrails residents are at a greater wildfire risk than most other communities. This means that the Brooktrails Fire Department must take extra measures, including ...

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  8. Small brush fire burning in Tonto Nat'l ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    Forest officials said the 3 to 5-acre fire, called the Valley Fire, is burning along State Route 87 near milepost 213.

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  9. Oak Tree Fire 50 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Oak Tree Fire 50 percent contained, resources diverted Fire crews continued to gain an upper hand on a wildfire in southern Arizona, allowing resources to move elsewhere. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1SoPJIU Wildfire crews were being diverted from the Oak Tree Fire burning north of Sonoita on May 22, 2015 after blaze's growth was checked.

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  10. Dry Conditions Have Alaska Wildfire Responders Keeping Eye OutRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... can easily ignite. With low humidity and temperatures reaching the low 80s, conditions are perfect for sparking a wildfire. Mowry says the same weather system is drying out southcentral Alaska and even making coastal rainforest on the Panhandle ...

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  11. Arizona Wildfire Season Delayed by Cool, Wet WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... of the state. Andrews said despite the increased moisture, now is the time for people to begin preparing for the wildfire season by clearing brush around their homes. At the end of the day, it is Arizona and it is going to get hot," he said. We have ...

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  12. Trends point to an average fire seasonRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Ouray County Plaindealer

    By Sheridan Block sheridan@ouraynews.com It was a dry early spring that had many Coloradans worried about the outlook for the upcoming wildfire season; however, thanks to recent storms, things are beginning to look a little more normal. Fire Meteorologist Tim Mathewson of the Rocky Mountain Coordination Center presented this year's fire weather outlook during the West Region Wildfire Council monthly meeting on Thursday, May 14. According to his report, seasonal trends reveal that Colorado's wildfire season is looking at average conditions.

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  13. Official: Arson may be cause of vegetation fireRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRCR

    The Redding Fire Department responded to a report of a vegetation fire around 10:25 a.m. on Friday in Redding near Grand Avenue and Mason Street. According to a fire investigator at scene, there was a burned mattress in the field and they think the fire may have been arson with someone setting the mattress on fire.

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  14. Fires erupt in northern B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    UPDATE: The Prophet River fire is now estimated to cover 700 hectares, according to Jordan Turner, Fire Information Officer for the Wildfire Management Branch. Turner said the fire has "grown very quickly since yesterday."

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  15. Progress made on Bobtail forest fireRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... more than 315 firefighters are on site, along with 11 helicopters, 45 pieces of heavy equipment and six airtankers. Wildfire Management reminds the public that the evacuation orders and restrictions are still in place and to stay away to let the ...

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  16. Fire bans in place across Saskatchewan as wildfire risk extremeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Corman Park issued a full fire ban on Friday for the rural municipality due to the very dry conditions. The ban is effective immediately and does not allow for any open flame fires until the ban is lifted.

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  17. Crews battle brush fire in MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    With Vermont turning green over the last couple of weeks, brush fire concerns have receded, but there is a big fire burning today in Milton. It is burning in a heavily forested area on top of Eagle Mountain close to the shore of Lake Champlain.

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  18. eastern diamondback firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RedOrbit

    The connection between the eastern diamondback rattlesnake and fire is so strong we could almost call it the Firesnake. Biologist and scientific "snake charmer" Jennifer Fill, from the University of South Carolina , has been studying that connection, bringing together her two passions - snakes and fire.

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  19. Humans blamed for most forest fires in Sask. this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The number of forest fires in Saskatchewan is up this year and the province is reminding people to take extra care. "Because of the dry, hot, warm conditions, we ask the public to be very careful with any type of burning," Wasylenchuk said.

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  20. The Minimalist Guide To Managing Your Brand Reputation OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Duct Tape Marketing

    A dissatisfied customer, on an average, tells 25 of his friends, while a happy one tells only 15. Seems like if good reviews spread like wildfire, bad reviews would be rushing with light speed. Reviews, and how the masses consume them, are human nature, but this human nature can be fatal for online businesses especially at a time when 8 out of 10 customers treat and trust online reviews just like personal recommendations.

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